Rhinobatos manai White, Last & Naylor, 2016b,

White, William T. & Ko’Ou, Alfred, 2018, An annotated checklist of the chondrichthyans of Papua New Guinea, Zootaxa 4411 (1), pp. 1-82: 48-49

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/735C87F1-8A79-FF9E-9BF6-F9755E0D8994

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Plazi

scientific name

Rhinobatos manai White, Last & Naylor, 2016b
status

 

Rhinobatos manai White, Last & Naylor, 2016b 

Papuan Guitarfish

Rhinobatos manai White, Last & Naylor, 2016b: 589  , Figs 1View FIGURE 1 –6. Holotype: NTUM 11500. Type locality: northwest of Kavieng, New Ireland, Papua New Guinea.

Local synonymy: Rhinobatos manai White et al., 2016b: 589  , Figs 1View FIGURE 1 –6 (Kavieng, New Ireland)  ; White et al., 2018: 206, figs (PNG).

PNG voucher material: (1 spec.) NTUM 11500, adult male 731 mm TL, northwest of Kavieng , New Ireland, 02°30’S, 150°44’E, 191–290 m depth, 7 Sep. 2014.GoogleMaps 

Remarks: Only known from a single specimen caught during deepwater surveys off New Ireland in 2014; recently described as a new species by White et al. (2016 b). Endemic to PNG.

PNG

Division of Primary Industry

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Chondrichthyes

Order

Rajiformes

Family

Rhinobatidae

Genus

Rhinobatos

Loc

Rhinobatos manai White, Last & Naylor, 2016b

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

Rhinobatos manai

White, Last & Naylor 2016: 589
2016
Loc

Rhinobatos manai

White et al. 2016: 589
2016