Plectroglyphidodon leucozonus (Bleeker 1859),

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: 218

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Plectroglyphidodon leucozonus (Bleeker 1859)


Plectroglyphidodon leucozonus (Bleeker 1859)  —Whiteband damselfish

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on a video of a specimen from off Kulinus Island, Kavieng District, 10–11 m depth, St. KR62, in 2014 (identified by Barry C. Russell).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.—General distribution: Red Sea and East Africa east to Marquesas Islands and Pitcairn Group, north to southern Japan, south to Western Australia, New South Wales ( Australia), Lord Howe Island, Tonga and Austral Islands. Found on rocky shores and reef flats, 1–10 m depth. Marine.