Peristedion longicornutum Fricke, Kawai, Yato & Motomura 2017

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: 106

publication ID

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

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

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/1577035E-806D-FFCE-EDFC-CB4D1AF408E1

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scientific name

Peristedion longicornutum Fricke, Kawai, Yato & Motomura 2017
status

 

Peristedion longicornutum Fricke, Kawai, Yato & Motomura 2017  —Longhorn armoured gurnard

Status at New Ireland. Recorded from New Ireland and New Guinea in original description by Fricke et al. (2017: 92), based on NTUM 12297 (holotype, 100.7 mm SL, St. CP 4446-10, north of New Hanover), MNHN 2017-0006 (1 paratype, 113.1 mm SL, St. CP 4446-11, north of New Hanover), NTUM 12296 (1 paratype, 94.2 mm SL, St. CP 4418-9, northeast of New Hanover ), NTUM 11071 (2 paratypes, 90.7–106.5 mm SL, St. CP 4419-4, CP4419-6, northeast of New Hanover ), NTUM 11156 (2 paratypes, 99.8–116.6 mm SL, St. CP 4444-7-8, north of New Hanover ), and NTUM 11167 (3 specimens, 97.4–108.8 mm SL, northeast of New Hanover ).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 1.—General distribution: Papua New Guinea to Solomon Islands and Vanuatu. Benthic, on the continental slope, 340–506 m depth. Marine.