Eviota punctulata Jewett & Lachner 1983,

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: 281

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Eviota punctulata Jewett & Lachner 1983


Eviota punctulata Jewett & Lachner 1983  —Dotted dwarfgoby

Status at New Ireland. First record from New Ireland by Jewett & Lachner (1983: 794), based on USNM 224544View Materials (1 paratype). NTUM 11484 (2 specimens, St. KB 28, 11 June 2014).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.—General distribution: Eastern Andaman Sea and Indonesia east to Caroline Islands and Fiji, north to Philippines, south to New Caledonia. Solitary on coral, rubble and algae, 0–29 m depth. Marine.