Dischistodus pseudochrysopoecilus (Allen & Robertson 1974),

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: 216

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-80D3-FF70-EDFC-CB1518610874

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Dischistodus pseudochrysopoecilus (Allen & Robertson 1974)
status

 

Dischistodus pseudochrysopoecilus (Allen & Robertson 1974)  —Monarch damselfish

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on a video of a specimen taken at Anelaua Island, off eastern New Hanover, 4–12 m depth, St. KR130, in 2014 (identified by Barry C. Russell).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 1.—General distribution: Indonesia east to Philippines and Solomon Islands, south to Queensland ( Australia). Found in coral thickets interspersed with open sand and dead coral, 1–5 m depth. Marine.