Encheliophis boraborensis ( Kaup 1856 )

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-CFD719B20CB7

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scientific name

Encheliophis boraborensis ( Kaup 1856 )
status

 

Encheliophis boraborensis ( Kaup 1856)  — Pinhead pearlfish

Status at New Ireland. Originally described from Carteret Harbour, New Ireland as Fierasfer parvipinnis  by Kaup (1856: 99–100); reported from New Hanover by Peters (1877: 844).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 1, 3.—General distribution: Mauritius east to Caroline and Society islands, north to Taiwan and Yaeyama Islands. Benthic, reef-associated, lives in holothurians, 1–150 m depth. Marine.