Trypauchenichthys sumartrensis   Hardenberg  (Fish)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Perciformes
Family:Gobiidae

Description
Color: Pink

Body elongated, covered with cycloid scales, head 5-5.3 in length. Eyes very small; some pore on head. Snout much longer than eye. Dorsal fin with 5 simple and 37-41 branched rays, anal with 35-39 rays. Ventral fin totally separate, caudal fin oblong, about 6 in total length.

Remarks: Values in above description denote proportions.


Synonym (s)
Trypauchenichthys sumartrensis Hardenberg 1931
Trypauchenichthys sumartrensis Koumans 1953

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Muddy, Coastal

Biogeography


• West Bengal, Sandheads INDIA (Record: 1927, 1928)

Literature Source(s)
  • Mukherjee, P (1995) Intertidal fishes Estuarine ecosystem series, Part 2: Hugli Matla Estuary ZSI, Calcutta 345-388 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org

Page last updated on:2009-06-25

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