Animal Species:Lyretail Dartgoby, Ptereleotris monoptera Randall & Hoese, 1985

The Lyretail Dartgoby can be recognised by its elongate body and lyre-shaped caudal fin.

Standard Common Name

Lyretail Dartgoby

Alternative Name/s

Lyretail Goby, Monofin Dartfish

Classification

Species:
monoptera
Genus:
Ptereleotris
Family:
Microdesmidae
Order:
Perciformes
Class:
Actinopterygii
Subphylum:
Vertebrata
Phylum:
Chordata
Kingdom:
Animalia

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Mark McGrouther , Collection Manager, Ichthyology
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