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Eschmeyer's Catalog of Fishes
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Species in the family or subfamily Tetrabrachiidae: [ 2 ] records

melanurus, Dibrachichthys Pietsch [T. W.], Johnson [J. W.] & Arnold [R. J.] 2009:483, Figs. 1A, 2A, 3A, 4A, 5A [Copeia 2009 (no. 3); ref. 30380] Northeast of Ussher Point, 11°06.9'S, 142°51.9;E, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia, depth 23 meters. Holotype: QM I.37271. Paratypes: (41) at CSIRO, NTM, QM, UW, WAM. •Valid as Dibrachichthys melanurus Pietsch, Johnson & Arnold 2009 -- (Larson et al. 2013:54 [ref. 32988]). Current status: Valid as Dibrachichthys melanurus Pietsch, Johnson & Arnold 2009. Tetrabrachiidae. Distribution: Queensland, Northern Territory to Western Australia and the Aru Islands, Indonesia. Habitat: marine.

ocellatum, Tetrabrachium Günther [A.] 1880:45, Pl. 19 (fig. C) [Report on the shore fishes procured during the voyage of H. M. S. Challenger in the years 1873-1876 v. 1 (pt 6); ref. 2011] South of New Guinea, Challenger station 188, 9°59'S, 139°42'E, depth 28 fathoms. Holotype (unique): BMNH 1879.5.14.618. •Valid as Tetrabrachium ocellatum Günther 1880 -- (Allen & Swainston 1988:38 [ref. 25477], Paxton et al. 1989:281 [ref. 12442], Allen 1997:62 [ref. 23977], Pietsch 1999:2017 [ref. 24766], Hutchins 2001:22 [ref. 25847], Allen et al. 2006:646 [ref. 29066], Pietsch et al. 2009:483 [ref. 30380], Larson et al. 2013:55 [ref. 32988]). Current status: Valid as Tetrabrachium ocellatum Günther 1880. Tetrabrachiidae. Distribution: Australia and New Guinea. Habitat: marine.

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