Encheliophis homei (Richardson 1846),

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: 70

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Encheliophis homei (Richardson 1846)


Encheliophis homei (Richardson 1846)  — Silver pearlfish

Status at New Ireland. First recorded from New Hanover as Fierasfer homei  by Peters (1877: 844).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 1.—General distribution: Red Sea, East Africa and Mascarenes east to Hawaiian, Society and Gambier islands, north to Ryukyu Islands, south to Western Australia, Queensland ( Australia) and New Caledonia. Benthic, reef-associated, lives in holothurians, 0–30 m depth. Marine.