Yellowface Shrimpgoby, Stonogobiops xanthorhinica Hoese & Randall 1982


Other Names: Yellownose Shrimp Goby, Yellow-snouted Shrimp-goby

A Yellowface Shrimpgoby, Stonogobiops xanthorhinica, at Ambon Bay, Moluccas, Indonesia, September 2014. Source: Jim Greenfield / FishBase. License: All rights reserved

Summary:
A striking shrimpgoby with bright yellow on the front of the head, and four diagonal black bands along the body.
Video of a Yellowface Shrimpgoby in Lembeh Strait, Sulawesi, Indonesia.

Cite this page as:
Dianne J. Bray, Stonogobiops xanthorhinica in Fishes of Australia, accessed 19 Aug 2019, http://fishesofaustralia.net.au/Home/species/4166

Yellowface Shrimpgoby, Stonogobiops xanthorhinica Hoese & Randall 1982

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Distribution

Recorded in Australia from the northern Great Barrier Reef, Queensland.

Author

Dianne J. Bray

Quick Facts


CAAB Code:37428253

Behaviour:In burrows with alpheid shrimps

Depth:3-45 m

Habitat:Reef associated, sandy-rubble areas

Max Size:6.4 cm TL

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