Corythoichthys intestinalis (Ramsay 1881),

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

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Corythoichthys intestinalis (Ramsay 1881)


Corythoichthys intestinalis (Ramsay 1881)  —Messmate pipefish

Status at New Ireland. First recorded from northern New Ireland by Dawson (1985: 41).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.—General distribution: Indonesia and Philippines east to Samoa, south to Queensland ( Australia) and New Caledonia. Found in coral reefs on live brain corals and sponges, 0–32 m depth. Marine.