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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Gobiidae Gobies
Subfamily: Gobiinae
Genus: Tigrigobius

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Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 3.2 cm SL
Tigrigobius digueti (Pellegrin, 1901)

Photo by Photo by Robertson, R.
 
Tigrigobius digueti
[Banded cleaner goby]



Western Atlantic
Max. Length 2.5 cm TL
Tigrigobius dilepis (Robins & Böhlke, 1964)

Photo by Photo by Lavan, J.
 
Tigrigobius dilepis
[Orangesided goby]



Western Atlantic
Max. Length 2.5 cm TL
Tigrigobius gemmatus (Ginsburg, 1939)

Photo by Photo by Van Tassell, J.
 
Tigrigobius gemmatus
[Frecklefin goby]



Caribbean
Max. Length 2.1 cm SL
Tigrigobius harveyi Victor, 2014

Photo by Photo by Turner, E.
 
Tigrigobius harveyi
[Cayman greenbanded goby]



Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 3 cm SL
Tigrigobius janssi (Bussing, 1981)

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Tigrigobius janssi
[Spotback goby]



Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 3.3 cm TL
Tigrigobius limbaughi (Hoese & Reader, 2001)

Photo by Photo by Robertson, R.
 
Tigrigobius limbaughi
[Widebanded cleaning goby]



Western Central Atlantic
Max. Length 5 cm TL
Tigrigobius macrodon (Beebe & Tee-Van, 1928)

Photo by Photo by Cox, C.
 
Tigrigobius macrodon
[Tiger goby]



Western Atlantic
Max. Length 5 cm TL
Tigrigobius multifasciatus (Steindachner, 1876)

Photo by Photo by Burke, J.
 
Tigrigobius multifasciatus
[Greenbanded goby]



Eastern Central Pacific.
Max. Length 4.6 cm SL
Tigrigobius nesiotes (Bussing, 1990)

Photo by Photo by Robertson, R.
 
Tigrigobius nesiotes
[Brokenhband cleaner goby]



Western Central Atlantic
Max. Length 1.9 cm TL
Tigrigobius pallens (Ginsburg, 1939)

Photo by Photo by Van Tassell, J.
 
Tigrigobius pallens
[Semiscaled goby]



Atlantic Ocean
Max. Length 2.3 cm SL
Tigrigobius panamensis (Victor, 2010)

Photo by Photo by Victor, B.
 
Tigrigobius panamensis
[Panamanian greenbanded goby]



Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 5.0 cm TL
Tigrigobius puncticulatus (Ginsburg, 1938)

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Tigrigobius puncticulatus
[Panamic redhead goby]



Western Atlantic
Max. Length 1.7 cm SL
Tigrigobius redimiculus (Taylor & Akins, 2007)

Photo by Photo by Horacio Pérez España
 
Tigrigobius redimiculus
[Cinta Goby]



Western Atlantic
Max. Length 1.9 cm SL
Tigrigobius rubrigenis (Victor, 2010)

Photo by Photo by Wilk, K.
 
Tigrigobius rubrigenis
[Redcheek goby]



Western Central Atlantic
Max. Length 1.6 cm SL
Tigrigobius saucrus (Robins, 1960)

Photo by Photo by Van Tassell, J.
 
Tigrigobius saucrus
[Leopard goby]



Western Central Atlantic

Tigrigobius zebrella (Robins, 1958)

Photo by Photo by Van Tassell, J.
 
Tigrigobius zebrella
[Zebrette goby]



16 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Tigrigobius digueti Banded cleaner goby Eastern Central Pacific 3.2 SL 1901
Tigrigobius dilepis Orangesided goby Western Atlantic 2.5 TL 1964
Tigrigobius gemmatus Frecklefin goby Western Atlantic 2.5 TL 1939
Tigrigobius harveyi Cayman greenbanded goby Caribbean 2.1 SL 2014
Tigrigobius janssi Spotback goby Eastern Central Pacific 3 SL 1981
Tigrigobius limbaughi Widebanded cleaning goby Eastern Central Pacific 3.3 TL 2001
Tigrigobius macrodon Tiger goby Western Central Atlantic 5 TL 1928
Tigrigobius multifasciatus Greenbanded goby Western Atlantic 5 TL 1876
Tigrigobius nesiotes Brokenhband cleaner goby Eastern Central Pacific. 4.6 SL 1990
Tigrigobius pallens Semiscaled goby Western Central Atlantic 1.9 TL 1939
Tigrigobius panamensis Panamanian greenbanded goby Atlantic Ocean 2.3 SL 2010
Tigrigobius puncticulatus Panamic redhead goby Eastern Central Pacific 5.0 TL 1938
Tigrigobius redimiculus Cinta Goby Western Atlantic 1.7 SL 2007
Tigrigobius rubrigenis Redcheek goby Western Atlantic 1.9 SL 2010
Tigrigobius saucrus Leopard goby Western Central Atlantic 1.6 SL 1960
Tigrigobius zebrella Zebrette goby Western Central Atlantic 1958



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