• Biology
  • Published 1976

A REVIEW OF THE PLESIOPID FISH GENUS ASSESSOR, WITH DESCRIPTIONS OF TWO NEW SPECIES

@inproceedings{Allen1976ARO,
  title={A REVIEW OF THE PLESIOPID FISH GENUS ASSESSOR, WITH DESCRIPTIONS OF TWO NEW SPECIES},
  author={Gerald R. Allen and R. H. Kuitert},
  year={1976}
}
The plesiopid fish genus Assessor Whitley was formerly known on the basis of a single specimen of A. macneilli collected at Hayman Island, Queensland. In the present paper the range of this species is extended, including widespread localities on the Great Barrier Reef and an observation record from New Caledonia. In addition, two new species are described, A. flavissimus from the northern Great Barrier Reef and A .. randalli from the Ryukyu Islands. Important characters for separating the… CONTINUE READING

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