Sargocentron tiereoides (Bleeker 1853),

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: 88

publication ID

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

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:C7390B16-569F-46A2-A823-0018E1934873

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/1577035E-8053-FFF0-EDFC-CEBE1A680F19

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Sargocentron tiereoides (Bleeker 1853)
status

 

Sargocentron tiereoides (Bleeker 1853)  —Pink squirrelfish

Status at New Ireland. First recorded from Ningin Island, New Ireland as Holocentrus tiereoides  by Munro (1958: 147), record confirmed by Kotlyar (1998: 204).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 3.—General distribution: East Africa east to Line and Tuamotu islands, north to Ryukyu Islands, south to Queensland ( Australia) and New Caledonia. Found in clear water of coral-rich lagoon and seaward reefs, 6–45 m depth. Marine.