Parapriacanthus dispar (Herre 1935)

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: 177

publication ID

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

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scientific name

Parapriacanthus dispar (Herre 1935)
status

 

Parapriacanthus dispar (Herre 1935)  —Dispar sweeper

Status at New Ireland. First recorded from West Harbour, New Hanover and Emirau Island, St. Mathias Group by Kailola (1975: 154); reported from New Ireland by Allen & Erdmann (2012: 511); a specimen observed at north coast of Kavieng District, 2–24 m depth, St. T7, on 1 Nov. 2006, by Gerald R. Allen. KFRS material.

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 1, 2, 4.—General distribution: Indonesia east to Philippines and Solomon Islands, south to Queensland ( Australia) and New Caledonia. Found in large schools in caves and under ledges, 10–25 m depth. Marine.