Zoramia perlita (Fraser & Lachner 1985),

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: 141

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Zoramia perlita (Fraser & Lachner 1985)


Zoramia perlita (Fraser & Lachner 1985)  —Pearlspot cardinalfish

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on a specimen photographed at Lissenung Island, Kavieng District , 8 m depth, by Dean Tully on 6 July 2011.

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.—General distribution: Andaman Sea east to Palau and Papua New Guinea. Forming aggregations among branching corals, in sheltered coral reefs, 3–12 m depth. Marine.