Onigocia spinosa (Temminck & Schlegel 1843),

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: 108

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Onigocia spinosa (Temminck & Schlegel 1843)


Onigocia spinosa (Temminck & Schlegel 1843)  —Spiny flathead

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on NTUM 11206 (2 specimens, St. CP 4455-56-57, eastnortheast of Bangatang).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.—General distribution: Indonesia east to Philippines and New Guinea, north to southern Japan, south to northern Australia. Benthic on sand or rubble bottom near reefs, 8–250 m depth. Marine.