Chascanopsetta prognatha Norman 1939,

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: 315

publication ID

publication LSID

persistent identifier

treatment provided by


scientific name

Chascanopsetta prognatha Norman 1939


Chascanopsetta prognatha Norman 1939  —Longjaw pelican flounder ( Fig. 156View FIGURE 156)

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on NTUM material (1 specimen, St. CP 4429-9, northeast of New Hanover ).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 1.—General distribution: Indo-West Pacific: Maldives; Ryukyu Trough to southern Japan; Papua New Guinea. Bathydemersal on soft bottoms, 494–550 m depth. Marine.