Cubiceps whiteleggii (Waite 1894),

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: 314

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Cubiceps whiteleggii (Waite 1894)


Cubiceps whiteleggii (Waite 1894)  —Shadow driftfish

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on NTUM 11097 (2 specimens, St. CP 4421-28-29, northeast of New Hanover ).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 1.—General distribution: East Africa east to Philippines and New Guinea, north to southern Japan, south to northern Australia. Bathypelagic, 180–550 m depth. Marine.