Ostorhinchus sealei (Fowler 1918),

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: 137

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Ostorhinchus sealei (Fowler 1918)


Ostorhinchus sealei (Fowler 1918)  —Seale's cardinalfish ( Fig. 63View FIGURE 63)

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on specimens photographed at Lissenung Island, Kavieng District by Dietmar Amon on 6 Aug. 2006, and at 8 m depth, by Dean Tully on 19 Sept. 2012  .

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.—General distribution: Indonesia east to Palau and New Guinea, south to northern Western Australia. Found near branching corals on sheltered reefs, 2–25 m depth. Marine.