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Day's goby, Acentrogobius dayi Koumans, 1941 (Pisces: Gobiidae) in the desert Sawa Lake, south-west Baghdad, Iraq

  • Mustafa S.F. Ziyadi (a1), Laith A. Jawad (a2), Mustafa A. Almukhtar (a1) and Thomas Pohl (a3)


Three adult specimens of the fish species Acentrogobius dayi were collected from Sawa Lake, south-west of Baghdad, Iraq. The current report represents the first record of A. dayi from Sawa Lake and from other inland water bodies of Iraq.


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Correspondence should be addressed to: L.A. Jawad, Flat Bush, Manukau, Auckland, New Zealand email:


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Day's goby, Acentrogobius dayi Koumans, 1941 (Pisces: Gobiidae) in the desert Sawa Lake, south-west Baghdad, Iraq

  • Mustafa S.F. Ziyadi (a1), Laith A. Jawad (a2), Mustafa A. Almukhtar (a1) and Thomas Pohl (a3)


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