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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Gobiidae Gobies
Subfamily: Oxudercinae
Genus: Scartelaos

(See list of species below)



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4 species (see list below)

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Photo by Polgar, G.

Eastern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 11.9 cm SL
Scartelaos cantoris (Day, 1871)

Photo by Polgar, G.
 
Scartelaos cantoris
[]

Photo by The Fish Database of Taiwan

Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 17.2 cm SL
Scartelaos gigas Chu & Wu, 1963

Photo by The Fish Database of Taiwan
 
Scartelaos gigas
[]

Photo by Nip, T.

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 14 cm SL
Scartelaos histophorus (Valenciennes, 1837)

Photo by Nip, T.
 
Scartelaos histophorus
[Walking goby]

Photo by Pope, M.

Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 15.5 cm TL
Scartelaos tenuis (Day, 1876)

Photo by Pope, M.
 
Scartelaos tenuis
[Indian Ocean slender mudskipper]
4 Species of Family Gobiidae with Genus Scartelaos
(Gobies)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1871 Scartelaos cantoris Eastern Indian Ocean 11.9 SL
1963 Scartelaos gigas Northwest Pacific 17.2 SL
1837 Scartelaos histophorus Walking goby Indo-West Pacific 14 SL
1876 Scartelaos tenuis Indian Ocean slender mudskipper Western Indian Ocean 15.5 TL



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