Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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CAAB: 37428002

Species Arenigobius frenatus (Günther, 1861)

Halfbridled Goby, Banded Goby, Falsely Bridled Goby, Half-bridled Goby


Generic Combinations




New South Wales, Queensland, Tasmania, Victoria

Extra Distribution Information

Cape Tribulation, QLD (16°10'S) to Flinders Island, TAS (40°19'S) and west to Gippsland, VIC (141°30'E); temperate.

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Western Bass Strait Shelf Transition (34), Bass Strait Shelf Province (35), Southeast Shelf Transition (37), Central Eastern Shelf Province (38), Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, estuary, inshore, sand bottom marine, seagrass.

Extra Ecological Information

Inhabits burrow.


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 29-Jun-2018 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese
14-May-2015 GOBIOIDEI 22-Jun-2016 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese
30-Mar-2010 MODIFIED