Genus Trimma

A large genus of small coral reef gobies with more than 100 species, including many undescribed cryptic species.
Author: Bray, D.J. 2020

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Bray, D.J. 2020, Trimma in Fishes of Australia, accessed 13 Jun 2024,


Winterbottom, R. 2019. An illustrated key to the described valid species of Trimma (Teleostei: Gobiidae). Journal of the Ocean Science Foundation 34: 1-61

Winterbottom, R., Hanner, R.H., Burridge, M. & Zur, M. 2014. A cornucopia of cryptic species - a DNA barcode analysis of the gobiid fish genus Trimma (Percomorpha, Gobiiformes). ZooKeys 381: 79–111. zookeys.381.6445

Winterbottom, R. & Hoese, D.F. 2015. A revision of the Australian species of Trimma (Actinopterygii, Gobiidae), with descriptions of six new species and redescriptions of twenty-three valid species. Zootaxa 3934: 1-102