Parexocoetus brachypterus (Solander in 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: 78

publication ID

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

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scientific name

Parexocoetus brachypterus (Solander in Richardson 1846)
status

 

Parexocoetus brachypterus (Solander in Richardson 1846)  —Sailfin flyingfish

Status at New Ireland. First recorded from of Cape St. George, New Ireland by Munro (1958: 138–139).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 3.—General distribution: East Africa, Madagascar and Mascarenes east to Hawaiian and Marquesas islands, south to northern Australia, New Caledonia and Tonga, Panama (eastern Pacific). Epipelagic in oceanic waters, 0–10 m depth. Marine.