Sternoptyx obscura Garman 1899

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: 61

publication ID

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

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:C7390B16-569F-46A2-A823-0018E1934873

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/1577035E-8038-FF9B-EDFC-CB761A8B0B99

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Sternoptyx obscura Garman 1899
status

 

Sternoptyx obscura Garman 1899  — Obscure hatchetfish

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on NTUM material (1 specimen, St. CP 4436-14, north of Kavieng ).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.—General distribution: Circumglobal in tropical and temperate seas, except for North Atlantic. Bathypelagic, 500–2700 m depth. Marine.