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 428473 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Paragobiodon kasaii   Suzuki & Randall, 2011

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 428966     Paragobiodon spp.
Taxon Notes:Added based on specimens collected from North Direction Island (c. 14 45 S, 145 31 E), Qld. The use of the name in Australia is tentative. Australian material has 3 colour phases rather than the two documented for P. kasaii from the North Pacific (D Hoese pers. comm. 12.9.2018).

FoA 5254
Checked on: 2020-10-20
View at FoA
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2018-11-19
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) (report and map of occurrences)
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