Francis' Goatfish, Upeneus francisi Randall & Guézé 1992


Francis' Goatfish, Upeneus francisi, at Norfolk Island, Tasman Sea. Source: John E. Randall / FishBase. License: CC BY Attribution-Noncommercial

Summary:
Recorded from Norfolk Island in the Tasman Sea.

Cite this page as:
Dianne J. Bray, Upeneus francisi in Fishes of Australia, accessed 27 Sep 2017, http://fishesofaustralia.net.au/Home/species/4942

Francis' Goatfish, Upeneus francisi Randall & Guézé 1992

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Distribution

Recorded in the Australian EEZ from Norfolk Island in the Tasman Sea. The species occurs elsewhere in northern New Zealand, including the Kermadec Islands.

Author

Dianne J. Bray

Francis' Goatfish, Upeneus francisi Randall & Guézé 1992

References


Francis, M.P. 1991. Additions to the fish faunas of Lord Howe, Norfolk and Kermadec Islands, Southwest Pacific Ocean. Pacific Science 45(2): 204-220.

Francis, M.P. 1993. Checklist of the coastal fishes of Lord Howe, Norfolk, and Kermadec Islands, Southwest Pacific Ocean. Pacific Science 47(2): 136-170.

Francis, M.P., Worthington, C.J., Saul & Clements, K.D. 1999. New and rare tropical and subtropical fishes from northern New Zealand. N.Z. J. Mar. Freshwat. Res. 33: 571-586.

Randall, J.E.& Guézé, P. 1992. Upeneus francisi, a new goatfish (Perciformes: Mullidae) from Norfolk Island and New Zealand. Cybium 16(1): 21-29. 

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CAAB Code:37355037

Depth:1-18 m

Habitat:Reef associated, sandy areas

Max Size:11 cm SL

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