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elegans, Gobius Valenciennes [A.] (ex Kuhl & van Hasselt) in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1837:58 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 12; ref. 1006] Java, Indonesia; Vanikoro, Santa Cruz Islands; New Guinea; Mumbai, India. Syntypes: MNHN A-1401 (1, primary specimen) Java, A.1398 (1) Mumbai, A-1399 (2) New Guinea; RMNH 1873 (1) Java, 1851 (5). Type catalog: Bauchot et al. 1991:31 [ref. 19958] as holotype and paratypes. •Synonym of Istigobius ornatus (Rüppell 1830) -- (Murdy & Hoese 1985:9 [ref. 5237], Maugé 1986:374 [ref. 6218], Kottelat 2013:411 [ref. 32989]). Current status: Synonym of Istigobius ornatus (Rüppell 1830). Gobiidae: Gobiinae. Habitat: brackish, marine.