Fusigobius inframaculatus (Randall 1994),

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: 284

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Fusigobius inframaculatus (Randall 1994)


Fusigobius inframaculatus (Randall 1994)  —Innerspotted sandgoby

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on a specimen photographed at Lissenung Island, Kavieng District by Dietmar Amon on 2 Aug. 2009, and at 10 m depth by Dean Tully on 20 Sept. 2012; a video of a specimen taken at Nubilus Island , off eastern New Hanover , 3–25 m depth, St. KR 90, in 2014 (identified by Barry C. Russell).

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 1, 2.—General distribution: East Africa and Persian Gulf east to Caroline Islands and Tonga, north to Taiwan, south to Queensland ( Australia). Solitary, on sand at base of overhanging corals, 5–25 m depth. Marine.