Zenarchopterus dispar (Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1847 ),

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: 79

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Zenarchopterus dispar (Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1847 )


Zenarchopterus dispar (Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1847)  —Spoonfin river halfbeak ( Fig. 26View FIGURE 26)

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on specimens photographed by D. Tully among mangroves at Bauddisson Island, Kavieng District, on 10 Nov 2017.

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.—General distribution: Indo-West Pacific: East Africa and Madagascar east to Fiji and Samoa, north to Philippines, south to northern Australia and New Caledonia, 0–1 m depth. Freshwater, transitional water and marine.