Pterocaesio lativittata Carpenter 1987,

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: 159

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Pterocaesio lativittata Carpenter 1987


Pterocaesio lativittata Carpenter 1987  —Wide-band fusilier

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on a video of a specimen taken on north coast of Manne Island, Kavieng District at 1–11 m depth, St. KR36, in 2014 (identified by Barry C. Russell).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.—General distribution: Chagos Archipelago, Maldives, Cocos- Keeling and Christmas islands east to Line Islands. Schooling near coastal, lagoon and seaward coral reefs, 10–50 m depth. Marine.