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Fusigobius neophytus (Gunther, 1877)

Common Fusegoby

Classification
Class: Actinopterygii Subclass: Neopterygii Order:  Perciformes  Family:  Gobiidae    NCBI taxonomy FishBase  WoRMS  OBIS
Habitat Occurrence type IUCN Red List Status
Marine Native Least Concern (LC)
Distribution
Distribution in India Distribution elsewhere
Laccadive Sea. East Africa to the Tuamoto Islands, north to Ryukyu Islands and south to Lord Howe Island.
Synonyms
Gobius neophytus Günther, 1877
Coryphopterus neophytus (Günther, 1877)
Fusigobius neophyta (Günther, 1877)
Thalassogobius corallinus Herre, 1953
Eviota woolacottae Whitley, 1958
Fusigobius neophytus africanus Smith, 1959
Fusigobius africanus Smith, 1959
Type specimen
Fusigobius neophytus (Gunther, 1877) neophytus, Gobius Günther [A.] 1877:174, Pl. 108 (fig. E) [Journal des Museum Godeffroy v. 4 (no. 13); Ponape, Micronesia, western Pacific; Apia, Upolu Island, Samoa; Huahine and Tahiti, Society Islands, French Polynesia, South Pacific. Syntypes: (4) BMNH 1876.3.4.68 (1), 1876.3.4.72 (1), 1876.5.19.74 (1); NMW 33902 (1). Non-types: BMNH 1873.4.3.187 (1). Synonym: Fusigobius neophytus (Günther, 1877), Gobius neophytus Günther, 1877, Coryphopterus neophytus (Günther, 1877), Fusigobius neophyta (Günther, 1877), Thalassogobius corallinus Herre, 1953, Eviota woolacottae Whitley, 1958, Fusigobius neophytus africanus Smith, 1959, Fusigobius africanus Smith, 1959.  More...
Biology
S.No. Diagnostic features Finformula Reference
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