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Periophthalmus chrysospilos

Orange Spotted
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The taxonomic status is pending for approval


So far we know little about the species, apart from its appearance.


by State Location
  • Johore 1
Based on publications, specimens, and images


  1. Diana, A. Z., Mazlan, A.G., Marina, H., Sharifah Mastura, S.A., Zaidi, C.C., Rahim, M. S. & Simon, K. D. (2014). Comparative Study of The Fine Structures of Gills Among Three Co-existing Mudskipper Species. 66 (1 & 2), 107-116
  2. Khaironizam, M.Z. & Norma-Rashid, Y. (2000). A New Record of Mudskipper Parapocryptes serperaster (Oxudercinae: Gobiidae) from Peninsular Malaysia. 19, 101-104
  3. Khaironizam, M.Z. & Norma-Rashid, Y. (2000). Aspects of morphometric studies in three common species of mudskippers in Malaysia. 8 (2), 1043-1049
  4. Khaironizam, M.Z. & Norma-Rashid, Y. (2003). First Record of The Mudskipper, Periophthalmodon septemradiatus (Hamilton) (Teleostei: Gobiidae) from Peninsular Malaysia. 51 (1), 97-100
  5. Khaironizam, M.Z. & Norma-Rashid, Y. (2002). Length-weight Relationship of Mudskippers (Gobiidae: Oxudercinae) in the Coastal Areas of Selangor, Malaysia. 25 (3 & 4), 20-22
  6. Norma-Rashid, Y. & Khaironizam, M.Z. (2005). Some Biological Aspects of Mudskippers (Gobiidae, Oxudercinae) from Langkawi Island. 24, 139-144
  7. Polgar, G. (2012). Ecology and Evolution of Mudskippers and Oxudercine Gobies (Gobiidae:Oxudercinae): Perspectives and Possible Research Directions. , 117-137
  8. Polgar, G. & Khaironizam, M.Z. (2008). First record of Periophthalmus walailakae (Gobiidae: Oxudercinae) from Peninsular Malaysia. 32 (4), 349-351
  9. Polgar, G. & Crosa, G. (2009). Multivariate Characterisation of The Habitats of Seven Species of Malayan Mudskippers (Gobiidae: Oxudercinae). 156, 1475-1486
  10. Polgar, G. & Bartolino, V. (2010). Size Variation of Six Species of Oxudercine Gobies Along The Intertidal Zone In A Malayan Coastal Swamp. 409, 199–212
  1. Ambak, M.A., Mansor, M.I., Zakaria, M.Z. & Mazlan, A.G. (2010). Fishes of Malaysia. Penerbit UMT, Universiti Malaysia Terengganu, Malaysia. pp. 334.
  2. Sasekumar, A. & Chong, V.C. (2012). Mangrove and Coastal Environment of Selangor, Malaysia. Universiti Malaya, Malaysia. pp. 290.
Chapter in book
  1. Khaironizam, M.Z. & Norma-Rashid, Y. (2005). Distribution of Mudskippers (Gobiidae: Oxudercinae) on the Selangor Coast. In Sasekumar, A. & Chong, V.C. (Eds.), Ecology of Klang Strait. Faculty of Science, University of Malaya,. pp. 105-116.
  2. Parenti, L.R. & Jaafar, Z. (2017). Chapter Two:The Natural Distribution of Mudskippers. In Jaafar, Z. & Murdy, E.O. (Eds.), Fishes Out of Water: Biology and Ecology of Mudskippers. CRC Press. pp. 45.
  1. Report On Habitat And Ecological Research After Wavebreaker Project At Tanjung Piai Johor National Park. Perbadanan Taman Negara (Johor), Malaysia.

Acknowledgements :- Ms. Aida Salihah Binti Abu Bakar, Ms. Nur Razan Faiqah Binti Zahili, Mr. Tan Kok Kiat, Ms. Umairah Binti Ishak & Mr. Yasser Mohamed Arifin

Species Citation :- Periophthalmus chrysospilos. Malaysia Biodiversity Information System (MyBIS). Accessed via [Retrieved 02 March 2024].

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