First Pacific record of Priolepis goldshmidtae (Gobiidae), previously regarded as a Red Sea endemic

Fujiwara K., Suzuki T., Motomura H.

Date de parution: juin 2020
Volume: 44
Number: 2
Pagination: 157-159
Editeur: Société Française d’Ichtyologie
doi: https://doi.org/10.26028/cybium/2020-442-006
Résumé

A single specimen (17.0 mm in standard length) of Priolepis goldshmidtae Goren & Baranes, 1995, collected at 120 m depth off Okinawa Island, southern Japan, represents the first record of the species from the Pacific Ocean. The species was previously only known from the original description, and being regarded as an endemic Red Sea species.

Mots-clés: Deepwater - distribution - Gobiidae - Japan - Okinawa Island - Priolepis goldshmidtae - Range extension
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