Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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Genus Malthopsis Alcock, 1891


Excluded Taxa


OGCOCEPHALIDAE: Malthopsis lutea Alcock, 1891 — Ho, H.-C. & Shao, K.-T. 2010. Redescription of Malthopsis lutea Alcock, 1891 and resurrection of M. kobayashi Tanaka, 1916 (Lophiiformes: Ogcocephalidae). Journal of the National Taiwan Museum 63(3): 1-18 (restricted to Red Sea to Andaman Sea)




New South Wales, Northern Territory, Queensland, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

West Atlantic and Indo-west-central Pacific.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Timor Transition (1), Southeast Transition (11), Central Eastern Province (12), Lord Howe Province (14), Central Eastern Transition (15), Northeast Transition (19), Timor Province (2), Norfolk Island Province (21), Northern Shelf Province (25), Northwest Shelf Transition (26), Northwest Transition (3)

Other Regions

Coral Sea Islands Territory

History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
25-Jun-2015 LOPHIIFORMES 16-May-2015 MODIFIED Dr Dianne Bray (NMV) Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (AM)
27-Jul-2010 MODIFIED