Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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CAAB: 37428146

Species Fusigobius neophytus (Günther, 1877)

Neophyte Sandgoby, Neophyte Goby, Sand Goby




New South Wales, Queensland, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Shark Bay region, WA (24°30'S) to Scott Reef, WA and Tijour Reef, QLD (13°04'S) to off Tween River and Elizabeth Reef, NSW (29°55'S) and Lord Howe Island; tropical, Indo-west-central Pacific.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Lord Howe Province (14), Timor Province (2), Cocos (Keeling) Island Province (22), Northwest Shelf Province (27), Central Western Shelf Transition (28), Central Western Shelf Province (29), Central Eastern Shelf Transition (39), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Other Regions

Territory of Ashmore & Cartier Islands

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, coral reef, inshore, sand 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 02-Jul-2018 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese
14-May-2015 GOBIOIDEI 11-Mar-2012 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese
30-Mar-2010 MODIFIED