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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 428267 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Trimma unisquame   (Gosline, 1959)

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes

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Family: 37 428 Gobiidae (Gobies) - show full list
Standard Name (AS5300): Blackmargin Pygmygoby
Common Names List: Blackmargin Pygmy Goby
Organism Type: a goby
Synonyms: Trimma unisquamis [in most references prior to 2015]
Trimma halonevum [Allen et al 2007; Allen & Erdmann, 2012] (D. Hoese, pers. comm. March 2015)
Trimma DFH sp. 45 (informal)
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Coastal (0-40m)
Parent Codes: 37 428990     Trimma spp.
Previous Codes
(if any)
428267, 37 428423
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 12 to 35 m.
Taxon Notes:In Australia, known from Qld (Boot Reef, Holmes Reef) and Christmas and Cocos Islands (Indian Ocean) (Winterbottom & Hoese, 2015).

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-06-21
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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