Plesiops coeruleolineatus   Ruppell,  1835 (Fish)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Actinopterygii

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Synonym (s)
Pharopteryx melas (Bleeker, 1849)
Pharopteryx semeion (Tanaka, 1917)
Plesiops caeruleolineatus Ruppell, 1835
Plesiops melas Bleeker, 1849
Plesiops nigricans apoda Kner, 1868
Plesiops semeion Tanaka, 1917
Plesiops welas Bleeker, 1849
Pseudochromichthys riukianus Schmidt, 1931

Common Name (s)
• Crimsontip Longfin (English)
Economic Importance and Threats

Habitat:  Reef Associated


• Lakshadweep, Kavaratti Atoll (Lat: 10.55) (Long: 72.63) INDIA (Record: 01/1991-06/1992)
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Anand, PEV and Pillai, NGK (2005) Community organization of coral reef fishes in the rubble sub-habitat of Kavaratti Atoll, Lakshadweep, India Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India The Marine Biological Association of India, Cochin, India 47(1) 77-82 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at -
  • Encyclopedia of Life Available at -
  • Talwar, PK (1990) Fishes of Andaman and Nicobar Islands: A synoptic survey Journal of the Andaman Science Association Andaman Science Association, Port Blair 6(2) 71-102 Available at - NIO,Goa

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