Gorgasia maculata Klausewitz & Eibl-Eibesfeldt 1959,

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: 54

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Gorgasia maculata Klausewitz & Eibl-Eibesfeldt 1959


Gorgasia maculata Klausewitz & Eibl-Eibesfeldt 1959  — Whitespotted garden eel ( Fig. 14View FIGURE 14)

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on specimens photographed at Lissenung Island by Dietmar Amon on 1 Jan. 2010, and at St. KVG 14 in Kavieng District by Serge Andréfouët on 16 Aug. 2014  .

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.—General distribution: Maldives east to Philippines and Solomon Islands. Found on sand bottoms, 15–48 m depth. Marine.