First record of Hippichthys albomaculosus Jenkins & Mailautoka, 2010 (Syngnathidae) in New Caledonia
Published date: May 2022
Publisher: Société Française d'Ichtyologie
Three specimens of Hippichthys albomaculosus Jenkins & Mailautoka, 2010, only known from Fiji, were recently collected from the North Province of New Caledonia. Morphomeristic values confirm the identity of specimens. This study constitutes the first record of this species in New Caledonia and outside of its type locality.
Keywords: Hippichthys albomaculosus - New Caledonia - New record - syngnathidae
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