Chaetodon lineolatus Cuvier,

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: 184

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Chaetodon lineolatus Cuvier


Chaetodon lineolatus Cuvier  [ex Quoy & Gaimard] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1831 —Lined butterflyfish

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on specimens observed at Kavieng fish market in 2004–2005 by Jeff Kinch during CFMDP Survey.

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.—General distribution: Mascarenes east to Hawaiian, Line and Marquesas islands, north to southern Japan, south to Western Australia, Lord Howe, Norfolk and Gambier islands. Found in lagoon and seaward coral reefs, 0–171 m depth. Marine.