Lethrinus amboinensis Bleeker 1854,

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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Lethrinus amboinensis Bleeker 1854


Lethrinus amboinensis Bleeker 1854  — Ambon emperor

Status at New Ireland. First recorded from New Ireland by Sato (1978: 56).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 0.—General distribution: Indonesia east to Marshall Islands and Samoa, north to southern Japan, south to northwestern Australia. Found on sand, rubble and seagrass adjacent to coral reefs, 5–30 m depth. Marine.