Platygobiopsis hadiatyae, a new species of deepwater gobiid from Indonesia (Teleostei, Gobiidae, Gobiinae)

 
 
Penulis: HK. Larson1; Z. Jaafar, TH. Hui & T. Peristiwady
A new species of the gobiid genus Platygobiopsis Springer & Randall, 1992, is described based on a single specimen collected via dredge deployed at a depth range of 172 m and 182 m within the East Sunda Strait off Panaitan Island (Indonesia). The new species differs chieftly from congeners in having a scaleless (vs. scaled) chest and belly. A key to the four known species of Platygobiopsis is provided. Key words. Gobiidae, Gobiinae, Platygobiopsis, new species

RAFFLES BULLETIN OF ZOOLOGY 68: 14–18

ISSN / ISBN / IBSN : ISSN 2345-7600 (electronic) | ISSN 0217-2445 (print)

DOI: DOI: 10.26107/RBZ-2020-0002

No. Arsip : LIPI-20200117