Corythoichthys benedetto Allen & Erdmann 2008,

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: 92

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Corythoichthys benedetto Allen & Erdmann 2008


Corythoichthys benedetto Allen & Erdmann 2008  —Benedetto's pipefish ( Fig. 35View FIGURE 35)

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on a specimen photographed at Lissenung Island by Dietmar Amon on 15 May 2011.

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.—General distribution: Myanmar east to Indonesia and Papua New Guinea, south to Queensland ( Australia). Found on algal-covered rocks and gorgonian sea-fans, 5–20 m depth. Marine.