About the book:

This volume deals with the deep-water fishes of New Caledonia. It includes papers on taxonomy and biogeography of 15 fish families: Moridae, Euclichthy-idae, Carapidae, Ophidiidae, Aphyonidae, Macro-rhamphosidae, Triglidae, Gempylidae, Bothidae, Triacanthodidae, Monacanthidae, Ostraciidae, Triodontidae, and Tetraodontidae. As a result, 85 species (17 new) belonging to 49 genera are described.