Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

External Links

CAAB: 37437024

Species Naso annulatus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1825)

Ringtail Unicornfish, Ring-tailed Unicorn-fish, Ring-tailed Unicornfish, Ringtailed Unicornfish, Short-horned Unicorn-fish, White-margin Unicorn, Whitemargin Unicornfish

Generic Combinations




Queensland, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Dampier Archipelago (20°03'S) and Scott Reef (14°02'S), WA, Hibernia Reef (11°58'S) and Cartier Reef (12°32'S), Timor Sea, and east of Sir Charles Hardy Islands (11°51'S) to Moreton Bay (27°25'S), QLD, also Coringa-Herald Cays, Coral Sea, Lord Howe Island and Norfolk Island; tropical, Indo-Pacific.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Lord Howe Province (14), Northeast Province (18), Timor Province (2), Norfolk Island Province (21), Northwest Shelf Province (27), Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Other Regions

Coral Sea Islands Territory, Territory of Ashmore & Cartier Islands

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Coral reef, inshore, marine.


History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
11-Jun-2013 11-Jun-2013 MODIFIED
12-Feb-2010 (import)