Stenogobius marinus Watson, 1991
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 Family:  Gobiidae (Gobies), subfamily: Gobionellinae
 Max. size:  5.52 cm SL (male/unsexed); 4.55 cm SL (female)
 Environment:  demersal; depth range 0 - 1 m
 Distribution:  Western Central Pacific: northwestern coast of the island of New Guinea.
 Diagnosis:  Dorsal spines (total): 7-7; Dorsal soft rays (total): 11-11; Anal spines: 1-1; Anal soft rays: 10-11. Predorsal midline usually with naked patches, two to 19 scales in midline; pectoral base almost always naked; opercle almost always naked; belly anteriorly naked close to pelvic base; breast naked or with few embedded scales; spines slightly filamentous or first dorsal fin in males; body anteriorly and head slightly dusky in males, not at all in females; females with few or no vertical trunk bars.
 Biology:  Inhabits brackish and near marine waters in intertidal streams and estuaries.
 IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated  (Ref. 96402)
 Threat to humans:  harmless
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 Entered by: Casal, Christine Marie V. - 24.01.02
 Modified by: Garilao, Cristina V. - 14.07.08

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