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Bathygobius soporator (Molly miller; Frillfin goby)

Synonyms: Bathygobius soprator; Gobius humeralis; Gobius soporator; Mapo soporator
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Wikipedia Abstract

The Frillfin goby (Bathygobius soporator) is a species of marine fish in the genus Bathygobius.
View Wikipedia Record: Bathygobius soporator

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Central Gulf Coastal Plain Biosphere Reserve 40530 United States  
Everglades and Dry Tortugas Biosphere Reserve   Florida, United States  
Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary IV 2387149 Florida, United States
Parque Marino Nacional Sistema Arrecifal Veracruzano National Park II 129688 Mexico      
Reserva de la Biosfera de Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve VI 1312618 Mexico  
Seaflower Marine Protected Area 15125514 Colombia      

Prey / Diet

Farfantepenaeus notialis (camarón rosado sureño)[1]
Gnatholepis argus[2]
Pitar tumens[1]
Portunus hastatus[1]
Scissodesma nitida[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Galeoides decadactylus (Threadfin)1
Polydactylus quadrifilis (Threadfin)1
Sargocentron rubrum (Soldier fish)1

Predators

Citharichthys spilopterus (Bay Whiff)[2]
Mycteroperca microlepis (Velvet rockfish)[3]

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Dollfusentis heteracanthus[4]
Helicometra fasciata[2]
Opegaster pritchardae[2]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

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Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Bermuda Aquarium Museum and Zoo
BREC's Baton Rouge Zoo

Range Map

Africa-Inland Waters; America, North - Inland waters; Angola; Anguilla; Antigua and Barbuda; Aruba; Atlantic Ocean; Atlantic, Eastern Central; Atlantic, Southeast; Atlantic, Southwest; Atlantic, Western Central; Bahamas; Barbados; Belize; Benguela Current; Bermuda; Brazil; Cameroon; Canary Current; Cape Verde; Caribbean Sea; Cayman Islands; Costa Rica; Cuba; Curaçao Island; Côte d'Ivoire; Dominica; Dominican Republic; East Brazil Shelf; Eastern Atlantic: Senegal to Angola (Ref. 5299) and offshore islands. Western Atlantic: Florida Keys in the USA, Bermuda and the Bahamas to Santa Catarina, Brazil (Ref. 7251, 57756). Mediterranean Sea (Ref. 50345). Suspected to be conspecific with <i; Eastern Atlantic: Senegal to Angola (Ref. 5299) and offshore islands. Western Atlantic: Florida Keys in the USA, Bermuda and the Bahamas to Santa Catarina, Brazil (Ref. 7251, 57756). Mediterranean Sea (Ref. 50345). Suspected to be conspecific with <i>Bathygobius fuscus</i>. Record from Algeria needs confirmation (Ref. 2682).; Gabon; Grenada; Guadeloupe; Guinea; Guinea-Bissau; Gulf of Mexico; Haiti; Jamaica; Laguna de Términos; Martinique; Mediterranean Sea; Mediterranean and Black Sea; Mexico; Montserrat; Nicaragua; Nigeria; North Brazil Shelf; Pacific, Northwest; Pacific, Western Central; Puerto Rico; Saint Kitts and Nevis; Saint Lucia; Saint Paul's Rocks; Saint Vincent & the Grenadines; Sanaga; Sao Tomé and Principe; Senegal; South Brazil Shelf; Southeast U.S. Continental Shelf; Trinidad and Tobago; Turks and Caicos Is.; US Virgin Islands; USA (contiguous states); Venezuela; Viet Nam; Virgin Islands (UK); Ébrié Lagoon;

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Citations

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1Food and feeding habits and reproduction in Frillfin goby, Bathygobius soporator (Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1837) in the Badagry Creek, Lagos, Nigeria, O. Lawson Emmanuel and E. Thomas Ajibola, International Journal of Biodiversity and Conservation Vol. 2(12), pp. 414-421, December 2010
2Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
3Ontogenetic Shifts in the Diet of Gag, Mycteroperca microlepis, (Goode and Bean), (Pisces: Serranidae), Michael D. Mullaney, Jr., Proceedings of the 43rd Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute, pp. 432-445 (1994)
4Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
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