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Narcine nelsoni Carvalho, 2008  —Eastern numbfish

STATUS AT MADANG. New record from Madang and New Guinea, based on specimens collected by W.-J.

Chen. NTUM material ( NTUM 10324, 10325).

DISTRIBUTION AND HABITAT. Papua  New Guinea to Queensland ( Australia). Bathydemersal, on soft bottoms, 140– 540 m. Marine.