Updated from Malthopsis sp. Q1 [of P. Last] after species described by Ho & Last (2021) from specimens collected from east of Dunk Island (17°56´S, 146°58´E) south to Capricorn Channel, east of Rockhampton (22°52´S, 152°42´E), Qld in 220-300m.
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