Rogadius pristiger (Cuvier in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1829),

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

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4588.1.1

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scientific name

Rogadius pristiger (Cuvier in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1829)
status

 

Rogadius pristiger (Cuvier in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1829)  —Thorny flathead

Status at New Ireland. New record of this taxon from New Ireland; previously misidentified from Carteret Harbour, Lambom, New Ireland as Platycephalus serratus  (non Cuvier in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1829) by Peters (1877: 839).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 3.—General distribution: Red Sea and Madagascar east to Philippines and New Guinea, south to northern Australia and New Caledonia. Benthic on silt or sand bottoms, 5–80 m depth. Marine.