Istiblennius edentulus (Forster & Schneider in Bloch & Schneider 1801),

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: 258

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-8105-FEA6-EDFC-C8D01B230996

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Istiblennius edentulus (Forster & Schneider in Bloch & Schneider 1801)
status

 

Istiblennius edentulus (Forster & Schneider in Bloch & Schneider 1801)  —Rippled rockskipper

Status at New Ireland. First recorded from Emirau Island, St. Mathias Group by Kailola (1975: 200). KFRS material.

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 4.—General distribution: Red Sea, East and South Africa, Madagascar and Mascarenes east to Wake Atoll and Pitcairn, north to southern Japan and Ogasawara Islands, south to Western Australia, New South Wales ( Australia), Lord Howe Island and Rapa. Found in rubble or rock areas, including tidal pools, 0–5 m depth. Marine.