Plesiops corallicola Bleeker 1853,

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: 130

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Plesiops corallicola Bleeker 1853


Plesiops corallicola Bleeker 1853  —Spotgill longfin

Status at New Ireland. First recorded from Kavieng, New Ireland by Kailola (1975: 97). KFRS material.

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.—General distribution: Cocos-Keeling Islands east to Marshall and Cook islands, north to Ryukyu and Ogasawara islands. Secretive in crevices in seaward coral reefs, 1–23 m depth. Marine.