Valenciennea wardii (Playfair in Playfair & Günther 1867),

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: 292

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4588.1.1

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lsid:zoobank.org:pub:C7390B16-569F-46A2-A823-0018E1934873

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/1577035E-8127-FE84-EDFC-CD8618CE0A01

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Plazi

scientific name

Valenciennea wardii (Playfair in Playfair & Günther 1867)
status

 

Valenciennea wardii (Playfair in Playfair & Günther 1867)  —Ward’s goby ( Fig. 142View FIGURE 142)

Status at New Ireland. New record from Papua New Guinea, based on NTUM material (St. CP 4455-22-24), 3 specimens, northeast of Bauddisson Island .

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.—General distribution: Red Sea and East Africa east to Philippines, north to southern Japan, south to northern Australia and New Caledonia. Found on silty bottom, 12–60 m (new depth record). Marine.