Chascanopsetta novaeguineae Tongboonkua, Lee & Chen 2018,

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

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Chascanopsetta novaeguineae Tongboonkua, Lee & Chen 2018


* Chascanopsetta novaeguineae Tongboonkua, Lee & Chen 2018  —New Guinea pelican flounder ( Fig. 155View FIGURE 155)

Status at New Ireland. Recorded from New Ireland in original description by Tongboonkua et al. (2018), based on NTUM 11063 (holotype), St. CP 4418-2, northeast of New Hanover   ; ASIZP 73775View Materials (1 paratype), St. CP 3654, northeast of New Hanover   ); NTUM 10675 (2 paratypes), St. CP 4419-1-2, northeast of New Hanover ; 1 specimen, St. CP 4421-1, northeast of New Hanover  ; NTUM 12333 (2 paratypes), St. CP 4445-3-4, northeast of New Hanover   ).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 1.—General distribution: Endemic to Papua New Guinea. Bathydemersal on soft bottoms, 273–505 m depth. Marine.