Animalia > Chordata > Actinopterygii > Perciformes > Microdesmidae > Ptereleotris > Ptereleotris zebra

Ptereleotris zebra (Zebra hovergoby; Zebra goby; Zebra dartfish; Zebra dart-goby; Chinese zebra goby)

Synonyms: Pogonoculius zebra
Language: French; Japanese; Malay; Mandarin Chinese; Samoan

Wikipedia Abstract

Ptereleotris zebra is a species of dartfish native to the Indian Ocean and the western Pacific Ocean. An inhabitant of reefs, it can be found in schools at depths of from 2 to 31 metres (6.6 to 101.7 ft) though usually no deeper than 4 metres (13 ft). This species can reach a length of 12 centimetres (4.7 in) SL. It can also be found in the aquarium trade.
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Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Pulu Keeling National Park II 6469 Cocos (Keeling) Islands    

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)


American Samoa; Australia; Caroline Island; Chagos Islands; Christmas Island (Aust.); Cocos (Keeling) Islands; Cook Islands; Coral Sea and GBR; Great Barrier Reef; Guam; Hsiao-liu-chiu; Indian Ocean; Indian Ocean, Eastern; Indian Ocean, Western; Indo-Pacific: Red Sea and islands in the western Indian Ocean (Ref. 528) to the Line and Marquesan Islands, north to the Ryukyu Islands, south to the southern Great Barrier Reef; Mariana and Marshall Islands in Micronesia.; Indonesia; Indonesian Sea; Japan; Kimbe Bay; Kiribati; Kuroshio Current; Lord Howe Island; Lutao Island; Maldives; Marquesas Islands; Marshall Islands; Mauritius; Milne Bay; North Australian Shelf; North Marianas; Northeast Australian Shelf; Ogasawara Islands; Pacific Ocean; Pacific, Eastern Central; Pacific, Northwest; Pacific, Southwest; Pacific, Western Central; Palau; Papua New Guinea; Philippines; Polynesian Waters; Red Sea; Ryukyu Islands; Réunion; Samoa; Saudi Arabia; Seychelles; South Africa; South China Sea; Spratly Islands; Taiwan; Tonga; Vanuatu; Yellow Sea;

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