Hypoatherina temminckii (Bleeker 1854),

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: 76

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Hypoatherina temminckii (Bleeker 1854)


Hypoatherina temminckii (Bleeker 1854)  —Samoan silverside

Status at New Ireland. First recorded from Emirau Island, St. Mathias Group, by Kailola (1975: 65), based on KFRS material; reported from Drei Inseln Harbour, New Hanover as Hypoatherina uisila  (non Jordan & Seale, 1906) by Munro (1958: 155).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 1, 4.—General distribution: Red Sea and East Africa east to Marshall Islands and Samoa, north to southern China, south to northern Australia, 0–8 m depth. Marine.