Scolopsis monogramma,

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: 169

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Scolopsis monogramma


Scolopsis monogramma  (Cuvier [ex Kuhl & Hasselt] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830)—Monogrammed monocle bream

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on a specimen photographed at Lissenung Island, Kavieng District at 20 m depth by Dean Tully on 7 July 2011.

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.—General distribution: Andaman Sea east to Papua New Guinea, north to Ryukyu Islands, south to northern Australia. Solitary on sand fringe near coastal, lagoon and seaward coral reefs, 2–50 m depth. Marine.