Mugil cephalus Linnaeus 1758,

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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Mugil cephalus Linnaeus 1758


Mugil cephalus Linnaeus 1758  — Flathead grey mullet

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on specimens observed by Jeff Kinch during CFMDP Survey at Kavieng fish market in 2004–2005.

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.—General distribution: Circumglobal in tropical and temperate seas. Coastal, often entering estuaries, rivers and streams, 0–10 m depth. Freshwater, transitional water and marine.