Uranoscopus oligolepis Bleeker 1878,

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

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-80F9-FF5A-EDFC-CFF518610CB1

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Uranoscopus oligolepis Bleeker 1878
status

 

Uranoscopus oligolepis Bleeker 1878  —Drab nakednake stargazer

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on NTUM 11224 (2 specimens, 35.3–39.8 mm SL, St. CP 4457-09-10, northeast of Bangatang Island), NTUM 11276 (1 specimen, 32.3 mm SL, St. DW 4474-8, southeast of Bauddisson Island ), and NTUM 11320 (1 specimen, 38.4 mm SL, St. CP 4490-21, off northwest side of New Hanover).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 1, 2.—General distribution: Saya de Malha Bank (western Indian Ocean) east to Papua New Guinea, north to Taiwan, south to New Caledonia. Sand and rubble bottoms, 50–150 m depth. Marine.