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impostor, Diaphus Nafpaktitis [B. G.], Robertson [D. A.] & Paxton [J. R.] 1995:336, Fig. 1 [New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research v. 29 (no. 3); ref. 21810] Halmahera Sea, 0°00.2'N, 128°42.2'E, Alpha Helix station 139, depth 0-140 meters. Holotype: LACM 4425-1. Paratypes: AMS I.34830-001 [ex LACM 36086-3] (2); BMNH 1994.8.19.1-2 (2); LACM 36066-3 (1), 36116-7 (1), 44252-1 (1); MNHN 1994-0557 to 0558 (2); NMNZ 31337 (2); SAM 33371 (2); USNM 330963 (2). Additional material: AMS I.24766-001 (2); LACM (80 lots, 288); MNHN (2 lots, 7). •Valid as Diaphus impostor Nafpaktitis, Robertson & Paxton 1995 -- (Paxton & Hulley 1999:1962 [ref. 24748], Paxton et al. 2006:515 [ref. 28994], Fricke et al. 2011:361 [ref. 31242]). Current status: Valid as Diaphus impostor Nafpaktitis, Robertson & Paxton 1995. Myctophidae: Diaphinae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific. Habitat: marine.