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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 428442 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Trimma caudomaculatum   Yoshino & Araga, 1975

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 tevegae Winterbottom & Hoese, 2015:87 (Rowley Shoals material only)
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Coastal (0-40m)
Parent Codes: 37 428990     Trimma spp.
Taxon Notes:Previously lumped under Trimma tevagae. Based on material examined by Winterbottom (2016), T. caudomaculatum occurs from Ryukyu Islands, Japan SE to Solomons and SWW to Rowley Shoals, WA (only Aust record, in 35-40m depth), excl. Palau, but incl. Philippines. Based on underwater photographs, appears to range at least as far west as the Maldive Islands (see, e.g. Randall & Goren, 1993, Pl. 4G), but specimens and tissues required to test this ID.

FoA 5398
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Name status: unaccepted    Checked on: 2016-08-08
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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