Cryptocentrus fasciatus (Playfair in Playfair & Günther 1867),

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: 278

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Cryptocentrus fasciatus (Playfair in Playfair & Günther 1867)


Cryptocentrus fasciatus (Playfair in Playfair & Günther 1867)  —Barred shrimpgoby ( Fig. 136View FIGURE 136)

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on specimen photographed at Lissenung Island, Kavieng District by Dietmar Amon on 10 May 2009, and at 4 m depth by Dean Tully on 22 Sept. 2012  .

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.—General distribution: Red Sea and East Africa, Madagascar and Mascarenes east to Indonesia and New Guinea, south to Queensland ( Australia) and New Caledonia. Found on sand near patch reefs, in burrows with alpheid shrimps, 1–20 m depth. Marine.