A new species of goby

Main report: Asterropteryx profunda , a new species of goby (Pisces: Gobiidae) from Papua New Guinea and Indonesia

Scientific Paper: Aqua (Intl J Ichthyology)   
New Taxa: Asterropteryx profunda
Categories: Fish | New Species
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A new species of goby, Asterropteryx profunda, is described on the basis of three adult specimens, ~10 mm long, from Milne Bay Province in Papua New Guinea and Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi Province of Indonesia. It has also been photographed at Anilao, Luzon, Philippines.  The new species occurs in relatively deep water, approximately 45-70 m, compared to other members of the genus.

Asterropteryx profunda, a new species of goby (Pisces: Gobiidae) from Papua

Asterropteryx profunda

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