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The ceratioid anglerfishes (Lophiiformes: Ceratioidei) of New Zealand
A. L. Stewart & T. W. Pietsch (1998). Data from: The ceratioid anglerfishes (Lophiiformes: Ceratioidei) of New Zealand. Southwestern OBIS, National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research (NIWA), Wellington, New Zealand, 172 records, Online released on October 12, 2015.
Contact: Mackay, Kevin

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Ceratioid anglerfishes collected from New Zealand waters are reviewed on the basis of all known material. Twenty species in nine genera and six families are recognised; nine species represent new records for the region, and one species of Oneirodes is described as new to science. Diagnostic and descriptive data are given with notes on geographical distribution. Diagnoses of all ceratioid families are provided, against the possibility of capture within the New Zealand EEZ

Biology > Fish
Marine/Coastal, PSE, New Zealand, Ceratioidei

Geographical coverage
PSE, New Zealand [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
1941 - 1991

Taxonomic coverage
Ceratioidei [WoRMS]

Occurrence of biota

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, moredata creator
National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research (NIWA), moredata creator

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NZOBIS: Southwestern Pacific Ocean Biodiversity Information System, more

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2016-01-19
Information last updated: 2016-01-19
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