Zenarchopterus dunckeri Mohr 1926,

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: 79

publication ID


publication LSID


persistent identifier


treatment provided by


scientific name

Zenarchopterus dunckeri Mohr 1926


Zenarchopterus dunckeri Mohr 1926  —Duncker's river garfish

Status at New Ireland. Reported from Kavieng, New Ireland in original description by Mohr (1926: 255), based on ZMH 13968View Materials, 16160; also recorded by Duncker & Mohr (1926: 127–128). Specimens observed at Kavieng fish market in 2004–2005 by Jeff Kinch during CFMDP Survey.

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.—General distribution: Andaman Islands east to Philippines and Solomon Islands, north to Ryukyu Islands, 0–1 m depth. Freshwater, transitional water and marine.