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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 428431 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Trimma hamartium   Winterbottom, 2018

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 428 Gobiidae (Gobies) - show full list
Standard Name: [a goby]
Organism Type: a goby
Synonyms: Trimma preclarum Winterbottom, 2006 [Winterbottom & Hoese 2015]
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Coastal (0-40m)
Shelf Demersal (40-200m)
Parent Codes: 37 428990     Trimma spp.
Taxon Notes:Winterbottom (2006) described Trimma preclarum from the W Pacific, including Australia's east coast, but later (2018) separated this into 2 species - the newly described T. hamartium [encompassing most of the W Pacific, including Australia's outer barrier reef islands in depths of 50–60m and reefs in the Coral Sea in depths of 12-25m (Qld) south to Coffs Harbour, NSW] and the true T. preclarum (currently known from Palau, Philippines and PNG).

FoA 5182
Checked on: 2020-10-20
View at FoA
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-05-12
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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