Sicyopterus aiensis, a new species of freshwater goby (Gobioidei) from Vanuatu, South Pacific

Keith P., Watson R.E., Marquet G.

Date de parution: avril 2004
Volume: 28
Number: 2
Pagination: 111-118
Editeur: Société Française d’Ichtyologie

Sicyopterus aiensis, n. sp., a freshwater goby, is described on the basis of 30 specimens collected from streams of Vanuatu. It differs from other species belonging to the genus by a combination of characters including the number of pectoral rays, scales in the lateral series, predorsal scales, scales in a zigzag series on the caudal peduncle, number of soft rays in the second dorsal fin and live color.

Mots-clés: Gobiidae - New species - PSW - Sicyopterus aiensis - Vanuatu
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