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Family: Gobiidae Gobies
Subfamily: Amblyopinae


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34 species (see list below)

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Indo-West Pacific

 
Amblyotrypauchen arctocephalus
[Armour eelgoby]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 10.5 cm TL

 
Brachyamblyopus brachysoma
[]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 10 cm TL

 
Caragobius burmanicus
[Burmese geel goby]
No picture found
Western Pacific

 
Caragobius rubristriatus
[Red eelgoby]

Photo by Murdy, E.O.

Asia
Max. Length 8.5 cm SL
Caragobius urolepis (Bleeker, 1852)

Photo by Murdy, E.O.
 
Caragobius urolepis
[Scaleless worm goby]
No picture found
Western Pacific
Max. Length 11.8 cm SL

 
Ctenotrypauchen chinensis
[]

Photo by Murdy, E.O.

Oceania
Max. Length 9.9 cm SL
Gymnoamblyopus novaeguineae Murdy & Ferraris, 2003

Photo by Murdy, E.O.
 
Gymnoamblyopus novaeguineae
[]
No picture found
Western Pacific
Max. Length 4.8 cm SL

 
Karsten totoyensis
[]
No picture found
Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 30.3 cm SL

 
Odontamblyopus lacepedii
[]

Photo by Murdy, E.O.

Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 14.1 cm SL
Odontamblyopus rebecca Murdy & Shibukawa, 2003

Photo by Murdy, E.O.
 
Odontamblyopus rebecca
[]

Photo by Akhilesh, K.V.

Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 13.4 cm SL
Odontamblyopus roseus (Valenciennes, 1837)

Photo by Akhilesh, K.V.
 
Odontamblyopus roseus
[]

Photo by Vidthayanon, C.

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 25 cm TL
Odontamblyopus rubicundus (Hamilton, 1822)

Photo by Vidthayanon, C.
 
Odontamblyopus rubicundus
[]
No picture found
Indian Ocean
Max. Length 12.8 cm SL

 
Odontamblyopus tenuis
[]

Photo by Shao, K.T.

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 18 cm TL
Paratrypauchen microcephalus (Bleeker, 1860)

Photo by Shao, K.T.
 
Paratrypauchen microcephalus
[Comb goby]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 9.0 cm SL

 
Pseudotrypauchen multiradiatus
[]

Photo by Devarapalli, P.

Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 40 cm TL
Taenioides anguillaris (Linnaeus, 1758)

Photo by Devarapalli, P.
 
Taenioides anguillaris
[Eel worm goby]

Photo by Hasan, M.E.

Indian Ocean
Max. Length 30 cm TL
Taenioides buchanani (Day, 1873)

Photo by Hasan, M.E.
 
Taenioides buchanani
[Burmese gobyeel]
No picture found
Western Central Pacific

 
Taenioides caniscapulus
[]

Photo by Shao, K.T.

Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 30 cm TL
Taenioides cirratus (Blyth, 1860)

Photo by Shao, K.T.
 
Taenioides cirratus
[Bearded worm goby]
No picture found
Western Pacific.

 
Taenioides eruptionis
[]

Photo by Alvheim, O./Institute of Marine Research (IMR)

Western Indian Ocean and
Max. Length 29.2 cm TL
Taenioides esquivel Smith, 1947

Photo by Alvheim, O./Institute of Marine Research (IMR)
 
Taenioides esquivel
[Bulldog eelgoby]

Photo by FAO

Africa
Max. Length 30 cm TL
Taenioides gracilis (Valenciennes, 1837)

Photo by FAO
 
Taenioides gracilis
[Slender eel goby]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 12 cm TL

 
Taenioides jacksoni
[Bearded eelgoby]

Photo by Murdy, E.O.

Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 19.8 cm SL
Taenioides kentalleni Murdy & Randall, 2002

Photo by Murdy, E.O.
 
Taenioides kentalleni
[]

Photo by Tibbatts, B.

Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 12 cm SL
Taenioides limicola Smith, 1964

Photo by Tibbatts, B.
 
Taenioides limicola
[]
No picture found
Western Pacific

 
Taenioides mordax
[Eastern eelgoby]

Photo by FAO

Asia
Max. Length 23 cm TL
Taenioides nigrimarginatus Hora, 1924

Photo by FAO
 
Taenioides nigrimarginatus
[Blackfin eel goby]

Photo by Bucol, A.A.

Western Pacific.

Taenioides purpurascens (De Vis, 1884)

Photo by Bucol, A.A.
 
Taenioides purpurascens
[Purple eelgoby]
No picture found
Western Pacific.

 
Trypauchen pelaeos
[]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 22 cm TL
Trypauchen vagina (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Trypauchen vagina
[]
No picture found
Western Pacific
Max. Length 14.3 cm SL

 
Trypauchenichthys larsonae
[]
No picture found
Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 6.6 cm TL

 
Trypauchenichthys sumatrensis
[Indonesian eelgoby]
No picture found
Asia
Max. Length 18 cm TL

 
Trypauchenichthys typus
[Typical eelgoby]

Photo by Bucol, A.A.

Souutheast Atlantic to In
Max. Length 9.5 cm TL
Trypauchenopsis intermedia Volz, 1903

Photo by Bucol, A.A.
 
Trypauchenopsis intermedia
[Bearded Eel Goby]
34 Species of Family Gobiidae
(Gobies)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1890 Amblyotrypauchen arctocephalus Armour eelgoby Indo-West Pacific
1854 Brachyamblyopus brachysoma Asia 10.5 TL
1926 Caragobius burmanicus Burmese geel goby Asia 10 TL
1889 Caragobius rubristriatus Red eelgoby Western Pacific
1852 Caragobius urolepis Scaleless worm goby Asia 8.5 SL
1867 Ctenotrypauchen chinensis Western Pacific 11.8 SL
2003 Gymnoamblyopus novaeguineae Oceania 9.9 SL
1903 Karsten totoyensis Western Pacific 4.8 SL
1845 Odontamblyopus lacepedii Northwest Pacific 30.3 SL
2003 Odontamblyopus rebecca Northwest Pacific 14.1 SL
1837 Odontamblyopus roseus Western Indian Ocean 13.4 SL
1822 Odontamblyopus rubicundus Indo-West Pacific 25 TL
1876 Odontamblyopus tenuis Indian Ocean 12.8 SL
1860 Paratrypauchen microcephalus Comb goby Indo-West Pacific 18 TL
1931 Pseudotrypauchen multiradiatus Asia 9.0 SL
1758 Taenioides anguillaris Eel worm goby Indo-Pacific 40 TL
1873 Taenioides buchanani Burmese gobyeel Indian Ocean 30 TL
1938 Taenioides caniscapulus Western Central Pacific
1860 Taenioides cirratus Bearded worm goby Indo-Pacific 30 TL
1849 Taenioides eruptionis Western Pacific.
1947 Taenioides esquivel Bulldog eelgoby Western Indian Ocean and 29.2 TL
1837 Taenioides gracilis Slender eel goby Africa 30 TL
1943 Taenioides jacksoni Bearded eelgoby Africa 12 TL
2002 Taenioides kentalleni Western Indian Ocean 19.8 SL
1964 Taenioides limicola Indo-Pacific 12 SL
1883 Taenioides mordax Eastern eelgoby Western Pacific
1924 Taenioides nigrimarginatus Blackfin eel goby Asia 23 TL
1884 Taenioides purpurascens Purple eelgoby Western Pacific.
2006 Trypauchen pelaeos Western Pacific.
1801 Trypauchen vagina Indo-Pacific 22 TL
2008 Trypauchenichthys larsonae Western Pacific 14.3 SL
1931 Trypauchenichthys sumatrensis Indonesian eelgoby Indo-Pacific 6.6 TL
1860 Trypauchenichthys typus Typical eelgoby Asia 18 TL
1903 Trypauchenopsis intermedia Bearded Eel Goby Souutheast Atlantic to In 9.5 TL



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