A genus of small gobies endemic to southern Australia. Species inhabit sandy and shelly bottoms, often burying into fine sand in a broad range of habitats including estuaries, bays and reefs in depths to ca. 60 m (Hammer et al. 2015).
Author: Dianne J. Bray
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Dianne J. Bray, Nesogobius in Fishes of Australia, accessed 19 Nov 2018, http://fishesofaustralia.net.au/Home/genus/989
Hammer, M.P., Hoese, D.F. & Bertozzi, T. 2015. A new species of near-shore marine goby (Pisces: Gobiidae: Nesogobius) from Kangaroo Island, Australia. Zootaxa 4057(3): 371–384.