Cosmocampus maxweberi (Whitley 1933),

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: 93

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-8058-FFFB-EDFC-CA741B910B32

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Cosmocampus maxweberi (Whitley 1933)
status

 

Cosmocampus maxweberi (Whitley 1933)  —Weber's pipefish

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on NTUM 11190 (CP4455-15), 1 specimen, 85.2 mm SL, northeast of Bauddisson Island .

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.—General distribution: Red Sea east to Samoa, south to Queensland ( Australia). Found on coralline rock in coral reefs, 0–60 m depth. Marine.

Remarks. This specimen also documents a new depth record; adults of this species live to depths of at least 60 metres (previously known to depths of 36 metres).