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Title: Paratrachichthys heptalepis, a New Roughie (Pisces, Trachichthyidae) from the Hawaiian Islands 
Author: Gon, Ofer
Date: 1983-07
Publisher: University of Hawai'i Press
Citation: Gon O. 1983. Paratrachichthys heptalepis, a new roughie (Pisces, Trachichthyidae) from the Hawaiian Islands. Pac Sci 293-299.
Abstract: A new species of trachichthyid fish, Paratrachichthys heptalepis,
is described from 33 specimens that were collected by the U.S. National Marine
Fisheries Service (NMFS), Honolulu Laboratory, in a series of cruises in the
Hawaiian Island s. The depth range of the catches was 50- 255 m. P. heptalepis
is closely related to P. prosthemius Jordan and Fowler, from Japan, and P.
novaezelandicus Kotlyar, from New Zealand.
ISSN: 0030-8870

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