Longfin Basslet, Pseudanthias ventralis (Randall 1979)


Other Names: Longfin Anthias

A Longfin Basslet, Pseudanthias ventralis, in an aquarium. Source: Robert Fenner / http://www.wetwebmedia.com/. License: All rights reserved


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Bray, D.J. 2020, Pseudanthias ventralis in Fishes of Australia, accessed 02 Dec 2021, https://fishesofaustralia.net.au/Home/species/4387

Longfin Basslet, Pseudanthias ventralis (Randall 1979)

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Distribution

Northern Great Barrier Reef, and Holmes Reef in the Coral Sea, Queensland.

Species Citation

Anthias (Pseudanthias) ventralis ventralis Randall 1979, Los Angeles County Museum of Natural History Contributions in Science 302: 12, fig. 7. Type locality: Pitcairn Island.

Author

Bray, D.J. 2020

Resources

Atlas of Living Australia

Catalog of Fishes

Longfin Basslet, Pseudanthias ventralis (Randall 1979)

References


Allen, G.R. 1997. Marine Fishes of Tropical Australia and South-east Asia. Perth : Western Australian Museum 292 pp. 106 pls. 

Allen, G.R. & Starck, W.A. 1982. The anthiid fishes of the Great Barrier Reef, Australia, with the description of a new species. Revue Française d'Aquariologie et HerpĂ©tologie 9(2): 47-56 figs 1-28 

Kuiter, R.H. 2004. Basslets, Hamlets and their relatives. A comprehensive guide to selected Serranidae and Plesiopidae. Chorleywood, UK : TMC Publishing 1, 216 pp. 

Randall, J.E. 1979. A review of the serranid fish genus Anthias of the Hawaiian Islands, with descriptions of two new species. Los Angeles County Museum of Natural History Contributions in Science 302: 1-13 figs 1-7 

Randall, J.E., Allen, G.R. & Steene, R. 1990. Fishes of the Great Barrier Reef and Coral Sea. Bathurst : Crawford House Press 507 pp. figs. 

Randall, J.E., Allen, G.R. & Steene, R. 1997. Fishes of the Great Barrier Reef and Coral Sea. Bathurst : Crawford House Press 557 pp. figs.

Quick Facts


CAAB Code:37311128

Conservation:IUCN Least Concern

Depth:26-120 m

Fishing:Aquarium fish

Habitat:Reef associated

Max Size:7 cm TL

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