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Acentrogobius nebulosus (Forsskal, 1775)

Shadow goby

Classification
Class: Actinopterygii Subclass: Neopterygii Order:  Perciformes  Family:  Gobiidae     FishBase  WoRMS  OBIS
Habitat Occurrence type IUCN Red List Status
Freshwater, Brackish water, Marine Native Not Evaluated
Distribution
Distribution in India Distribution elsewhere
Andaman Island East Africa to Indonesia, Micronesia, North to china and Ryukyu Island
Indo West Pacific, Andaman Island. East Africa to Indonesia, Micronesia, North to china and Ryukyu Island.
Synonyms
Gobius nebulosus  (Forsskål, 1775)
Ctenogobius nebulosus  (Forsskål, 1775)
Rhinogobius nebulosus  (Forsskål, 1775)
Yongeichthys nebulosus  (Forsskål, 1775)
Gobius brevifilis  (Valenciennes, 1837)
Gobius baliuroides  (Bleeker, 1849)
Rhinogobius baliuroides  (Bleeker, 1849)
Gobius petersii  (Steindachner, 1866)
Ctenogobius petersenii  (Steindachner, 1866)
Gobius auchenotaenia  (Bleeker, 1867)
Gobius caninus var. africana  (Playfair, 1867)
Gobius caninus africanus  (Playfair, 1867)
Gobius festivus  (De Vis, 1884)
Rhinogobius lungi  (Jordan & Seale, 1907)
Gobius criniger decaryi  (Pellegrin, 1932)
Type specimen
Acentrogobius nebulosus (Forsskal, 1775) nebulosus, Gobius Forsskål [P. S.] 1775:24, x [Descriptiones animalium (Forsskål); Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, Red Sea. No types known. Synonym: Acentrogobius nebulosus (Forsskål, 1775), Gobius nebulosus (Forsskål, 1775), Ctenogobius nebulosus (Forsskål, 1775), Rhinogobius nebulosus (Forsskål, 1775), Yongeichthys nebulosus (Forsskål, 1775), Gobius brevifilis (Valenciennes, 1837), Gobius baliuroides (Bleeker, 1849), Rhinogobius baliuroides (Bleeker, 1849), Gobius petersii (Steindachner, 1866), Ctenogobius petersenii (Steindachner, 1866), Gobius auchenotaenia (Bleeker, 1867), Gobius caninus var. africana (Playfair, 1867), Gobius caninus africanus (Playfair, 1867), Gobius festivus (De Vis, 1884), Rhinogobius lungi (Jordan & Seale, 1907), Gobius criniger decaryi (Pellegrin, 1932).  More...
Biology
S.No. Diagnostic features Finformula Reference
1 The Shadow Goby has black margins on its median fins—a diagnostic feature for this species D: VII, 9; A: I, 9 Randall, J. E., G.R. Allen & R.C. Steene, 1990. Fishes of the Great Barrier Reef and Coral Sea. University of Hawaii Press, Honolulu, Hawaii. 506 p.
2 Acentrogobius nebulosus (Forsskal, 1775) nebulosus, Gobius Forsskål [P. S.] 1775:24, x [Descriptiones animalium (Forsskål);
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