Starry goby

Characteristics

  • Often recorded singly or in small groups.
  • Individuals are sexually mature around 5-month-old when standard length is
  • approximately 1.9cm.

Description

  • Body greyish with dark markings.
  • Several longitudinal blue dots along the body.
  • The third dorsal spine is elongated and filamentous.

Common Name: Starry goby

Family Common Name: Gobies

Family: Gobiidae

Scientific Name: Asterropteryx semipunctata___(Rüppell, 1830)

Maximum Length: 6.5 cm (Total Length)