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The Goby lives in the demersal, marine environment.

Triplefin goby on a wire coral from East Timor Gobies are primarily fish of shallow marine habitats including tide pools, coral reefs, and seagrass meadows; they are also very numerous in brackish water and estuarine habitats including the lower reaches More

The round goby, native to the Black, Caspian, and Azov seas, has become a common pest species in the Great Lakes. On the Pacific coast the longjaw goby, or mudsucker, is a common bait fish. The most popular of many aquarium species is the bumblebee goby, native to S Asia. More

The round goby, Neogobius melanostomus, is a freshwater bottom-dwelling goby of the family Gobiidae, native to central Eurasia including the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea. More

Description: The Yellow Watchman Goby is also known as the Yellow Watchman Prawn, or Yellow Shrimp Goby. Yellow Watchman Gobies are one of the more popular Shrimp Gobies offered in the pet trade. More

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The Decorated Goby, Istigobius decoratus (Herre 1927) in the Red Sea To about five inches in length and found from the Red Sea to Micronesia. The Ornate Goby, Istigobius ornatus (Rupell 1830) in an aquarium, Fiji and N. Sulawesi. More

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The watchman goby is yellow and has a tall dorsal fin with blue spots along its' head, body and fins. More

Goby in the South China Sea. Gobies sometimes form symbiotic relationships with other species. Some goby species live in symbiosis with burrowing shrimps. More

Clown Goby - Citron 1-2 in. (Gobiodon citrinus) Clown Goby - Citron 1-2 in. (Gobiodon citrinus) $16.99 Buy Now Clown Goby - Green .75-1.5 in.(Gobiodon atrangulatus) Clown Goby - Green .75-1.5 in. More

The Orangespotted Sleeper Goby is also commonly referred to as the Pretty Prawn, Maiden, Orange Spotted Diamond, Orange-dashed, or Watchman Diamond Goby. It was first discovered in the Indo-Pacific Ocean in 1956 by Tomiyama. The head and body are white with orange spots. More

The round goby (Neogobius melanostomus) was discovered in the St. Clair River, the channel connecting Lake Huron and Lake St. Clair, in 1990. This species comes from the same area of the world as the zebra mussel (around the Black and Caspian Seas). More

Pacific coast the longjaw goby, or mudsucker, is a common bait fish. The most popular of many aquarium species is the bumblebee goby, native to S Asia. Gobies are classified in the phylum Chordata, class Osteichthyes, order Perciformes, family Gobiidae. More

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This peaceful little goby is light green. Its attractive slender body has numerous vertical, evenly-spaced thin orange stripes displaying an interesting pattern. Provide a sandy bottom, plants, and coral for a healthy environment for the Zebra Goby. More

Round Goby Invasion The round goby (Neogobius melanostomus) was first discovered in the St. Clair River in 1990. More

The Fire Goby is also known as the Firefish, Firefish Goby, Magnificent Dartfish, or Fire Dartfish. Its head is yellow, the anterior portion of the body is white, and the posterior portion a pinkish to orangish red. More

Australia, such as the Dalhousie goby, found in the waters around Dalhousie Springs, Australia.... ), and the European freshwater goby Padogobius bonelliPadogobius bonelli Padogobius bonelli is a species of fish in the Gobiidae family. More

Common names

Cá B?ng sao ch?m mây in Vietnamese (Tiếng Việt)
Cá Bống sao chấm mây in Vietnamese (Tiếng Việt)
goby in English
Itohikihaze in Japanese (日本語)
丝鳍猴鲨 in Mandarin Chinese
絲鰭猴鯊 in Mandarin Chinese
長絲絲鰕虎魚 in Mandarin Chinese
长丝丝鰕虎鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
실망둑 in Korean (한국어)

Order : Perciformes
Family : Gobiidae
Genus : Myersina
Species : Myersina filifer
Authority : Valenciennes, 1837