Pleurosicya fringilla Larson 1990,

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: 287

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Pleurosicya fringilla Larson 1990


Pleurosicya fringilla Larson 1990  —Staghorn ghostgoby

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on NTUM 11423 (1 male, St. KR 16, west of Nago Island, Kavieng District   GoogleMaps, 02°36.111’S 150°45.933’E, 4–26 m depth, coral drop-off, 4 June 2014).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.—General distribution: East Africa east to Tuamotu Archipelago, north to Ryukyu Islands, south to Queensland ( Australia). Found on branches of Acropora  or Pocillopora  corals, 3–30 m depth. Marine.