Malakichthys wakiyae, Jordan & Hubbs, 1925

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: 109

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Malakichthys wakiyae


Malakichthys wakiyae  Jordan & Hubbs 1925—Wakiya's seabass ( Fig. 49View FIGURE 49)

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on NTUM material (1 specimen, St. CP 4420-24, northeast of New Hanover ).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 1.—General distribution: Taiwan to southern Japan; Papua New Guinea. Demersal on the continental slope, 200–425 m depth. Marine.