Signigobius biocellatus Hoese & Allen 1977

Andréfouët, Serge, Chen, Wei-Jen, Kinch, Jeff, Mana, Ralph, Russell, Barry C., Tully, Dean & White, William T., 2019, Checklist of the marine and estuarine fishes of New Ireland Province, Papua New Guinea, western Pacific Ocean, with 810 new records, Zootaxa 4588 (1), pp. 1-360: 289

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4588.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:C7390B16-569F-46A2-A823-0018E1934873

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/1577035E-8124-FE87-EDFC-CF9E1B710CD4

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scientific name

Signigobius biocellatus Hoese & Allen 1977
status

 

Signigobius biocellatus Hoese & Allen 1977  —Signal goby ( Fig. 141View FIGURE 141)

Status at New Ireland. New record, based on specimens photographed at Lissenung Island by Dietmar Amon on 13 June 2007 and 18 Apr. 2009, and at 5 m depth by Dean Tully on 22 June 2013; a specimen observed at Balang Island , New Hanover, 0–18 m depth, St. T 21, on 6 Nov. 2006, by Gerald R. Allen.

Distribution and habitat. New Ireland: 1, 2.—General distribution: eastern Indonesia east to Philippines and Vanuatu, north to Taiwan, south to Queensland ( Australia). Found on silt or sand bottoms in sheltered coastal reefs and lagoons, 2–30 m depth. Marine.