Apristurus yangi White, Mana & Naylor, 2017e,

White, William T. & Ko’Ou, Alfred, 2018, An annotated checklist of the chondrichthyans of Papua New Guinea, Zootaxa 4411 (1), pp. 1-82: 27

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4411.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:255EE06E-3171-41F3-BB3D-E7D29537A292

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/735C87F1-8A4C-FFB4-9BF6-FF3F5BD38B3F

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Apristurus yangi White, Mana & Naylor, 2017e
status

 

Apristurus yangi White, Mana & Naylor, 2017e 

Yang’s Longnose Catshark

Apristurus yangi White, Mana & Naylor, 2017e: 25  , Figs 1View FIGURE 1 –6. Holotype: ASIZ P0080718. Type locality: Vitiaz Strait , Morobe Province, PNG 

Local synonymy: White et al., 2017e: 25, Figs 1View FIGURE 1 –6 (New Ireland and Vitiaz Strait); White et al., 2018: 106, figs ( PNG).

PNG voucher material: (2 spec.) ASIZ P0080718 (holotype), adult female 437 mm TL, Vitiaz Strait, Morobe Province, 06°02.030' S, 147°37.490' E, 700–701 m depth, 7 Oct. 2010; NTUM 11491, female 205 mm TL, northwest of Kavieng, New Ireland, 02°20' S, 150°38' E, 630–786 m depth, 29 Aug. 2014.

Remarks: First recorded from PNG by White et al. (2017e); belongs to the longicephalus -group of the genus Apristurus  . Endemic to PNG.

PNG

Division of Primary Industry

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Chondrichthyes

Order

Carcharhiniformes

Family

Scyliorhinidae

Genus

Apristurus

Loc

Apristurus yangi White, Mana & Naylor, 2017e

White, William T. & Ko’Ou, Alfred 2018
2018
Loc

Apristurus yangi

White, Mana & Naylor 2017: 25
2017