Trimma tevegae Cohen & Davis 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: 291

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Trimma tevegae Cohen & Davis 1969


Trimma tevegae Cohen & Davis 1969  —Blustripe dwarfgoby

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on a specimen observed at Bauddisson Island, Kavieng District , 1–50 m depth, St. T 4, on 31 Oct. 2006, by Gerald R. Allen. WAM material (WAM P.28186-008, 9 specimens, Kavieng). Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.— General distribution: Red Sea east to Micronesia , Fiji and Tonga , south to northern Australia ; possibly a complex of several species. Found on steep dropoffs of lagoon and seaward reef slopes, 8–40 m depth. Marine  .