Name source
Australian Faunal Directory
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species
Data links
LSID JSON / WMS /RDF

Life Science Identifier (LSID):

urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:d82c26f0-0ddf-4978-8715-dbc1077582cf

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:Ophiocara porocephala
For higher taxa, this will give you a hierarchical listing of layers for each taxon.

RDF

To download an RDF/XML document for the concepts and names click here
A JSON view of this information is here here
A html view of this information is here here

Further details

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Species presence
 Recorded In Australia
 Marine Habitats
 Terrestrial Habitats

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    Source: Australian National Fish Collection Images
    Image by: BIO Photography Group, Biodiversity Institute of Ontario
    Rights: BIO Photography Group, Biodiversity Institute of Ontario

Online resources

ANGFA
Images
Australian National Fish Collection Images
Authoritative image
Encyclopedia of Life
Description, Images
Seafood Services Australia
CAAB Code, Author
Wikipedia
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Names and sources

Accepted name Source
Ophiocara porocephala

Synonyms

Synonyms Source
Eleotris ophicephalus Valenciennes, 1837 Valenciennes, 1837
Published in: Valenciennes, A. in Cuvier, G.L. & Valenciennes, A. 1837. Histoire Naturelle des Poissons Paris : Levrault Vol. 12 pp. 507 pp. pls 344-368
Eleotris porocephala Valenciennes, 1837 Valenciennes, 1837
Published in: Valenciennes, A. in Cuvier, G.L. & Valenciennes, A. 1837. Histoire Naturelle des Poissons Paris : Levrault Vol. 12 pp. 507 pp. pls 344-368
Agonostoma darwiniense Macleay, 1878 Macleay, 1878
Published in: Macleay, W.J. 1878. The fishes of Port Darwin. Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. Ser. 1 Vol. 2 (4) pp. 344-367 pls 7-10
Lindemanella iota Whitley, 1935 Whitley, 1935
Published in: Whitley, G.P. 1935. Studies in Ichthyology No. 9. Rec. Aust. Mus. Vol. 19 (4) pp. 215-250 figs 1-11 pl. 18

Common Names

Common name Source
Spangled Gudgeon
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Bumblebee
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Mullet Gudgeon
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Northern Mud Gudgeon
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Tittle
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Flathead Sleeper
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Spangled Sleeper
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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
ELEOTRIDAE
genus
Ophiocara
species
Ophiocara porocephala  Recorded in Australia

Occurrence records

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Charts showing breakdown of occurrence records

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Name references found in the Biodiversity Heritage Library

Name references found in the TROVE - NLA

Genbank

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