Checkered goby

The Checkered goby lives in the demersal, marine, depth range 13 - 21 m environment.

Checkered Goby Gobiopsis Canalis Big-mouth Goby Gobiomorus Dormitor Red-striped Goby Trimma Cana Stripe/Cat Goby Meicanthus Gramistes Engineer Goby Pholidichthys Leucotaenia Griessingeri Goby Dicordipinna Griessingeri Luther's More

* Checkered goby, Gobiopsis canalis Lachner & McKinney, 1978 * Gobiopsis exigua Lachner & McKinney, 1979 * Longjaw goby, Gobiopsis macrostoma Steindachner, 1860 * Gobiopsis malekulae (Herre, 1935) * Snakehead More

They are super sticky! I saw my checkered goby touch one and he took off away from it as if he got stung or something. All are resting in the sand. More

Common names

Checkered goby in English

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Order : Perciformes
Family : Gobiidae
Genus : Gobiopsis
Species : Gobiopsis canalis
Authority : Lachner & McKinney, 1978