Amphiprion chrysopterus Cuvier in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830

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: 206

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

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scientific name

Amphiprion chrysopterus Cuvier in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830
status

 

Amphiprion chrysopterus Cuvier in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830  —Orangefin anemonefish

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on specimens photographed on 1 June 2013 during ACIAR Aquarium Survey in Kavieng District (see Teitelbaum et al. 2013: 14); a video of a specimen taken off southern New Hanover , at 4–51 m depth, St. KR 110, in 2014 (identified by Barry C. Russell).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 1, 2.—General distribution: Eastern Indonesia east to Caroline and Tuamotu islands, north to Philippines, south to New Caledonia. Found in lagoons and on seaward reef slopes, commensal with sea anemones, 1–30 m depth. Marine.