Trichiurus auriga Klunzinger 1884,

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

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Trichiurus auriga Klunzinger 1884


Trichiurus auriga Klunzinger 1884  —Pearly hairtail

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on NTUM 12414 (1 specimen, 301.3 mm TL, St. CP 4255-6, 11.2 km northwest of Kavieng ).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.—General distribution: Red Sea east to Papua ( Indonesia) and Northern Territory ( Australia). Benthopelagic, 250–350 m depth. Marine.