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The Dwarfgoby lives in the demersal, freshwater environment.

Sparsely-spotted Dwarfgoby | North of Airport/Yonaguni Island Subject: Sparsely-spotted Dwarfgoby Dive No: 037 Date(Y/M/D): 2001/07/25 Location: Yonaguni Island Point: North of Airport - PhotoID D0037/P1010066 Copyright (C) 2004-2005 KAJI, Masahiro. All rights reserved. More

Common names

Dwarfgoby in English
Dwergdikkop in Afrikaans
knysna dwarfgoby in English
裸头矮鰕虎鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
裸頭矮鰕虎魚 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Perciformes
Family : Gobiidae
Genus : Pandaka
Species : Pandaka silvana
Authority : Barnard, 1943