Hyporhamphus balinensis (Bleeker 1858)

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

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

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scientific name

Hyporhamphus balinensis (Bleeker 1858)
status

 

Hyporhamphus balinensis (Bleeker 1858)  —Balinese garfish

Status at New Ireland. First recorded from off Cape St. George, New Ireland as Hemirhamphus balinensis  by Munro (1958: 135); reported from Kavieng, New Ireland by Parin et al. (1980: 59).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 1, 3.—General distribution: Red Sea and East Africa east to Caroline and Cook islands, north to Philippines, south to Vanuatu. Found in schools, mainly above coral reefs, 0–6 m depth. Marine.