"I have done the wrong thing and accept the penalty. I'm gutted to miss a test match, but the standards are there for a reason and the fault is mine."
Cricket Australia said Pattinson would not be replaced in the squad for the two tests against Pakistan, which means Starc is likely to play alongside Pat Cummins and Josh Hazlewood in Australia's pace attack for the match at the Gabba.
"We actually had a chat last night about how we hold ourselves to really high standards now with our behaviour.
"That's not just when we're playing (international) cricket, we've got to go back to domestic cricket and lead the way on that front as well.
"We're disappointed in that but James has owned up, knows he's made a mistake and apologised for it, and he'll come back bigger and better."
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