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Gnathanacanthus goetzeei  Bleeker, 1855

Red velvetfish
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Australia country information

Common names: Red velvetfish
Occurrence: endemic
Salinity: marine
Abundance: | Ref:
Importance: | Ref:
Aquaculture: | Ref:
Regulations: | Ref:
Uses: no uses
Comments: Known from Western Australia, South Australia, Victoria and Tasmania including Bass Strait and the Great Australian Bight (Ref. 7300).
National Checklist:
Country Information: httpss://www.cia.gov/library/publications/resources/the-world-factbook/geos/as.html
National Fisheries Authority: https://www.csiro.au/
Occurrences: Occurrences Point map
Main Ref: Hoese, D.F., D.J. Bray, J.R. Paxton and G.R. Allen, 2006
National Database:

Classification / Names

Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes) > Scorpaeniformes (Scorpionfishes and flatheads) > Gnathanacanthidae (Red velvetfish)
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Main reference

Size / Weight / Age

Max length : 30.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 7463)

Environment

Marine; demersal

Climate / Range

Temperate, preferred ?

Distribution

Eastern Indian Ocean: Endemic to Australia (Western and South Australia, Victoria, and Tasmania).
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Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Inhabits rock reef and weed beds (Ref. 75154) of inshore waters (Ref. 7300, 75154). Benthic (Ref. 75154). Anterolateral glandular groove with venom gland (Ref. 57406).

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 90363)

Threat to humans

  Venomous (Ref. 57406)



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Estimates of some properties based on models

Phylogenetic diversity index (Ref. 82805)
PD50 = 1.5000 many relatives (e.g. carps) 0.5 - 2.0 few relatives (e.g. lungfishes)

Trophic Level (Ref. 69278)
3.6   ±0.6 se; Based on size and trophs of closest relatives

Resilience (Ref. 69278)

Vulnerability (Ref. 59153)
Low vulnerability (17 of 100)
Price category (Ref. 80766)
Unknown