Nectamia bandanensis (Bleeker 1854),

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: 132

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Nectamia bandanensis (Bleeker 1854)


Nectamia bandanensis (Bleeker 1854)  —Banda cardinalfish

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on a specimen observed at Selapiu Island, Kavieng District , 1–6 m depth, St. T 15, on 3 Nov. 2006, by Gerald R. Allen.

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.—General distribution: Cocos-Keeling and Christmas islands, and Indonesia east to Marshall Islands and Samoa, north to southern Japan, south to northern Australia. Found in sheltered reefs, 1–12 m depth. Marine.