A new mudskipper from Indonesia.

Main report: Periophthalmus pusing: A new species of Mudskipper from the Lesser Sunda Island
(Sciency Thoughts)
Other Reporting: Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, Novataxa
Scientific Paper:    
New Taxa: Periophthalmus pusing
Species named for: ‘pusing’, meaning ‘giddy’ in Indonesian, is the local name of the species.
Categories: Fish | New Species

A mudskipper is descfibed from Sumba Island in the Lesser Sundas, Indonesia.

Periophthalmus pusing. Jaafar et al. 2016.

Periophthalmus pusing. Jaafar et al. 2016.

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