Siphamia tubifer Weber 1909,

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: 139

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Siphamia tubifer Weber 1909


Siphamia tubifer Weber 1909  —Urchin siphonfish

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on NTUM 11244 (1 spec., 25.7 mm SL, St. CP4458-15, 11.5 km west of Kavieng).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.—General distribution: Andaman Sea east to Solomon Islands, north to Ryukyu Islands, south to northern Australia. Aggregating in groups, among sea urchin spines, 1–180 m depth. Marine.