Dutch Caribbean Species Register

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Tiger Goby Elacatinus macrodon

Classification

Gobiidae [family]
Elacatinus [genus] (12)
macrodon [species]

Classification

Gobiidae [family]
Elacatinus [genus] (12)
macrodon [species]

Presence

Recorded on Bonaire
Presence status Incorrectly reported (3b)
Notes on presence status What was described as Elacatinus macrodon is in fact Tigrigobius macrodon. Apart from this, the species is incorrectly reported for Bonaire (Benjamin Victor, pers. comm).

Publications

  • Pers. comm. Benjamin Victor.
  • Pattengill-Semmens, C.V. 2010. The reef fish assemblage of Bonaire Marine Park: an analysis of REEF Fish Survey Data. Proceedings 53rd Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute 53: 591-605.