Alticus saliens (Forster 1788),

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: 255

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-80FA-FF59-EDFC-CEF71D050FD7

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Alticus saliens (Forster 1788)
status

 

Alticus saliens (Forster 1788)  —Leaping rockskipper

Status at New Ireland. First recorded from New Ireland as Salarias alticus  by Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes (1836: 337–339), based on MNHN material; reported as as Salarias tridactylus  by Günther (1877a: 200).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 0.—General distribution: Sri Lanka east to Vanuatu, north to southern Japan. Found on rocky shorelines, including the intertidal zone, 1–2 m depth. Marine.