Uranoscopus kaianus Günther 1880,

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: 254

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Uranoscopus kaianus Günther 1880


Uranoscopus kaianus Günther 1880  —Kai stargazer

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on NTUM 11345 (1 specimen, 232.0 mm SL, St. DW 4496-15, northwest of New Hanover ).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 1.—General distribution: Indonesia east to Philippines and Papua New Guinea. Sand bottoms, 200–300 m depth. Marine.