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Life Science Identifier (LSID):

urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:ceb64e49-7e78-4642-805d-540635994970

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.

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WMS

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http://biocache.ala.org.au/ws/ogc/ows?q=species:Favonigobius lentiginosus
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Species presence
 Recorded In Australia
 Marine Habitats

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  • representative image of taxa
    Source: Australian National Fish Collection Images
    Image by: J. Richardson, 1844-48 - Ichthyology of the voyage of H. M. S. Erebus & Terror
    Rights: J. Richardson, 1844-48 - Ichthyology of the voyage of H. M. S. Erebus & Terror

Description

The Eastern Longfin-goby can be recognised by its colouration. It is sandy brown above and pale below. There are many thin white bars and about five dark brown bars on the sides of the body. Brown diagonal lines cross the head. source: Australian Museum Factsheets

Online resources

Australian Museum Factsheets
Description, Distribution, Morphology
Australian National Fish Collection Images
Authoritative image
Encyclopedia of Life
Description, Images
Seafood Services Australia
CAAB Code, Author
Wikipedia
Reference

Names and sources

Accepted name Source
Favonigobius lentiginosus

Synonyms

Synonyms Source
Gobius lentiginosus Richardson, 1844 Richardson, 1844
Published in: Richardson, J. 1844. Ichthyology. The Zoology of the Voyage of H.M.S. Erebus and Terror under the command of Captain Sir James Clark Ross, R.N., F.R.S., during the years 1839–43 Vol. 2 pp. 139 pp. pp. 1-16 pls 1-6, 7-8 (parts), 9-10
Gobius lateralis obliquus McCulloch & Ogilby, 1919 McCulloch & Ogilby, 1919
Published in: McCulloch, A.R. & Ogilby, J.D. 1919. Some Australian fishes of the family Gobiidae. Rec. Aust. Mus. Vol. 12 (10) pp. 193-291 figs 31-37
Ctenogobius auriga Whitley, 1959 Whitley, 1959
Published in: Whitley, G.P. 1959. Ichthyological snippets. Aust. Zool. Vol. 12 (4) pp. 310-323 figs 1-3

Common Names

Common name Source
Eastern Longfin Goby
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Long-finned Goby
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Spotted 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 lentiginosus  Recorded in Australia

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