The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Hypseleotris sp. nov. 'Gunning ghost'

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

 

 

Distribution

near Gunning, New South Wales, Australia

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Foden, Blake. (2019). The mystery of a team of Canberra 'ghostbusters' and a 'freaky fish'. Canberra Times online, 24 March.

Unmack, P. J., Adams, M., Bylemans, J., Hardy, C. M., Hammer, M. P. and Georges, A. (2019). Perspectives on the clonal persistence of presumed ‘ghost’ genomes in unisexual or allopolyploid taxa arising via hybridization. Scientific Reports 9: 4730.

 

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