Upeneus lombok Uiblein & White 2015,

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: 176

publication ID

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

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:C7390B16-569F-46A2-A823-0018E1934873

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/1577035E-80AB-FF08-EDFC-CD6D1B9F0A01

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Upeneus lombok Uiblein & White 2015
status

 

Upeneus lombok Uiblein & White 2015  —Lombok goatfish

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on NTUM 11241 (1 specimen, 69.2 mm SL, St. CP 4458-9, 11.0 km west of Kavieng   GoogleMaps, 2°33.33’S 150°41.45’E– 2°33.32’S 150°43.18’E, 180–181 m depth, R/ V Alis, 30 Apr. 2014), and NTUM 11363 (1 specimen, St. CP 4501-6, 9.4 km westsouthwest of Kavieng, 2°34.89’S 150°44.06'E 2°34.84'S 150°42.86’E, 94–95 m depth, R/ V Alis, 7 Sept. 2014)GoogleMaps  .

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.—General distribution: Southern Indonesia to northeastern Australia. 54–180 m depth. Marine.

Remarks. The present species represents a new depth record for the species, which was previously known from depths of 54–60 m ( Uiblein & White 2015).