Pterois radiata Cuvier in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1829,

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: 101

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Pterois radiata Cuvier in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1829
status

 

Pterois radiata Cuvier in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1829  —Clearfin lionfish ( Fig. 42View FIGURE 42)

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on a specimen photographed at Lissenung Island, Kavieng District , 10 m depth, by Dean Tully on 6 July 2010.

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.—General distribution: Red Sea, East and South Africa east to Marshall, northern Line and Marquesas Islands, north to southern Japan, south to northern Australia and New Caledonia. Found solitary in coral reef crevices, 1–30 m depth. Marine.