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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Gobiidae Gobies
Subfamily: Gobiinae
Genus: Benthophilus

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Max. Length 8 cm TL

 
Benthophilus baeri
[Baer pugolovka]
No picture found

Max. Length 7.6 cm TL

 
Benthophilus casachicus
[]
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Benthophilus ctenolepidus
[]



Europe
Max. Length 6.6 cm SL
Benthophilus durrelli Boldyrev & Bogutskaya, 2004

Photo by Photo by Shandikov, G.A.
 
Benthophilus durrelli
[Don tadpole-goby]
No picture found

Max. Length 5.6 cm TL

 
Benthophilus granulosus
[Granular pugolovka]
No picture found

Max. Length 9.5 cm TL

 
Benthophilus grimmi
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 4.6 cm TL

 
Benthophilus kessleri
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 14.3 cm TL

 
Benthophilus leobergius
[Caspian stellate tadpole-goby]
No picture found

Max. Length 5.4 cm TL

 
Benthophilus leptocephalus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 4 cm TL

 
Benthophilus leptorhynchus
[Short-snout pugolovka]
No picture found

Max. Length 11.6 cm TL

 
Benthophilus macrocephalus
[Caspian tadpole goby]
No picture found

Max. Length 8.4 cm TL

 
Benthophilus magistri
[Azov tadpole goby]
No picture found

Max. Length 6.6 cm TL

 
Benthophilus mahmudbejovi
[Small-spine tadpole-goby]
No picture found

Max. Length 15 cm TL

 
Benthophilus nudus
[Black Sea tadpole-goby]



Western Asia

Benthophilus ragimovi Boldyrev & Bogutskaya, 2004

Photo by Photo by Boldyrev, V.S. / Bogutskaya, N.G.
 
Benthophilus ragimovi
[]
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Max. Length 3.4 cm TL

 
Benthophilus spinosus
[Spiny pugolovka]



Europe
Max. Length 13.5 cm TL
Benthophilus stellatus (Sauvage, 1874)

Photo by Photo by Otel, V.
 
Benthophilus stellatus
[Stellate tadpole-goby]
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Benthophilus svetovidovi
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18 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Benthophilus baeri Baer pugolovka Asia 8 TL 1877
Benthophilus casachicus Eurasia 7.6 TL 1978
Benthophilus ctenolepidus Asia 1877
Benthophilus durrelli Don tadpole-goby Europe 6.6 SL 2004
Benthophilus granulosus Granular pugolovka Europe and Asia 5.6 TL 1877
Benthophilus grimmi Former USSR and Asia 9.5 TL 1877
Benthophilus kessleri Asia 4.6 TL 1927
Benthophilus leobergius Caspian stellate tadpole-goby Europe and Asia 14.3 TL 1949
Benthophilus leptocephalus Asia 5.4 TL 1877
Benthophilus leptorhynchus Short-snout pugolovka Asia 4 TL 1877
Benthophilus macrocephalus Caspian tadpole goby Europe and Asia 11.6 TL 1787
Benthophilus magistri Azov tadpole goby Europe 8.4 TL 1927
Benthophilus mahmudbejovi Small-spine tadpole-goby Eurasia 6.6 TL 1976
Benthophilus nudus Black Sea tadpole-goby Europe 15 TL 1898
Benthophilus ragimovi Western Asia 2004
Benthophilus spinosus Spiny pugolovka Former USSR and Asia 3.4 TL 1877
Benthophilus stellatus Stellate tadpole-goby Europe 13.5 TL 1874
Benthophilus svetovidovi Asia 1979



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