The generic name Neoaploactis, from the Latin neo (new) + aploactis, in reference to its newness and uniqueness in relation to other fishes of the family Aploactinidae.
Author: Bray, D.J. 2020
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Bray, D.J. 2020, Neoaploactis in Fishes of Australia, accessed 23 Mar 2023, https://fishesofaustralia.net.au/Home/genus/964
Eschmeyer, W.N. & Allen, G.R. 1978. Neoaploactis tridorsalis, a new genus and species of fish from the Great Barrier Reef, Australia (Scorpaeniformes: Aploactinidae). Records of the Western Australian Museum 6(4) : 443-448. See ref online