Benthodesmus tenuis (Günther 1877)

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: 310

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-8131-FE92-EDFC-CC6F1A7E0D6F

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Benthodesmus tenuis (Günther 1877)
status

 

Benthodesmus tenuis (Günther 1877)  —Slender frostfish

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on NTUM 11098 (1 specimen, ca. 335 mm SL, St. CP 4421-34, northeast of New Hanover), NTUM 11102 (1 specimen, ca. 454 mm SL, St. CP 4422-22, northeast of New Hanover), and NTUM 11144 (1 specimen, ca. 405 mm SL, St. CP 4439-23, northeast of New Hanover ).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 1.—General distribution: circumglobal in tropical and warm temperate seas. Benthopelagic, 200–850 m depth. Marine.