Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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CAAB: 37428083

Species Bryaninops yongei (Davis & Cohen, 1968)

Seawhip Goby, Common Whipgoby, Sea-whip Goby, Whip Coral Goby, Whip Goby, Yonge's Sea Whip Goby




Queensland, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Damopier Archipelago and Rowley Shoals, WA (17°20'S), Ashmore Reef, Timor Sea and Yonge Reef (14°47'S) to Swains Reef (22°05'S), QLD; tropical, Indo-west-central Pacific.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Timor Province (2), Northwest Shelf Province (27), Northwest Transition (3), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, commensal, coral reef, inshore.

Extra Ecological Information

Invertebrate associate, Cirripathes anguina.


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 30-Jun-2018 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese
14-May-2015 GOBIOIDEI 15-Jul-2015 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese
04-Aug-2014 MODIFIED