Lethrinus lentjan ( Lacepède 1802 )

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: 171

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-80AE-FF0D-EDFC-CB3E1B9C0B99

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Lethrinus lentjan ( Lacepède 1802 )
status

 

Lethrinus lentjan ( Lacepède 1802)  —Pinkear emperor

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on specimens observed at Kavieng fish market by Barry C. Russell during 7–28 June 2014.

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.—General distribution: Red Sea and East Africa east to Caroline Islands and Tonga, north to Ryukyu and Ogasawara islands, south to northern Australia. Found on sand or rubble bottoms near coral reefs, 10–50 m depth. Marine.