Taxon profile


Awaous Valenciennes, 1837

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Gobiidae - gobies

Scientific synonyms

Chonophorus Poey, 1860

Type taxon:Gobius ocellaris Broussonet, 1782

Included taxa

Number of records: 16

species Awaous acritosus Watson, 1994
species Awaous aeneofuscus (Peters, 1852) - Freshwater Goby
species Awaous banana (Valenciennes, 1837) - River Goby
species Awaous commersoni (Schneider, 1801)
species Awaous flavus (Valenciennes, 1837)
species Awaous grammepomus (Bleeker, 1849)
species Awaous guamensis (Valenciennes, 1837) - Oopu Nakea
species Awaous lateristriga (Duméril, 1861) - Brown Goby
species Awaous litturatus (Steindachner, 1861)
species Awaous macrorhynchus (Bleeker, 1867)
species Awaous melanocephalus (Bleeker, 1849) - Largesnout Goby
species Awaous nigripinnis Valenciennes, 1837
species Awaous ocellaris (Broussonet, 1782)
species Awaous pallidus (Valenciennes, 1837)
species Awaous personatus (Bleeker, 1849)
species Awaous tajasica (Lichtenstein, 1822) - River Goby

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/478]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Awaous Valenciennes, 1837]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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