Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report
|CAAB Code:||37 212006|
Malthopsis bulla Ho & Last, 2021
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|Taxon Notes:||Updated from Malthopsis sp. W2 [of P. Last] after species described by Ho & Last (2021) from specimens collected off northern Australia between north of Port Hedland (18°16´S, 118°12´E), WA and NE of Cape Don, Arafura Sea (9°19´S, 132°49´E), NT in 140-1023m depth (only one record deeper than 400m).|
|Record source and|
|Ho, Hsuan-Ching, Last, Peter, 2021. Review of the batfish genus Malthopsis from Australia (Lophiiformes: Ogcocephalidae), with descriptions of five new species , Bulletin of Marine Science, Vol. 97: 165-218. doi:10.5343/bms.2020.0037|