Sargocentron puntatissimum (Cuvier in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1829)

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: 86

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

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scientific name

Sargocentron puntatissimum (Cuvier in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1829)
status

 

Sargocentron puntatissimum (Cuvier in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1829)  —Peppered squirrelfish

Status at New Ireland. First recorded from islands off Kavieng, New Ireland by Randall (1998: 64), based on USNM 259114.

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.—General distribution: Red Sea, East and South Africa east to Hawaiian Islands and Easter Island. Found in coastal and lagoon reefs and on reef flats, 0–10 m depth. Marine.