Taeniamia zosterophora (Bleeker 1856),

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: 140

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4588.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:C7390B16-569F-46A2-A823-0018E1934873

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/1577035E-808F-FF2C-EDFC-CAAE1B720B04

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Taeniamia zosterophora (Bleeker 1856)
status

 

Taeniamia zosterophora (Bleeker 1856)  —Girdled cardinalfish

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on specimen photographed at Lissenung Island by Dietmar Amon on 4 Mar. 2008, and at 8 m depth by Dean Tully on 2 July 2011; a video of a specimen taken at Anelaua Island , off eastern New Hanover , at 3–16 m depth, St. KR 98, in 2014 (identified by Barry C. Russell).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 1, 2.—General distribution: Indonesia east to Palau, Yap and Vanuatu, north to Ryukyu Islands, south to New Caledonia. Aggregating above branching corals in coral-rich coastal and lagoon reefs, 1–40 m depth. Marine.