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Neogobius fluviatilis

2020-06-08

Neogobius fluviatilis
Neogobius fluviatilis
Accepted name: Neogobius fluviatilis Pallas, 1814
Common name: Monkey goby
Georgian name: მექვიშია ღორჯო
Synonyms: Gobius fluviatilis
Taxonomic rank: Species
Taxonomy according to: https://www.fishbase.se/summary/4720

IUCN Status: LC
National Red list status: VU

Distribution: Eurasia: Azov and Black Sea basins. Invasive in rivers of northern Black Sea basin, recorded in 1997 from middle Vistula (Poland), reaching from Dniepr via a navigation canal. In Danube upriver to Hungary, in Dniepr up to Belurus. Introduced in Lake Balaton, Hungary around 1970
Reference for occurrence in Georgia: Kuljanishvili, Epitashvili, Freyhof et al. 2020
Citation: Giorgi Epitashvili, 2020-06-08. [http://www.biodiversity-georgia.net/index.php?taxon=Neogobius fluviatilis]. .Neogobius fluviatilis. in: Tarkhnishvili D, Chaladze G (Editors). 2013. Georgian biodiversity database. http://www.biodiversity-georgia.net/. Downloaded on: 17 October 2021