Glossogobius gnomus Hoese, Allen & Hadiaty, 2017
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Family:  Gobiidae (Gobies), subfamily: Gobiinae
Max. size:  3.4 cm SL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  demersal; freshwater
Distribution:  Asia: West Papua Province and Aru islands in Indonesia.
Biology:  This species inhabits small stream, with width of about 2-4 and depth of up to 2 m, near the coast, slowly flowing through closed-canopy rainforest. The stream has very clear water with rocks, sand, mud, and tree debris on the bottom. In Aru Islands, specimens were recorded from a moderately fast flowing stream, with substrate comprising of white sand, leaf litter and fallen trunk (Ref. 116998).
IUCN Red List Status: Data deficient (DD); Date assessed: 05 December 2019 Ref. (124695)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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