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

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Caffrogobius agulhensis Agulhas goby Southeast Atlantic 7.5 TL 1927
Caffrogobius caffer Western Indian Ocean and 18 TL 1874
Caffrogobius dubius Western Indian Ocean 2.8 SL 1959
Caffrogobius gilchristi Prison goby Western Indian Ocean and 15 TL 1898
Caffrogobius natalensis Baldy Western Indian Ocean and 10.2 TL 1874
Caffrogobius nudiceps Barehead goby Southeast Atlantic 14 TL 1837
Caffrogobius saldanha Commafin goby Southeast Atlantic 12.5 TL 1927



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