Hetereleotris caminata (Smith, 1958)
Mourner
photo by SFSA

Family:  Gobiidae (Gobies), subfamily: Gobiinae
Max. size:  4 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  reef-associated
Distribution:  Western Indian Ocean: Shimoni, Kenya to Bazaruto, Mozambique.
Diagnosis:  Dorsal spines (total): 7-7; Dorsal soft rays (total): 11-13; Anal spines: 1-1; Anal soft rays: 9-11. Body brown with incomplete dark vertical bars (Ref. 2798); posterior nasal tube elongate, about twice length of anterior nasal tube; pectoral-fin rays usually 17-18; posterior opercular border with dark bar (Ref. 57078).
Biology: 
IUCN Red List Status: Least Concern (LC); Date assessed: 20 June 2017 Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Capuli, Estelita Emily - 13.05.96
Modified by: Bailly, Nicolas - 24.07.05

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