Mary Carp Gudgeon, Hypseleotris moolooboolaensis Thacker, Geiger & Unmack 2022



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Bray, D.J. 2022, Hypseleotris moolooboolaensis in Fishes of Australia, accessed 28 Sep 2022, https://fishesofaustralia.net.au/home/species/5652

Mary Carp Gudgeon, Hypseleotris moolooboolaensis Thacker, Geiger & Unmack 2022

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Distribution

Mary River and its tributaries, Queensland. Hemiclonal lineages involving this species and Hypseleotris bucephala are present in the Mary, Maroochy, and Auburn (Burnett) rivers.

Etymology

The specific name moolooboolaensis is derived from the Aboriginal name for the Mary River, Moolooboola (= a misspelling of the name Moocooboola).

Species Citation

Hypseleotris moolooboolaensis Thacker, Geiger & Unmack 2022, Royal Society Open Science 9: 13, Fig. 8. Type locality: Gutchy Creek, Mary River drainage near Tiaro, Queensland, −25.7827, 152.5247.

Author

Bray, D.J. 2022

Resources

Atlas of Living Australia

Mary Carp Gudgeon, Hypseleotris moolooboolaensis Thacker, Geiger & Unmack 2022

References


Thacker, C.E., Geiger, D.L. & Unmack, P.J. 2022. Species delineation and systematics of a hemiclonal hybrid complex in Australian freshwaters (Gobiiformes: Gobioidei: Eleotridae: Hypseleotris). Royal Society Open Science 9: 220201. https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.220201

Quick Facts


CAAB Code:37429067

Habitat:Freshwater

Max Size:3.5 cm SL

Native:Endemic

Species Maps

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