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Priolepis cincta (Regan, 1908)

Girdled goby

Class: Actinopterygii Subclass: Neopterygii Order:  Perciformes  Family:  Gobiidae    NCBI taxonomy FishBase  WoRMS  OBIS
Habitat Occurrence type IUCN Red List Status
Marine Native Not Evaluated
Distribution in India Distribution elsewhere
Andaman. Red Sea, Persian Gulf, east coast of Africa to islands of Micronesia, Fiji, Tonga and Japan to Coral Sea.
Gobiomorphus cinctus Regan, 1908
Quisquilius cinctus (Regan, 1908)
Priolepis cinctus (Regan, 1908)
Amblygobius naraharae Snyder, 1908
Priolepis naraharae (Snyder, 1908)
Zonogobius naraharae (Snyder, 1908)
Pleurogobius boulengeri Seale, 1910
Cingulogobius boulengeri (Seale, 1910)
Type specimen
Priolepis cincta (Regan, 1908) cinctus, Gobiomorphus Regan [C. T.] 1908:240 [The Transactions of the Linnean Society of London. Second Series. Zoology v. 12 (pt 3)] Salomon Atoll, Chagos Archipelago, Indian Ocean [ca. 5°20'S 72°16'E]. Syntypes: BMNH 1908.3.23.217-218 (2). Priolepis is feminine; cincta is the correct ending when in Priolepis. Synonym: Priolepis cincta (Regan, 1908), Gobiomorphus cinctus Regan, 1908, Quisquilius cinctus (Regan, 1908), Priolepis cinctus (Regan, 1908), Amblygobius naraharae Snyder, 1908, Priolepis naraharae(Snyder, 1908), Zonogobius naraharae (Snyder, 1908), Pleurogobius boulengeri Seale, 1910, Cingulogobius boulengeri (Seale, 1910).  More...
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