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Bryaninops yongei (Davis & Cohen, 1969)

Whip coral goby

Classification
Class: Actinopterygii Subclass: Neopterygii Order:  Perciformes  Family:  Gobiidae     FishBase  WoRMS  OBIS
Habitat Occurrence type IUCN Red List Status
Marine Native Least Concern (LC)
Distribution
Distribution in India Distribution elsewhere
Andaman. Red Sea to the Hawaiian and Rapa islands, north to the Ryukyu Islands, south to the northern Great Barrier Reef and Miyakojima, East China Sea.
Synonyms
Cottogobius yongei Davis & Cohen, 1969
Tenacigobius yongei (Davis & Cohen, 1969)
Bryaninops youngei (Davis & Cohen, 1969)
Type specimen
Bryaninops yongei (Davis & Cohen, 1969) yongei, Cottogobius Davis [W. P.] & Cohen [D. M.] 1969:752, Figs. 1, 4-6 [Bulletin of Marine Science v. 18 (no. 4); Darvel Bay, west of Tatagan Island, Borneo [off southeastern Sabah, Malaysia, Sulawesi Sea, western Pacific], depth 6 meters. Holotype: USNM 200402. Paratypes: USNM 200403 (7). Synonym: Bryaninops yongei (Davis & Cohen, 1969), Cottogobius yongei Davis & Cohen, 1969, Tenacigobius yongei (Davis & Cohen, 1969), Bryaninops youngei (Davis & Cohen, 1969).  More...
Biology
S.No. Diagnostic features Finformula Reference
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2 Bryaninops yongei (Davis & Cohen, 1969), yongei, Cottogobius Davis [W. P.] & Cohen [D. M.] 1969:752, Figs. 1, 4-6 [Bulletin of Marine Science v. 18 (no. 4);