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18 April 2011 - Matthew M. Lockett, Douglass F. Hoese, Gerald R. Allen & Norbert J. Cross
December 2006 - Gerald R. Allan & Norbert J. Cross
The family Banjosidae comprises a single genus and species, Banjos banjos. It has been collected off the Western Australian, Queensland and New South Wales coasts and southern Indonesia, and is also known from China, southern Japan and Korea. It is an inshore fish that grows to a maximum standard length of about 30 cm. The most recent account of the banjofish family was by Fowler (1972).
Beesley, P.L. & Wells, A. (eds) 2006. Zoological Catalogue of Australia. Volume 35 Australia : ABRS & CSIRO Publishing Parts 1-3, 2178 pp. 
Fowler, H.W. 1972. A Synopsis of the Fishes of China. Netherlands : Antiquariaat Junk Vol. 1 690 pp., figs 1-119.
Common Name References
Paxton, J.R., Hoese, D.F., Allen, G.R. & Hanley, J.E. (eds) 1989. Zoological Catalogue of Australia. Pisces: Petromyzontidae to Carangidae. Canberra : Australian Government Publishing Service Vol. 7 665 pp.  (Banjofish)
Sainsbury, K.J., Kailola, P.J. & Leyland, G.G. 1985. Continental Shelf Fishes of Northern and North-Western Australia. Canberra : Fisheries Information Service 375 pp. figs & pls.  (Banjosids)
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