Chaeturichthys jeoni


Taxonavigation: Gobioidei 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis: Osteichthyes
Superclassis/Classis: Actinopterygii
Classis/Subclassis: Actinopteri
Subclassis/Infraclassis: Neopterygii
Infraclassis: Teleostei
Megacohors: Osteoglossocephalai
Supercohors: Clupeocephala
Cohors: Euteleosteomorpha
Subcohors: Neoteleostei
Infracohors: Eurypterygia
Sectio: Ctenosquamata
Subsectio: Acanthomorphata
Divisio/Superordo: Acanthopterygii
Subdivisio: Percomorphaceae
Series: Gobiaria
Ordo: Gobiiformes
Subordo: Gobioidei

Familia: Oxudercidae
Subfamilia: Gobionellinae
Genus: Chaeturichthys
Species: Chaeturichthys jeoni


Chaeturichthys jeoni Shibukawa & Iwata, 2013

  • Holotype: NSMT-P 54146.
  • Paratypes (12): BSKU 47099 (1), 47134–47136 (3); EWNHM 80239–80335 (7); NSMT-P 111523 (out of NSMT-P 54146) (1).

Type locality: East China Sea, 33°14.7′N, 123°27.2′E [1], 49–50 m depth.

Etymology: The specific name jeoni refers to the family named of Sang-Rin Jeon (Professor Emeritus of Sang Myung University, Seoul), who very kindly assisted the authors research of the fishes in Korea, and gave them the opportunity to examine many specimens of Korean fishes, including several type-specimens of this species.

Vernacular namesEdit

日本語: Yakiin-haze


  • Shibukawa, K. & Iwata, A.; 2013: Review of the East Asian Gobiid Genus Chaeturichthys (Teleostei: Perciformes: Gobioidei), with Description of a New Species. Bulletin of the National Museum of Natural Science, Ser. A., Supplement No. 7: 31–51.