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Pseudogobius melanostictus (Day, 1876)

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Classification
Class: Actinopterygii Subclass: Neopterygii Order:  Perciformes  Family:  Gobiidae     FishBase  WoRMS  OBIS
Habitat Occurrence type IUCN Red List Status
Marine Native Not Evaluated
Distribution
Distribution in India Distribution elsewhere
India: Collected from Madras (holotype of Gobius melanosticta; Adyar River (holotype of Vaimosa adyari). Indo-West Pacific.
Adyar River, Chennai.
Synonyms
Gobius melanosticta Day, 1876
Vaimosa serangoonensis Herre, 1937
Vaimosa adyari Herre, 1945
Type specimen
Pseudogobius melanostictus (Day, 1876) melanosticta, Gobius Day [F.] 1876:290, Pl. 63 (fig. 2) [The fishes of India Part 2] Backwaters of Madras, India. Syntypes and/or Day specimens: AMS B.8202 (1, syntype); BMNH 1889.2.1.3388-3397 (11); MNHN A-0018 (1); MZUF 4704 (1); NMW 84081 (1); RMNH 1886 (1); ZSI 187 (1, figured specimen, lost), 291-220 (2, lost). Synonym: Pseudogobius melanostictus (Day, 1876), Gobius melanosticta Day, 1876, Vaimosa serangoonensis Herre, 1937, Vaimosa adyari Herre, 1945.  More...
Biology
S.No. Diagnostic features Finformula Reference
1 Larson, H.K., 2001. A revision of the gobiid fish genus Mugilogobius (Teleostei: Gobioidei), and its systematic placement. Rec. West. Aust. Mus. (Suppl. No. 62):1-233. (Ref. 43716)
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