Squalus montalbani Whitley 1931,

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: 43

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Squalus montalbani Whitley 1931


Squalus montalbani Whitley 1931  — Shortspine spurdog

Status at New Ireland. First recorded from off Kavieng, New Ireland and Papua New Guinea by White et al. (2018: 41), White & Ko'ou (2018: 12), based on a specimen (CSIRO H.8002-01) collected in 2015 by longline.

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.—General distribution: Temperate and tropical Australia to Taiwan. Demersal, 295 – 670 m depth. Marine.