Cirrhitichthys aprinus (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: 200-201

publication ID

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

publication LSID

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persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/1577035E-80C3-FF6F-EDFC-C9B818260E84

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scientific name

Cirrhitichthys aprinus (Cuvier in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1829)
status

 

Cirrhitichthys aprinus (Cuvier in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1829)  —Blotched hawkfish

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on specimens observed in Kavieng Lagoon by Jeff Kinch during ACIAR Aquarium Survey in 2013 (see Teitelbaum et al. 2013: 15).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.—General distribution: South Africa; Indonesia east to Philippines and New Guinea, north to southern Japan, south to northern Australia. Found in coastal and seaward coral reefs, 5– 40 m depth. Marine.