Malakichthys barbatus Yamanoue & Yoseda 2001,

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 barbatus Yamanoue & Yoseda 2001


Malakichthys barbatus Yamanoue & Yoseda 2001  ( Fig. 48View FIGURE 48)—Barbel seabass

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on NTUM 11086 (1 specimen, 118.0 mm SL, St. CP 4420-23, northeast of New Hanover ).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 1.—General distribution: southern Japan. Demersal on the continental slope, 200–600 m depth. Marine.