Speleogobius trigloides Zander & Jelinek, 1976
Grotto goby
Speleogobius trigloides
photo by Herler, J.

 Family:  Gobiidae (Gobies), subfamily: Gobiinae
 Max. size:  1.75 cm SL (male/unsexed)
 Environment:  demersal; depth range 8 - 25 m
 Distribution:  Mediterranean Sea: known from the holotype collected in the Grotto of Banjole, near Rovinj, Croatia. No further published records, but now known also from Adriatic islands of Krk, Prvic, and Hvar.
 Diagnosis:   
 Biology:  Occurs inshore; in a grotto (Ref. 4696, 51024). Prefers caves abd other dark habitats (Ref. 92840). Benthic (Ref. 51024).
 IUCN Red List Status:   (Ref. 96402)
 Threat to humans:  harmless
 Country info:   
 

 Entered by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 23.01.96
 Modified by: Valdestamon, Roxanne Rei - 22.11.13

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