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) = 'Lythrypnus') 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: Lythrypnus

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Eastern Central Pacific

 
Lythrypnus alphigena
[]

Photo by Macieira, R.M.

Southwest Atlantic
Max. Length 1.6 cm SL
Lythrypnus brasiliensis Greenfield, 1988

Photo by Macieira, R.M.
 
Lythrypnus brasiliensis
[]
No picture found
Eastern Central Pacific.

 
Lythrypnus cobalus
[]

Photo by Van Tassell, J.

Western Central Atlantic

Lythrypnus crocodilus (Beebe & Tee-Van, 1928)

Photo by Van Tassell, J.
 
Lythrypnus crocodilus
[Mahogany goby]

Photo by Gotshall, D.W.

Eastern Pacific
Max. Length 6.4 cm TL
Lythrypnus dalli (Gilbert, 1890)

Photo by Gotshall, D.W.
 
Lythrypnus dalli
[Bluebanded goby]
No picture found
Western Atlantic
Max. Length 1.6 cm SL

 
Lythrypnus elasson
[Dwarf goby]

Photo by Robertson, R.

Southeast Pacific
Max. Length 4.5 cm TL
Lythrypnus gilberti (Heller & Snodgrass, 1903)

Photo by Robertson, R.
 
Lythrypnus gilberti
[Galapagos blue-banded goby]
No picture found
Western Atlantic
Max. Length 2.5 cm TL

 
Lythrypnus heterochroma
[Diphasic goby]

Photo by Robertson, R.

Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 2.5 cm TL
Lythrypnus insularis Bussing, 1990

Photo by Robertson, R.
 
Lythrypnus insularis
[Distant goby]
No picture found
Eastern Central Pacific

 
Lythrypnus lavenbergi
[]
No picture found
Western Central Atlantic

 
Lythrypnus minimus
[Pygmy goby]
No picture found
Western Central Atlantic

 
Lythrypnus mowbrayi
[]
No picture found
Western Atlantic
Max. Length 2 cm TL

 
Lythrypnus nesiotes
[Island goby]
No picture found
Western Atlantic
Max. Length 1.1 cm SL

 
Lythrypnus okapia
[Okapi goby]
No picture found
Western Atlantic
Max. Length 2 cm TL

 
Lythrypnus phorellus
[Convict goby]

Photo by Allen, G.R.

Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 4.5 cm TL
Lythrypnus pulchellus Ginsburg, 1938

Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Lythrypnus pulchellus
[Gorgeous goby]

Photo by Allen, G.R.

Eastern Pacific
Max. Length 3.4 cm TL
Lythrypnus rhizophora (Heller & Snodgrass, 1903)

Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Lythrypnus rhizophora
[Spotcheek goby]
No picture found
Eastern Central Pacific

 
Lythrypnus solanensis
[]

Photo by Burek, Joyce/Frank

Western Atlantic
Max. Length 2.5 cm TL
Lythrypnus spilus Böhlke & Robins, 1960

Photo by Burek, Joyce/Frank
 
Lythrypnus spilus
[Bluegold goby]

Photo by Gotshall, D.W.

Eastern Pacific
Max. Length 5.7 cm TL
Lythrypnus zebra (Gilbert, 1890)

Photo by Gotshall, D.W.
 
Lythrypnus zebra
[Zebra goby]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Lythrypnus alphigena Eastern Central Pacific 1990
Lythrypnus brasiliensis Southwest Atlantic 1.6 SL 1988
Lythrypnus cobalus Eastern Central Pacific. 1990
Lythrypnus crocodilus Mahogany goby Western Central Atlantic 1928
Lythrypnus dalli Bluebanded goby Eastern Pacific 6.4 TL 1890
Lythrypnus elasson Dwarf goby Western Atlantic 1.6 SL 1960
Lythrypnus gilberti Galapagos blue-banded goby Southeast Pacific 4.5 TL 1903
Lythrypnus heterochroma Diphasic goby Western Atlantic 2.5 TL 1939
Lythrypnus insularis Distant goby Eastern Central Pacific 2.5 TL 1990
Lythrypnus lavenbergi Eastern Central Pacific 1990
Lythrypnus minimus Pygmy goby Western Central Atlantic 1988
Lythrypnus mowbrayi Western Central Atlantic 1906
Lythrypnus nesiotes Island goby Western Atlantic 2 TL 1960
Lythrypnus okapia Okapi goby Western Atlantic 1.1 SL 1964
Lythrypnus phorellus Convict goby Western Atlantic 2 TL 1960
Lythrypnus pulchellus Gorgeous goby Eastern Central Pacific 4.5 TL 1938
Lythrypnus rhizophora Spotcheek goby Eastern Pacific 3.4 TL 1903
Lythrypnus solanensis Eastern Central Pacific 1981
Lythrypnus spilus Bluegold goby Western Atlantic 2.5 TL 1960
Lythrypnus zebra Zebra goby Eastern Pacific 5.7 TL 1890



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