Lamnidae, Bonaparte, 1835

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: 38

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Isurus oxyrinchus Rafinesque 1810  — Shortfin mako

Status at New Ireland. First recorded from Kavieng, New Ireland by Kailola (1987a: 3).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.—General distribution: Circumglobal in tropical and temperate seas. Oceanic, usually in surface water, sometimes inshore, 0–740 m depth. Marine.