Choeroichthys brachysoma (Bleeker 1855),

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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Choeroichthys brachysoma (Bleeker 1855)


Choeroichthys brachysoma (Bleeker 1855)  —Short-bodied pipefish

Status at New Ireland. First recorded from Drei Inseln Harbour, New Hanover by Munro (1958: 143).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 1.—General distribution: Red Sea, Indo-West Pacific: East Africa east to Marshall and Society islands, north to Philippines, south to eastern Australia and Fiji. Coral reefs, 1–20 m depth. Marine.