Encheliophis vermicularis Müller 1842

Andréfouët, Serge, Chen, Wei-Jen, Kinch, Jeff, Mana, Ralph, Russell, Barry C., Tully, Dean & White, William T., 2019, Checklist of the marine and estuarine fishes of New Ireland Province, Papua New Guinea, western Pacific Ocean, with 810 new records, Zootaxa 4588 (1), pp. 1-360: 70

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4588.1.1

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persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/1577035E-8041-FFE2-EDFC-CADB19B20B9F

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Plazi

scientific name

Encheliophis vermicularis Müller 1842
status

 

Encheliophis vermicularis Müller 1842  — Worm pearlfish

Status at New Ireland. First   GoogleMaps recorded from St. Mathias   GoogleMaps by Duncker & Mohr (1929: 80), based on ZMH 11949View Materials. NTUM 11402 (1 specimen, 84.5 mm SL, St. KR 14, northwest of Manne Island, Kavieng District, 2°41.240’S 150°41.234’E, 3–12 m depth, 4 June 2014)

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2, 4.—General distribution: Red Sea, East Africa and Mascarenes east to Gulf of California and Galapagos Archipelago. Benthic, reef-associated, lives in holothurians, 0–30 m depth. Marine.