SELECT DISTINCT SPECIES.Genus AS ResultField1, SPECIES.Species AS ResultField2, SPECIES.Author AS ResultField3, SPECIES.FBname AS ResultField4, SPECIES.FamCode AS ResultField5, SPECIES.SpecCode AS ID_Field, SPECIES.Length AS ResultField6, SPECIES.LTypeMaxM AS ResultField7, SPECIES.LengthFemale AS ResultField20, SPECIES.LTypeMaxF AS ResultField21, synonyms.year, FAMILIES.CommonName, FAMILIES.Family FROM (SPECIES LEFT JOIN synonyms ON SPECIES.SpecCode = synonyms.SpecCode) INNER JOIN FAMILIES ON SPECIES.FamCode = FAMILIES.FamCode WHERE (FAMILIES.FamCode =SPECIES.FamCode) AND (synonyms.valid <> 0) And ((FAMILIES.FamCode)=405) AND ((Families.Order)= 'Perciformes') AND ((Species.Genus) = 'Gobius') AND ((Species.Subfamily) = 'Gobiinae') And ((FAMILIES.Class)='Actinopterygii') ORDER BY species.genus, species.species Fish Identification
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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Gobiidae Gobies
Subfamily: Gobiinae
Genus: Gobius

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Photo by Miller, P.J.

Mediterranean Sea
Max. Length 7.1 cm SL
Gobius ater Bellotti, 1888

Photo by Miller, P.J.
 
Gobius ater
[Bellotti's goby]

Photo by Wirtz, P.

Eastern Central Atlantic
Max. Length 6.8 cm TL
Gobius ateriformis Brito & Miller, 2001

Photo by Wirtz, P.
 
Gobius ateriformis
[]

Photo by Patzner, R.

Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 10 cm TL
Gobius auratus Risso, 1810

Photo by Patzner, R.
 
Gobius auratus
[Golden goby]

Photo by Ryanskiy, A.

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 7.2 cm TL
Gobius bontii Bleeker, 1849

Photo by Ryanskiy, A.
 
Gobius bontii
[]

Photo by Pillon, R.

Eastern Atlantic and Medi
Max. Length 10 cm TL
Gobius bucchichi Steindachner, 1870

Photo by Pillon, R.
 
Gobius bucchichi
[Bucchich's goby]

Photo by Ruottu, M.

Eastern Atlantic and theM
Max. Length 14.1 cm TL
Gobius cobitis Pallas, 1814

Photo by Ruottu, M.
 
Gobius cobitis
[Giant goby]

Photo by Pillon, R.

Northeastern Atlantic and
Max. Length 17 cm TL
Gobius couchi Miller & El-Tawil, 1974

Photo by Pillon, R.
 
Gobius couchi
[Couch's goby]

Photo by Patzner, R.

Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 18 cm TL
Gobius cruentatus Gmelin, 1789

Photo by Patzner, R.
 
Gobius cruentatus
[Red-mouthed goby]

Photo by Patzner, R.

Eastern Atlantic and in t
Max. Length 9 cm TL
Gobius fallax Sarato, 1889

Photo by Patzner, R.
 
Gobius fallax
[Sarato's goby]

Photo by Wirtz, P.

Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 12 cm TL
Gobius gasteveni Miller, 1974

Photo by Wirtz, P.
 
Gobius gasteveni
[Steven's goby]

Photo by Patzner, R.

Mediterranean Sea, endemi
Max. Length 16 cm TL
Gobius geniporus Valenciennes, 1837

Photo by Patzner, R.
 
Gobius geniporus
[Slender goby]
No picture found
Africa
Max. Length 25 cm TL

 
Gobius hypselosoma
[]

Photo by Pillon, R.

Mediterranean
Max. Length 9.5 cm SL
Gobius incognitus Kova?i? & Sanda, 2016

Photo by Pillon, R.
 
Gobius incognitus
[]

Photo by Furlan, B.

Mediterranean Sea
Max. Length 9.2 cm SL
Gobius kolombatovici Kova?i? & Miller, 2000

Photo by Furlan, B.
 
Gobius kolombatovici
[]
No picture found
Western Indian Ocean

 
Gobius koseirensis
[]
No picture found
Western Indian Ocean

 
Gobius leucomelas
[]

Photo by Patzner, R.

Eastern Atlantic and Medi
Max. Length 18 cm TL
Gobius niger Linnaeus, 1758

Photo by Patzner, R.
 
Gobius niger
[Black goby]

Photo by Wirtz, P.

Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 13 cm TL
Gobius paganellus Linnaeus, 1758

Photo by Wirtz, P.
 
Gobius paganellus
[Rock goby]

Photo by Patzner, R.

Eastern Atlantic and Medi
Max. Length 8 cm TL
Gobius roulei de Buen, 1928

Photo by Patzner, R.
 
Gobius roulei
[Roule's goby]

Photo by Wirtz, P.

Eastern Central Atlantic
Max. Length 8 cm TL
Gobius rubropunctatus Delais, 1951

Photo by Wirtz, P.
 
Gobius rubropunctatus
[]

Photo by Iglesias, S.P.

East Central Atlantic
Max. Length 3.5 cm TL
Gobius salamansa Iglésias & Frotté, 2015

Photo by Iglesias, S.P.
 
Gobius salamansa
[Salamansa goby]

Photo by Dunz, A.

Africa
Max. Length 13.6 cm TL
Gobius scorteccii Poll, 1961

Photo by Dunz, A.
 
Gobius scorteccii
[]
No picture found
Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 7.3 cm SL

 
Gobius senegambiensis
[]
No picture found
Mediterranean Sea
Max. Length 6.5 cm SL

 
Gobius strictus
[Schmidt's goby]

Photo by Wirtz, P.

Eastern Central Atlantic
Max. Length 7.8 cm TL
Gobius tetrophthalmus Brito & Miller, 2001

Photo by Wirtz, P.
 
Gobius tetrophthalmus
[]
No picture found
South East Atlantic

 
Gobius tropicus
[]

Photo by Patzner, R.

Mediterranean Sea.
Max. Length 5.8 cm SL
Gobius vittatus Vinciguerra, 1883

Photo by Patzner, R.
 
Gobius vittatus
[Striped goby]

Photo by Patzner, R.

Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 10 cm TL
Gobius xanthocephalus Heymer & Zander, 1992

Photo by Patzner, R.
 
Gobius xanthocephalus
[]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Gobius ater Bellotti's goby Mediterranean Sea 7.1 SL 1888
Gobius ateriformis Eastern Central Atlantic 6.8 TL 2001
Gobius auratus Golden goby Eastern Atlantic 10 TL 1810
Gobius bontii Indo-West Pacific 7.2 TL 1849
Gobius bucchichi Bucchich's goby Eastern Atlantic and Medi 10 TL 1870
Gobius cobitis Giant goby Eastern Atlantic and theM 14.1 TL 1814
Gobius couchi Couch's goby Northeastern Atlantic and 17 TL 1974
Gobius cruentatus Red-mouthed goby Eastern Atlantic 18 TL 1789
Gobius fallax Sarato's goby Eastern Atlantic and in t 9 TL 1889
Gobius gasteveni Steven's goby Eastern Atlantic 12 TL 1974
Gobius geniporus Slender goby Mediterranean Sea, endemi 16 TL 1837
Gobius hypselosoma Africa 25 TL 1867
Gobius incognitus Mediterranean 9.5 SL 2016
Gobius kolombatovici Mediterranean Sea 9.2 SL 2000
Gobius koseirensis Western Indian Ocean 1871
Gobius leucomelas Western Indian Ocean 1868
Gobius niger Black goby Eastern Atlantic and Medi 18 TL 1758
Gobius paganellus Rock goby Eastern Atlantic 13 TL 1758
Gobius roulei Roule's goby Eastern Atlantic and Medi 8 TL 1928
Gobius rubropunctatus Eastern Central Atlantic 8 TL 1951
Gobius salamansa Salamansa goby East Central Atlantic 3.5 TL 2015
Gobius scorteccii Africa 13.6 TL 1961
Gobius senegambiensis Eastern Atlantic 7.3 SL 1919
Gobius strictus Schmidt's goby Mediterranean Sea 6.5 SL 1907
Gobius tetrophthalmus Eastern Central Atlantic 7.8 TL 2001
Gobius tropicus South East Atlantic 1765
Gobius vittatus Striped goby Mediterranean Sea. 5.8 SL 1883
Gobius xanthocephalus Eastern Atlantic 10 TL 1992



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