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Life Science Identifier (LSID):

urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:80c0481d-a3b4-42ef-af9b-4cf75f0bb572

LSIDs are persistent, location-independent,resource identifiers for uniquely naming biologically significant resources including species names, concepts, occurrences, genes or proteins, or data objects that encode information about them. To put it simply, LSIDs are a way to identify and locate pieces of biological information on the web.

Data Links

JSON

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WMS

To use WMS services, copy and paste the following GetCapabilities URL into your OGC client (e.g. uDIG, ESRI ArcGIS)
http://biocache.ala.org.au/ws/ogc/ows?q=species:Favonigobius lateralis
For higher taxa, this will give you a hierarchical listing of layers for each taxon.

RDF

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Species presence
 Recorded In Australia
 Marine Habitats

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    Source: Australian National Fish Collection Images
    Image by: Australian National Fish Collection, CSIRO
    Rights: Australian National Fish Collection, CSIRO. Image enhanced during FRDC project

Online resources

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Species Lists

RLS profile v3
Abundance: 7
Behaviour: The species is very abundant in a range of sheltered habitats. It is the goby most commonly noticed by divers in estuaries
Commercial_Uses: None, other than trivial captures for aquarium trade
Common_Name: Long-finned goby;Southern longfin goby
Depth: 0–7 m
Description: The southern longfin goby is most easily recognised by the numerous thin white stripes running vertically across the lower half of the body behind the pectoral fins. Other features are a relatively flattened head, a long anal fin with the tip nearly reaching the tail fin, and black blotches on the side of the body
Distribution: Shark Bay, WA, to central Qld and around Tas.
Frequency: 0.199
Habitat: Sheltered sand, mud
IUCN_Threat_status: Not assessed
Invasive: Not known to be invasive
Max_size: 80 mm
Range: 10
Threats: No major threats to this species are known
South Australian Fish from the AFD

Names and sources

Accepted name Source
Favonigobius lateralis

Synonyms

Synonyms Source
Gobius lateralis Macleay, 1881 Macleay, 1881
Published in: Macleay, W.J. 1881. Descriptive catalogue of the fishes of Australia. Part 2. Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. Ser. 1 Vol. 5 (4) pp. 510-629 pls 13-14

Common Names

Common name Source
Southern Longfin Goby
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Long Finned Goby
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Longfinned Goby
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Working classification

kingdom
ANIMALIA
phylum
CHORDATA
subphylum
VERTEBRATA
suprageneric
GNATHOSTOMATA
suprageneric
PISCES
class
ACTINOPTERYGII
subphylum
EUTELEOSTEI
superorder
ACANTHOPTERYGII
order
PERCIFORMES
suborder
GOBIOIDEI
family
GOBIIDAE
genus
Favonigobius
species
Favonigobius lateralis  Recorded in Australia

Occurrence records

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Genbank

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