Hazeus maculipinna (Randall & Goren 1993)



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Bray, D.J. 2018, Hazeus maculipinna in Fishes of Australia, accessed 18 Jun 2019, http://fishesofaustralia.net.au/Home/species/2728

Hazeus maculipinna (Randall & Goren 1993)

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Distribution

One Tree island, southern Great Barrier Reef. Elsewhere the species occurs in the Indo-west Pacific.

Etymology

The species name maculipinna is from the Latin macula for spot and pinna for fin, in reference to the black spot in the first dorsal fin.

Species Citation

Opua maculipinna Randall & Goren 1993, Ichthyological Bulletin of the J.L.B. Smith Institute, Grahamstown 58: 15, fig. 5. Type locality: lagoon east of Vihamaafara Reef, Ari Atoll, Maldives.

Author

Bray, D.J. 2018

Resources

Australian Faunal Directory

Hazeus maculipinna (Randall & Goren 1993)

References


Anderson, R.C., Randall, J.E. & Kuiter, R.H. 1998. Additions to the fish fauna of the Maldive Islands. Part 2: New records of fishes from the Maldive Islands, with notes on other species. Ichthyological Bulletin of the J.L.B. Smith Institute, Grahamstown 67: 20-32 

Iwata, A., Hosoya, S.. & Niimura, Y. 1998. Echinogobius hayashii, a new genus and species of Gobiidae. Ichthyological Research 45(2): 113-119 figs 1-3 See ref online Open access

Randall, J.E. & Goren, M. 1993. A review of the gobioid fishes of the Maldives. Ichthyological Bulletin of the J.L.B. Smith Institute, Grahamstown 58: 1-37

Quick Facts


CAAB Code:37428455

Habitat:Reef associated

Max Size:4 cm SL

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