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longiceps, Platycephalus Cuvier [G.] (ex Ehrenberg) in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1829:255 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 4; ref. 998] Massawa, Eritrea, Red Sea (15°38'N, 39°28'E). Ehrenberg specimens: BMNH 1880.4.21.100-101 (2); ZMB 731 (1, dry), 732 (1, dry), 8127 (1, dry). Type catalog: Paepke & Fricke 1992:278 [ref. 19946]. •Valid as Papilloculiceps longiceps (Cuvier 1829) -- (Dor 1984:90 [ref. 29757], Knapp 1986:484 [ref. 5683], Golani & Ben-Tuvia 1990:58 [ref. 15617], Goren & Dor 1994:23 [ref. 25356], Randall 1995:117 [ref. 22896], Imamura 1996:207 [ref. 22700], Golani 1998:97 [ref. 27567], Knapp in Randall & Lim 2000:608 [ref. 25122], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S103 [ref. 27377], Heemstra & Heemstra 2004:149 [ref. 28072], Golani 2005:34 [ref. 37112], Golani & Bogorodsky 2010:66 [ref. 35264], Bogorodsky & Randall 2018:[20] 258 [ref. 36492], Fricke et al. 2018:140 [ref. 35805], Golani & Fricke 2018:58 [ref. 36273], Zajonz et al. 2019:69 [ref. 36871]). Current status: Valid as Papilloculiceps longiceps (Cuvier 1829). Platycephalidae. Distribution: Red Sea, western Indian Ocean: Gulf of Aden, Socotra and Gulf of Oman south to northern South Africa, east to Madagascar and Seychelles; Mediterranean Sea (Red Sea immigrant). Habitat: marine.