Genus Oxyurichthys

Large, distinctive gobies found in a range of estuarine and coastal marine habitats in the tropical Indo-west Pacific. They are often collected by trawling and are usually present in artisanal fish markets throughout Southeast Asia.
Six species occur in Australian waters.
Author: Bray, D.J. 2019

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Bray, D.J. 2019, Oxyurichthys in Fishes of Australia, accessed 26 May 2024,


Pezold, F. & Larson, H.K. 2015. A revision of the fish genus Oxyurichthys (Gobioidei: Gobiidae) with descriptions of four new species. Zootaxa 3988(1): 001–095. PDF Open Access