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Pseudogobius javanicus (Bleeker, 1856)


Class: Actinopterygii Subclass: Neopterygii Order:  Perciformes  Family:  Gobiidae    NCBI taxonomy FishBase  WoRMS  OBIS
Habitat Occurrence type IUCN Red List Status
Freshwater, Brackish water, Marine Native Not Evaluated
Distribution in India Distribution elsewhere
Common in the Chilka lake and the Godavari estuary. Bombay Chennai, Chilka lake, Port Blair, visiting fresh waters. Indo-West Pacific: India to Australia and northward to China.
Mumbai, Chennai, Chilka lake, Port Blair. Australia and northward to China.
Gobius javanicus Bleeker, 1856
Stigmatogobius javanicus (Bleeker, 1856)
Gobius chilkensis Jenkins, 1910
Vaimosa piapensis Herre, 1927
Mugilogobius piapensis (Herre, 1927)
Type specimen
Pseudogobius javanicus (Bleeker, 1856) javanicus, Gobius Bleeker [P.] 1856:88 [Natuurkundig Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsch IndiĆ« v. 11 (no. 1)] Patjitan, southern Java, Indonesia. Holotype (unique): RMNH 4549 (1 of 44 mm of 3). Synonym: Pseudogobius javanicus (Bleeker, 1856), Gobius javanicus Bleeker, 1856, Stigmatogobius javanicus (Bleeker, 1856), Gobius chilkensis Jenkins, 1910, Vaimosa piapensis Herre, 1927, Mugilogobius piapensis (Herre, 1927).  More...
S.No. Diagnostic features Finformula Reference
1 D1VI, D2 I 6-7; A 16-7; Pi 14
2 D1VI, D2 I 6-7; A 16-7; Pi 14