Thysanophrys papillaris   Imamura & Knapp,  1999 (Fish)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Scorpaeniformes
Family:Platycephalidae

Description
Size: 12.1 cm.

Synonym (s)

Common Name (s)
• Smallknob flathead (English)
Economic Importance and Threats
(High price.)

Ecology
Habitat:  Benthic, Demersal

Biogeography


• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andaman Islands INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Imamura, H and Knapp, LW (1999) Thysanophrys papillaris, a new species of flathead from the Andaman Sea and northern Australia (Scorpaeniformes: Platycephalidae) Ichthyological Research 46(2) p 179 Available at - NCL, Pune
  • Imamura, H and LW, Knapp (1999) Thysanophrys papillaris, a new species of flathead from the Andaman Sea and northern Australia (Scorpaeniformes: Platycephalidae) Ichthyological Research 46(2) Available at - Zoological Records
  • Index to Organism Names (ION) Available at - http://www.organismnames.com/
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Froese, R and Pauly, D (2000) Fishbase 2000: Concepts, design and data sources ICLARM 344 pp Available at - http://www.fishbase.org

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