Strongylura incisa (Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes 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: 80

publication ID

publication LSID

persistent identifier

treatment provided by


scientific name

Strongylura incisa (Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1846)


Strongylura incisa (Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1846)  —Reef needlefish

Status at New Ireland. First recorded from Kavieng, New Ireland as Belone  ? incisa  by Duncker & Mohr (1927: 126), based on ZMH 16179View Materials; record confirmed by Parin (1967: 30).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.—General distribution: Eastern Indian Ocean east to Samoa, north to southern China, south to northern Australia. Near the surface over lagoon and seaward coral reefs, 0–2 m depth. Marine.