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praslin, Perca Lacepède [B. G. E.] (ex Commerson) 1802:397, 419 [Histoire naturelle des poissons (Lacepède) v. 4; ref. 4929] Savo, Solomon Islands [New Georgia Sound, Solomon Sea, western Pacific], depth 1-2 meters [Original locality Port Praslin, New Ireland, Papua New Guinea]. Neotype: BPBM 20293. Type catalog: Bauchot 1970:35 [ref. 20740], Bauchot & Desoutter 1987:117 [ref. 12478]. Based on Commerson manuscript. Neotype designated by Randall & Heemstra 1985:14 [ref. 5144]. •Valid as Sargocentron praslin (Lacepède 1802) -- (Randall & Heemstra 1985:14 [ref. 5144], Randall & Heemstra 1986:420 [ref. 5707], Randall 1995:96 [ref. 22896], Kotlyar 1996:85 [ref. 23292], Randall 1998:58 [ref. 23300], Kotlyar 1998:203 [ref. 24674], Iwatsuki et al. 1999:51 [ref. 23927], Myers 1999:85 [ref. 23965], Fricke 1999:138 [ref. 24106], Randall & Greenfield 1999:2250 [ref. 24790], Allen 2000:85 [ref. 37268], Nakabo 2000:489 [ref. 25086], Randall in Randall & Lim 2000:601 [ref. 25122], Hutchins 2001:25 [ref. 25847], Nakabo 2002:489 [ref. 26001], Allen & Adrim 2003:27 [ref. 26830], Manilo & Bogorodsky 2003:S101 [ref. 27377], Myers & Donaldson 2003:617 [ref. 27495], Adrim et al. 2004:119 [ref. 27715], Randall 2005:97 [ref. 28239], Allen et al. 2006:783 [ref. 29066], Motomura et al. 2010:84 [ref. 31256], Fricke et al. 2011:374 [ref. 31242], Allen & Erdmann 2012:176 [ref. 31980], Eguchi & Motomura 2016:95 [ref. 34690], Fricke et al. 2018:116 [ref. 35805], Fricke et al. 2019:86 [ref. 36673], Psomadakis et al. 2020:354 [ref. 37272], Nakae in Motomura et al. 2021:14 [ref. 38121]). Current status: Valid as Sargocentron praslin (Lacepède 1802). Holocentridae: Holocentrinae. Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: East Africa, Seychelles, Madagascar and Mauritius (Mascarenes) east to Society Islands, north to Ryukyu Islands (Japan), south to Queensland (Australia) and New Caledonia. Habitat: marine.