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Taenioides gracilis (Valenciennes, 1837)

Slender Eel Goby

Classification
Class: Actinopterygii Subclass: Neopterygii Order:  Perciformes  Family:  Gobiidae     FishBase  WoRMS  OBIS
Habitat Occurrence type IUCN Red List Status
Brackish water, Marine Native Not Evaluated
Distribution
Distribution in India Distribution elsewhere
Puducherry and Coastal water. Philippines; Africa: Madagasker
Puducherry and Coastal waters Philippines, East to Cambodia, Africa and Madagascar
Synonyms
Amblyopus gracilis Valenciennes, 1837
Taenioides gracilis madagascariensis Chabanaud, 1927
Type specimen
Taenioides gracilis (Valenciennes, 1837) gracilis, Amblyopus Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1837:166 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 12] Puducherry, India. Holotype (unique): MNHN A-1465. Synonym: Taenioides gracilis (Valenciennes, 1837), Amblyopus gracilis Valenciennes, 1837, Taenioides gracilis madagascariensis Chabanaud, 1927.  More...
Biology
S.No. Diagnostic features Finformula Reference
1 Without scales; dorsal and anal fins completely joined to caudal fin; vertical fins without black edges; no postsymphyseal canine teeth in lower jaw. Mauge, 1986
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