Upeneus spottocaudalis Uiblein, Gledhill & Peristiwady 2017,

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: 176

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-80AB-FF08-EDFC-CA851BC50BE0

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Upeneus spottocaudalis Uiblein, Gledhill & Peristiwady 2017
status

 

Upeneus spottocaudalis Uiblein, Gledhill & Peristiwady 2017  —Caudal-spot goatfish

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on NTUM 11195 (1 specimen, 40.3 mm SL, St. CP 4455-22, eastnortheast of Bangatang).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.—General distribution: Southern Indonesia to northeastern Australia. 23–60 m depth. Marine.

Remarks. The present species represents a new depth record for the species, which was previously known from depths of 23–35 m ( Uiblein et al. 2017).