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Gobius auratus  Risso, 1810

Golden goby
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Actinopterigi (pesci con pinne raggiate) > Perciformes (Perch-likes) > Gobiidae (Gobies) > Gobiinae
Etymology: Gobius: Latin, gobius = gudgeon (Ref. 45335).   More on author: Risso.

Ambiente / Clima / Range Ecologia

; marino demersale; distribuzione batimetrica 5 - 80 m (Ref. 4696), usually 5 - 30 m (Ref. 27115).   Subtropical; 15°C - 20°C (Ref. 27115), preferred ?; 45°N - 27°N, 19°W - 36°E

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Eastern Atlantic: northern Spain to Madeira and the Canary Islands; also in the Mediterranean.

Size / Peso / Age

Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Max length : 10.0 cm TL maschio/sesso non determinato; (Ref. 4696)

Short description Morfologia | Morfometria

Spine dorsali (totale): 7; Raggi dorsali molli (totale): 14; Spine anali 1; Raggi anali molli: 13. Distinguished by having the following characteristics: Reduced suckers (Ref. 92840).

Biologia     Glossario (es. epibenthic)

Occurs in deeper inshore waters; over rocky substrates with algae and gorgonians (Ref. 4696). Abundant populations on coasts with steep bedrock. A shy species and difficult to collect due to long flight distances and hiding in deep clefts (Ref. 87880). Macrobenthos feeder on hard substrates ingest also shelled organisms like molluscs and echinoderms (Ref. 92840).

Life cycle and mating behavior Maturità | Riproduzione | Deposizione | Uova | Fecundity | Larve

Main reference Upload your references | Bibliografia | Coordinatore | Collaboratori

Miller, P.J., 1986. Gobiidae. p. 1019-1085. In P.J.P. Whitehead, M.-L. Bauchot, J.-C. Hureau, J. Nielsen and E. Tortonese (eds.) Fishes of the North-eastern Atlantic and the Mediterranean. Volume 3. UNESCO, Paris. (Ref. 4696)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)

CITES (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless




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