Taxon profile


Microdesmus Günther, 1864

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Microdesmidae - dartfishes »  subfamily Microdesminae

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Included taxa

Number of records: 12

species Microdesmus aethiopicus (Chabanaud, 1927)
species Microdesmus affinis Meek & Hildebrand, 1928
species Microdesmus africanus Dawson, 1979
species Microdesmus bahianus Dawson, 1973
species Microdesmus carri Gilbert, 1966
species Microdesmus dipus Günther, 1864 - Banded Worm Goby
species Microdesmus dorsipunctatus Dawson, 1968
species Microdesmus lanceolatus Dawson, 1962 - Lancetail Wormfish
species Microdesmus longipinnis (Weymouth, 1910) - Pink Wormfish
species Microdesmus luscus Dawson, 1977
species Microdesmus retropinnis Jordan & Gilbert, 1882
species Microdesmus suttkusi Gilbert, 1966

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/2689]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Microdesmus Günther, 1864]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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