Bryaninops yongei Davis & Cohen 1969,

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: 275

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Bryaninops yongei Davis & Cohen 1969


Bryaninops yongei Davis & Cohen 1969  —Common whipgoby ( Fig. 133View FIGURE 133)

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on specimens photographed at Lissenung Island by Dietmar Amon on 31 Dec. 2006 and 20 Apr. 2010; a video of a specimen taken in Senta Passage , southeast of New Hanover at 5–16 m depth, St. KR 118, in 2014 (identified by Barry C. Russell).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 1, 2.—General distribution: Red Sea east to Hawaiian and Tuamotu islands, north to Ryukyu Islands, south to northern Australia and New Caledonia. Commensal on seawhips, 3–45 m depth. Marine.