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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 428115 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Eviota guttata   Lachner & Karnella, 1978

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 428 Gobiidae (Gobies) - show full list
Standard Name (AS5300): Whitelined Eviota
Organism Type: a goby
Synonyms: Eviota albolineata Jewett & Lachner 1983 [in most references prior to 2010]
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Coastal (0-40m)
Parent Codes: 37 428932     Eviota spp.
Previous Codes
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Distribution map:
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Modelled distribution shown as blue polygon (source: Australian National Fish Expert Distributions) Updated on 2008-11-19.
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Expected species depth range is from 3 to 20 m.
Taxon Notes:Known from eastern and Western Australia (Greenfield & Randall 2010; Allen & Erdmann 2012). Eviota albolineata and Eviota rubrisparsa have previously been confused with this species. Eviota albolineata is restricted to central Oceania, while Eviota rubrisparsa (37 428421) is only known in Australia from Christmas Island.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2020-10-29
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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