Gymnocranius griseus (Temminck & Schlegel 1843),

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: 170

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Gymnocranius griseus (Temminck & Schlegel 1843)


Gymnocranius griseus (Temminck & Schlegel 1843)  —Grey large-eye bream

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on a video of a specimen taken off Nusaum Island, Kavieng District, at 9–18 m depth, St. KR 76, in 2014 (identified by Barry C. Russell); another taken off Patio Island , southeast of New Hanover at 5–14 m depth, St. KR 96, in 2014.

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 1, 2.—General distribution: India east to Philippines and New Guinea, north to southern Japan. Found on sand or rubble bottoms near coral reefs, 15–80 m depth. Marine.