Hirundichthys oxycephalus (Bleeker 1853),

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Hirundichthys oxycephalus (Bleeker 1853)


Hirundichthys oxycephalus (Bleeker 1853)  —Bony flyingfish

Status at New Ireland. First recorded from of islands of Namatanai District, southern New Ireland as Hirundichthys oxycephalus oxycephalus  by Shakhovskoy & Parin (2013: 521).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 5.—General distribution: eastern Indian Ocean and western Pacific Ocean; north to sea of Japan, south to New South Wales ( Australia). Epipelagic in oceanic waters, 0–20 m depth. Marine.