Alopias superciliosus Lowe 1841

Andréfouët, Serge, Chen, Wei-Jen, Kinch, Jeff, Mana, Ralph, Russell, Barry C., Tully, Dean & White, William T., 2019, Checklist of the marine and estuarine fishes of New Ireland Province, Papua New Guinea, western Pacific Ocean, with 810 new records, Zootaxa 4588 (1), pp. 1-360: 38

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4588.1.1

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http://treatment.plazi.org/id/1577035E-8021-FF82-EDFC-CC8E1BC20D2C

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scientific name

Alopias superciliosus Lowe 1841
status

 

Alopias superciliosus Lowe 1841  — Bigeye thresher

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on confirmed records from an observer program on shark longline vessels in in May and June 2014 (NFA and CSIRO unpublished data); tissue samples and vertebrae retained.

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 1, 5.—General distribution: Circumglobal in warm temperate and tropical seas. Pelagic, 0 – 700 m depth. Marine.