Adult at Rio Olla 5
An adult of Awaous transandeanus at Olla 5 River [Costa Rica]. Photo by Juan Miguel Artigas Azas. determiner Juan Miguel Artigas Azas



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Awaous transandeanus (Günther, 1861)

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Original description as Gobius transandeanus:


  • Günther, Albert C. L. G. 1861. "Catalogue of the acanthopterygian fishes in the collection of the British Museum. Gobiidae, Discoboli, Pediculati, Blenniidae, Labyrinthici, Mugilidae, Notacanthi". Catalogue of the fishes in the British Museum. 3:1-586 (ffm00410)

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Conservation: Awaous transandeanus is not evaluated by the international union for the conservation of nature in the iucn red list of threatened species.