Corythoichthys ocellatus Herald 1953,

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Corythoichthys ocellatus Herald 1953


Corythoichthys ocellatus Herald 1953  —Orange-spotted pipefish

Status at New Ireland. New record, based specimens photographed at Lissenung Island by Dietmar Amon on 13 June 2008 and 15 May 2011.

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.—General distribution: Indonesia east to Palau and Solomon Islands, north to Philippines, south to Queensland ( Australia). Found on sand, rubble and seagrass adjacent to reefs, 1–12 m depth. Marine.