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

publication ID

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

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:C7390B16-569F-46A2-A823-0018E1934873

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/1577035E-8041-FFE2-EDFC-CA331C4D0ABF

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Encheliophis homei (Richardson 1846)
status

 

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.