Urocampus paucianulus Araki & Motomura 2022

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Urocampus paucianulus Araki & Motomura 2022

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Flynn Reef, off Cairns, Great Barrier Reef, Queensland, to Pittwater, New South Wales. Elsewhere the species occurs in the Trobriand Islands, Papua New Guinea.


Urocampus carinirostris clade B: Chenoweth et al. 2002: 541 (eastern Australia from Gladstone Harbour to Bells Creek) 
Urocampus carinirostris (Urocampus coelorhynchus): Kuiter 2009: 283, fig. K (Moreton Bay, Queensland) 
Urocampus coelorhynchus (not of Günther): Kuiter and Debelius 2006: 173, unnumbered fig. Queensland)


Bray, D.J. 2022


Atlas of Living Australia

Urocampus paucianulus Araki & Motomura 2022


Araki, M.A. & Motomura, H. 2022. Review of the Indo‑West Pacific pipefish genus Urocampus (Syngnathidae), with descriptions of two new species. Ichthyological Research  https://doi.org/10.1007/s10228-022-00872-3

Chenoweth, S., Hughes, J. & Connolly, R. 2002. Phylogeography of the pipefish, Urocampus carinirostris, suggests secondary intergradation of ancient lineages. Marine Biology 141. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00227-002-0836-3

Kuiter, R.H. 2009. Seahorses and their relatives. Seaford, Australia : Aquatic Photographics pp. 331.

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CAAB Code:37282146

Depth:0-3 m

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