Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report
|CAAB Code:||37 212040|
Malthopsis gigas Ho & Shao, 2010
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|Taxon Notes:||In the Australian region this species is known from northern WA, northern Qld to southern NSW and the Norfolk Ridge south of Norfolk I in 228-500m (Ho & Last 2021).|
|Record source:||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|