Animal Species:Yellowface Shrimpgoby, Stonogobiops xanthorhinica Hoese & Randall, 1982

Two Yellowface Shrimpgobies

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Identification

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Distribution

The Yellowface Shrimpgoby occurs in the tropical Western Pacific.

The map below shows the Australian distribution of the species based on public sightings and specimens in Australian Museums. Click on the map for detailed information.  Source: Atlas of Living Australia.

Stonogobiops xanthorhinica

Classification

Species:
xanthorhinica
Genus:
Stonogobiops
Family:
Gobiidae
Order:
Perciformes
Class:
Actinopterygii
Subphylum:
Vertebrata
Phylum:
Chordata
Kingdom:
Animalia

What does this mean?

References

  1. Hoese, D.F., Bray, D.J., Paxton, J.R. & G.R. Allen. 2006. Fishes. In Beesley, P.L. & A. Wells. (eds) Zoological Catalogue of Australia. Volume 35. ABRS & CSIRO Publishing: Australia. parts 1-3, pages 1-2178.


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