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CAAB: 37428169

Species Gobiopterus semivestitus (Munro, 1949)

Glassgoby, Glass Goby


Generic Combinations




New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Victoria

Extra Distribution Information

Townsville, QLD (19°10'S) to Port Pirie, SA (138°01'E), apparently introduced into New Zealand; subtropical.

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Spencer Gulf Shelf Province (33), 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)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Estuary, inshore, nectonic, seagrass.


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 03-Jul-2018 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese
14-May-2015 GOBIOIDEI 12-May-2015 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese
30-Mar-2010 MODIFIED