CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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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 428440 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Eviota bipunctata   Greenfield & Jewett, 2016

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Family: 37 428 Gobiidae (Gobies) - show full list
Standard Name: [a goby]
Organism Type: a goby
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Coastal (0-40m)
Parent Codes: 37 428932     Eviota spp.
Taxon Notes:In Australia, only known from two specimens collected off Tantabiddi Creek (NW Cape, WA, c. 21 55 S, 113 57 E) in 0–4 m. Elsewhere, widely distributed from Aldabra and the Seychelles in the Indian Ocean eastward to Ponape, Caroline Islands, northward to Taiwan and southward to Papua New Guinea, but absent on the Great Barrier Reef (Greenfield & Jewett, 2016).

FoA 5396
Checked on: 2020-10-20
View at FoA
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2021-05-05
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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