Microphis cruentus Dawson & Fourmanoir, 1981

Dumbéa River pipefish

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Relocated?

 

Distribution

Dumbéa River, New Caledonia

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Dawson, C. E. and Fourmanoir, P. (1981). Microphis cruentus, a new doryrhamphine pipefish (Syngnathidae) from New Caledonia. Micronesica 17(1-2): 113-118.

 

Other references:

Dawson, C.E. 1985. Indo-Pacific Pipefishes (Red Sea to the Americas). The Gulf Coast Research Laboratory Ocean Springs, Mississippi, USA.

Fricke, R. 2004. Review of the pipefishes and seahorses (Teleostei: Syngnathidae) of New Caledonia, with descriptions of five new species. Stuttgarter Beiträge zur Naturkunde. Serie A (Biologie) 66S: 1-66.

Fujii, I. & Pollom, R. 2016. Microphis cruentus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2016: e.T196443A2457809. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-1.RLTS.T196443A2457809.en. Downloaded on 12 July 2021.

https://shoalconservation.org/the-dumbea-river-pipefish-a-citizen-science-story/

 

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