Pomacentrus grammorhynchus Fowler 1918,

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: 220

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Pomacentrus grammorhynchus Fowler 1918


Pomacentrus grammorhynchus Fowler 1918  —Azurespot damselfish

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on a video of a specimen taken west of Albatross Passage, southwestern Kavieng District, St. KR50, in 2014 (identified by Barry C. Russell); another taken at Anelaua Island, off eastern New Hanover, 4–12 m depth, St. KR130, in 2014.

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 1, 2.—General distribution: South China Sea and eastern Indonesia east to Philippines and Papua New Guinea, north to Taiwan, south to northern Australia and New Caledonia. Found in lagoons and fringing reefs, 2–12 m depth. Marine.