Calotomus spinidens (Quoy & Gaimard 1824),

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: 240

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Calotomus spinidens (Quoy & Gaimard 1824)


Calotomus spinidens (Quoy & Gaimard 1824)  —Raggedtooth parrotfish

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on a video of a specimen taken at Kavieng, Kavieng District , 0–11 m depth, St. KR 22, 5 June 2014 (identified by Barry C. Russell).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.—General distribution: East Africa east to Micronesia, Fiji and Tonga, Australia to Ryukyu Islands. Found over seagrass beds, 1–25 m depth. Marine.