Hyporhamphus affinis (Günther 1866)

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

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

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http://treatment.plazi.org/id/1577035E-804A-FFE9-EDFC-CF4618330C64

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scientific name

Hyporhamphus affinis (Günther 1866)
status

 

Hyporhamphus affinis (Günther 1866)  —Tropical halfbeak

Status at New Ireland. First recorded from southern New Ireland by Parin et al. (1980: 59).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 3.—General distribution: Red Sea and East Africa east to New Caledonia; immigrated into Mediterranean Sea through Suez Canal. Found in schools, mainly above coral reefs, 0– 6 m depth. Marine.