Pomacentrus aurifrons Allen 2004,

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 aurifrons Allen 2004


Pomacentrus aurifrons Allen 2004  —Yellowhead damselfish

Status at New Ireland. New record from New Hanover, based on specimens photographed at St. KVG29 (southeast of New Hanover) by Serge Andréfouët on 24 Aug. 2014; a video of a specimen taken at northwestern Manne Island , Kavieng District , at 3–12 m depth, St. KR 14, in 2014 (identified by Barry C. Russell).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 1, 2.—General distribution: Papua New Guinea to Solomon Islands, Vanuatu and New Caledonia. Fringing and patch reefs, 2–14 m depth. Marine.