Pomacentrus chrysurus Cuvier,

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: 219

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Pomacentrus chrysurus Cuvier


Pomacentrus chrysurus Cuvier  [ex Broussonet] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830—Whitetail damselfish

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on a video of a specimen taken on north coast of Manne Island, Kavieng District at 1–11 m depth, St. KR36, in 2014 (identified by Barry C. Russell); another taken at Nubilus Island, off eastern New Hanover, at 3–32 m depth, St. KR88, in 2014.

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 1, 2.—General distribution: Maldives and Sri Lanka east to Palau and Papua New Guinea, north to southern Japan, south to northern Australia and New Caledonia. Found on inshore rocky and coral outcrops, 0–3 m depth. Marine.