Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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CAAB: 37428284

Species Valenciennea puellaris (Tomiyama, 1956)

Orangespotted Glidergoby, Orange Dashed Goby, Orange-dashed Goby, Orange-spotted Goby, Orange-spotted Sleeper Goby, Orange-spotted Sleeper-goby, Orangespotted Glider Goby



Northern Territory, Queensland, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Ashmore Reef, Timor Sea, Houtman Abrolhos, WA (28°29'S) to One Tree Island, QLD (23°30'S); tropical, east-Indo-west Pacific.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Timor Province (2), Northern Shelf Province (25), Northwest Shelf Transition (26), Northwest Shelf Province (27), Central Western Shelf Transition (28), Central Western Shelf Province (29), Southwest Shelf Transition (30), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Other Regions

Territory of Ashmore & Cartier Islands

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, coral reef, inshore, nectonic, sand bottom marine.

Extra Ecological Information

Constructs burrow, 2-100 m.


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 17-Mar-2015 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese
30-Mar-2010 MODIFIED