Ecsenius pictus McKinney & Springer 1976,

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: 257

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Ecsenius pictus McKinney & Springer 1976


Ecsenius pictus McKinney & Springer 1976  —Pictus coral blenny

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on a specimen photographed at Lissenung Island by Dietmar Amon on 23 July 2006, 14 June 2008 and 9 Aug. 2009.

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.—General distribution: Eastern Indonesia east to Solomon Islands, north to Philippines. Found on coastal and seaward reef slopes, 11–40 m depth. Marine.