Notoscopelus caudispinosus (Johnson 1863),

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: 69

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Notoscopelus caudispinosus (Johnson 1863)


Notoscopelus caudispinosus (Johnson 1863)  — Luminous lampfish

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on NTUM material (1 specimen, St. CP 4423-7, northeast of New Hanover ).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 1.—General distribution: Circumglobal in tropical seas, but not in eastern Pacific. Bathypelagic, 0–360 m depth. Marine.