Saddled prawn-goby


  • Shares burrow with commensal shrimp.


  • Body dark brown.
  • Several white saddles on back.
  • A white saddle extends from top of the head to chin, giving the appearance of a white face.
  • A white spot around pectoral fin base.

Common Name: Saddled prawn-goby

Family Common Name: Gobies

Family: Gobiidae

Scientific Name: Cryptocentrus cf. leucostictus___(Günther, 1872)

Maximum Length: 7.5 cm (Standard Length)