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Gobiopterus smithi (Menon & Talwar, 1973)

Falcula (indo) Butterfly

Classification
Class: Actinopterygii Subclass: Neopterygii Order:  Perciformes  Family:  Gobiidae     FishBase  WoRMS  OBIS
Habitat Occurrence type IUCN Red List Status
Brackish water, Marine Endemic Not Evaluated
Distribution
Distribution in India Distribution elsewhere
Indian waters, visiting rivers & estuaries, Western Indian Ocean
Along the Indian coast.
Synonyms
Kraemericus smithi  Menon & Talwar, 1973
Xenisthmus smithi  (Menon & Talwar, 1973)
Type specimen
Gobiopterus smithi (Menon & Talwar, 1973) smithi, Kraemericus Menon [A. G. K.] & Talwar [P. K.] 1972:55, Fig. 1 [Records of the Zoological Survey of India v. 66 (nos 1/4); Shampen village, Dogma River, Great Nicobar Island. Holotype: ZSI 5522/2. Paratypes: ZSI 5523/2 (14). Synonym: Gobiopterus smithi (Menon & Talwar, 1973), Kraemericus smithi Menon & Talwar, 1973, Xenisthmus smithi (Menon & Talwar, 1973).  More...
Biology
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