Scarus xanthopleura Bleeker 1853,

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: 246

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-80F1-FF52-EDFC-C8751B460979

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Scarus xanthopleura Bleeker 1853
status

 

Scarus xanthopleura Bleeker 1853  —Red parrotfish

Status at New Ireland. First recorded from New Ireland by Steindachner (1879: 17–19).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 0.—General distribution: Cocos-Keeling Islands and Indonesia east to Marshall Islands and Tuvalu, north to Ryukyu Islands, south to northern Australia. Found in lagoon and seaward coral reefs, 3–30 m depth. Marine.