Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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CAAB: 37428030

Species Acanthogobius flavimanus (Temminck & Schlegel, 1845)

Yellowfin Goby, Japanese Goby, Oriental Goby, Yellow-finned Goby

Generic Combinations




New South Wales, Victoria

Extra Distribution Information

Paterson River (32°40'S) to Botany Bay (33°59'S), NSW and Port Phillip Bay, VIC (144°52'E), also into the salt water reaches of associated rivers; temperate, Japan.

Introduced from Japan.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


NSW, Vic: NSW North Coast (NNC), Sydney Basin (SB)


Bass Strait Shelf Province (35), Central Eastern Shelf Province (38)

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, estuary, inshore, mud bottom-marine.


History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
04-Dec-2018 GOBIOIDEI 01-Jun-2018 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese
14-May-2015 GOBIOIDEI 16-Dec-2014 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese
30-Mar-2010 MODIFIED