Cymbacephalus nematophthalmus (Günther 1860)

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: 107-108

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-806E-FFCC-EDFC-C9B818980E84

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Plazi

scientific name

Cymbacephalus nematophthalmus (Günther 1860)
status

 

Cymbacephalus nematophthalmus (Günther 1860)  —Fringe-eyed flathead

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on a specimen photographed at St. KVG24 (off northwestern Bauddisson Island) by Serge Andréfouët on 22 Aug. 2014.

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.—General distribution: Malaysia and Indonesia east to Philippines and New Guinea, south to northern Australia. Benthic on sand or coral rubble in coral reef, 0–5 m depth. Transitional water, marine.