Strongylura leiura (Bleeker 1850)

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: 80

publication ID

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

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:C7390B16-569F-46A2-A823-0018E1934873

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/1577035E-804B-FFE8-EDFC-CBD31A0B0897

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Strongylura leiura (Bleeker 1850)
status

 

Strongylura leiura (Bleeker 1850)  —Banded needlefish

Status at New Ireland. First recorded from Matanalaua River, New Hanover, by Munro (1958: 133); record confirmed by Parin (1967: 35).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 1.—General distribution: East Africa, Seychelles, Comores and western Mascarenes east to Hawaiian Islands, Easter Island and Sala-y-Gomez Ridge, north to central Japan and Ogasawara Islands, south to Kimberleys (Western Australia), Lord Howe Island, New Caledonia, Kermadec Islands and Rapa, 0–3 m depth. Transitional water and marine.