Toxotidae

Fricke, Ronald, Allen, Gerald R., Andréfouët, Serge, Chen, Wei-Jen, Hamel, Mélanie A., Laboute, Pierre, Mana, Ralph, Hui, Tan He, 2014, Checklist of the marine and estuarine fishes of Madang District, Papua New Guinea, western Pacific Ocean, with 820 new records, Zootaxa 3832 (1), pp. 1-247: 97

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3832.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:BAB612A4-03DB-4958-BEB1-92DE278FBB90

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/6A5BAE7A-DA77-FFEC-3AAA-FE979E01FDB0

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Toxotidae
status

 

Toxotidae 

Toxotes jaculatrix (Pallas, 1767)  —Banded archerfish

STATUS AT MADANG. First record from Madang as Toxotes jaculator  by Parenti & Allen (1991: 318). CASAbout CAS and WAMAbout WAM material.

DISTRIBUTION AND HABITAT. India east to Philippines and Solomon Islands, south to northern Australia and Vanuatu. Mainly found in brackish mangrove habitats, also entering the lower reaches of rivers and streams, 0– 2 m. Freshwater and transitional water.

CAS

California Academy of Sciences

WAM

Western Australian Museum