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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Chordata (phylum)  »  Actinopterygii (class)  »  Perciformes (order)  »  Gobiidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 428074 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Caragobius rubristriatus   (Saville-Kent, 1889)

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 428 Gobiidae (Gobies) - show full list
Standard Name (AS5300): Red Eelgoby
Common Names List: Red Eel Goby
Organism Type: a goby
Synonyms: Taenioides limicola [Hoese & Larson 2006 (ZooCat), misidentification]
Brachyamblyopus rubrilineatus [mis-spelling]
Brachyamblyopus rubristriatus
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Estuarine
Coastal (0-40m)
Parent Codes: 37 428920     Caragobius spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
Distribution map:
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2022-02-03.
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Expected species depth range is from 1 to 16 m.
Scientific Name Notes:Genus Caragobius used by Murdy & Shibukawa (2003).

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
FoA 2916
Checked on: 2020-10-20
View at FoA
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-05-11
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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