Singlespot Eviota, Eviota monostigma Fourmanoir 1971



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Bray, D.J. 2019, Eviota monostigma in Fishes of Australia, accessed 07 Apr 2020, http://136.154.202.208/home/species/1352

Singlespot Eviota, Eviota monostigma Fourmanoir 1971

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Distribution

Great Barrier Reef from the far north to at least One Tree Island, Queensland and reefs in the Coral Sea. Elsewhere the species occurs in the tropical, south-west Pacific (Marshall Islands, New Caledonia to Tonga).
Inhabits fringing reefs, reef slopes, lagoons, and outer reef slopes at depths to 21 m.

Species Citation

Eviota monostigma Fourmanoir 1971, Cahiers O.R.S.T.O.M. Serie Océanographique 9(4): 498, fig. 6. Type locality: Pointe Ma, Îlot Maître, New Caledonia. 

Author

Bray, D.J. 2019

Resources

Atlas of Living Australia

Singlespot Eviota, Eviota monostigma Fourmanoir 1971

References


Fourmanoir, P. 1971. Notes Ichthyologiques (IV). Cahiers O.R.S.T.O.M. Serie Océanographique 9(4): 491-500 figs 1-8 

Greenfield, D.W. 2017. An overview of the dwarfgobies, the second most speciose coral-reef fish genus (Teleostei: Gobiidae: Eviota). Journal of the Ocean Science Foundation 29: 32-54.

Greenfield, D., Larson, H. & Williams, J.T. 2016. Eviota monostigma. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2016: e.T193228A2211834. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-3.RLTS.T193228A2211834.en. Downloaded on 20 June 2019.

Greenfield, D.W. & Winterbottom, R. 2016. A key to the dwarfgoby species (Teleostei: Gobiidae: Eviota) described between 1871 and 2016. Journal of the Ocean Science Foundation 24: 35-90 

Lachner, E.A. & Karnella, S.J. 1980. Fishes of the Indo-Pacific genus Eviota with descriptions of eight new species (Teleostei : Gobiidae). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 315: 1-127 figs 1-66 

Randall, J.E. 2005. Reef and shore fishes of the South Pacific. New Caledonia to Tahiti and the Pitcairn Islands. Honolulu : University of Hawaii Press 707 pp. 

Russell, B.C. 1983. Annotated checklist of the coral reef fishes in the Capricorn-Bunker group, Great Barrier Reef, Australia. Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority. Special Publication Series 1: 1-184 figs 1-2

Quick Facts


CAAB Code:37428125

Conservation:IUCN Least Concern

Depth:1-21 m

Max Size:2.7 cm SL

Species Maps

CAAB distribution map