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Arcygobius baliurus (Valenciennes, 1837)

Isthmus goby

Classification
Class: Actinopterygii Subclass: Neopterygii Order:  Perciformes  Family:  Gobiidae     FishBase  WoRMS  OBIS
Habitat Occurrence type IUCN Red List Status
Marine Native Data deficient (DD)
Distribution
Waterbody Coastal zone Area surveyed
Indian ocean
Distribution in India Distribution elsewhere
Andaman Indo-West Pacific.
Andaman Indo-West Pacific region.
Synonyms
Gobius baliurus  Valenciennes, 1837
Acentrogobius baliurus  (Valenciennes, 1837)
Gnatholepis baliurus  (Valenciennes, 1837)
Isthmogobius baliurus  (Valenciennes, 1837)
Gobius atherinoides  Peters, 1855
Oplopomops atherinoides  (Peters, 1855)
Opua atherinoides  (Peters, 1855)
Oplopomus atherinoides  (Peters, 1855)
Gnatholepis calliurus  Jordan & Seale, 1905
Gobius baliurus Valenciennes, 1837
Acentrogobius baliurus Valenciennes, 1837
Gnatholepis baliurus Valenciennes, 1837
Gobius atherinoides Peters, 1855
Oplopomops atherinoides Peters, 1855
Opua atherinoides Peters, 1855
Type specimen
Arcygobius baliurus (Valenciennes, 1837) baliurus, Gobius Valenciennes [A.] (ex Kuhl & van Hasselt) in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1837:61 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 12; No locality stated [Java, Indonesia]. Holotype (unique): MNHN 0000-0733. Synonym: Arcygobius baliurus (Valenciennes, 1837), Gobius baliurus Valenciennes, 1837, Acentrogobius baliurus (Valenciennes, 1837), Gnatholepis baliurus (Valenciennes, 1837), Isthmogobius baliurus (Valenciennes, 1837), Gobius atherinoides Peters, 1855, Oplopomops atherinoides (Peters, 1855), Opua atherinoides (Peters, 1855), Oplopomus atherinoides (Peters, 1855), Gnatholepis calliurus Jordan & Seale, 1905.  More...
Biology
S.No. Diagnostic features Finformula Reference
1 Characterized by semi-translucent grey body with brown and white spotting; lower side of body with row of double blackish spots; pelvic fins united and frenum present; rounded caudal fin, about equal to head length.
2 Arcygobius baliurus (Valenciennes, 1837) baliurus, Gobius Valenciennes [A.] (ex Kuhl & van Hasselt) in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1837:61 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 12;
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