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CAAB: 37428329

Species Favonigobius lentiginosus (Richardson, 1844)

Eastern Longfin Goby, Long-finned Goby, Spotted Goby




New South Wales, Queensland

Extra Distribution Information

Confined to eastern Australia from Lizard Island, QLD (14°40'S) to Merimbula, NSW (36°53'S), some records based on misidentified F. lateralis, northern records also possibly based on undescribed species; temperate, south-west Pacific (New Zealand).

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Lord Howe Province (14), Southeast Shelf Transition (37), Central Eastern Shelf Province (38), Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

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Ecological Descriptors

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


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 02-Jul-2018 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese
14-May-2015 GOBIOIDEI 23-Oct-2013 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese
30-Mar-2010 MODIFIED