Sphyraena qenie Klunzinger 1870,

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: 309

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Sphyraena qenie Klunzinger 1870


Sphyraena qenie Klunzinger 1870  —Blackfin barracuda

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on specimens observed by Jeff Kinch during CFMDP Survey at Kavieng fish market in 2004–2005.

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 2.—General distribution: Red Sea and East Africa east to Hawaiian and Tuamotu islands, north to Ryukyu and Ogasawara islands, south to Queensland ( Australia). Found in schools above seaward coral reefs, 2–50 m depth. Marine.