Western rock lobsters can only be found in the Indo-West Pacific Ocean region. They are restricted primarily to the west coast of Australia between the Northwest Cape and Hamelin Harbour, but they can also be found at some of the offshore islands.
Biogeographic Regions: indian ocean; pacific ocean
- Holthius, L. 1991. Marine Lobsters of the World: an annotated and illustrated catalogue of species of interest to fisheries known to date. Rome: Food and Agriculture Organizations of the United Nations.