Phenacoscorpius megalops Fowler 1938

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: 101

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-8060-FFC3-EDFC-CF431DB00C6F

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Phenacoscorpius megalops Fowler 1938
status

 

Phenacoscorpius megalops Fowler 1938  —Noline scorpionfish

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on NTUM 12339 (1 specimen, 26.7 mm SL, St. CP 4255-36, northwest of Kavieng ).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.—General distribution: Indonesia east to Hawaiian Islands, north to southern Japan, south to northern Australia and New Caledonia. Benthic, 48–622 m depth. Marine.