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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Gobiidae Gobies
Subfamily: Gobionellinae
Genus: Gnatholepis

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Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 8.4 cm SL
Gnatholepis anjerensis (Bleeker, 1851)

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Gnatholepis anjerensis
[Eye-bar goby]



Eastern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 3.3 cm SL
Gnatholepis argus Larson & Buckle, 2005

Photo by Photo by Larson, H.K.
 
Gnatholepis argus
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Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 4.3 cm SL
Gnatholepis caudimaculata Larson & Buckle, 2012

Photo by Photo by Bogorodsky, S.V.
 
Gnatholepis caudimaculata
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Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 6 cm SL
Gnatholepis cauerensis (Bleeker, 1853)

Photo by Photo by Patzner, R.
 
Gnatholepis cauerensis
[Eyebar goby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 3.7 cm SL
Gnatholepis gymnocara Randall & Greenfield, 2001

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Gnatholepis gymnocara
[Nakedcheek sandgoby]
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Max. Length 6.4 cm SL

 
Gnatholepis knighti
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Western Pacific
Max. Length 5.5 cm SL
Gnatholepis ophthalmotaenia (Bleeker, 1854)

Photo by Photo by Patzner, R.
 
Gnatholepis ophthalmotaenia
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Southeast Pacific
Max. Length 4.4 cm SL
Gnatholepis pascuensis Randall & Greenfield, 2001

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Gnatholepis pascuensis
[Rapanui goby]



Atlantic
Max. Length 8.2 cm TL
Gnatholepis thompsoni Jordan, 1904

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Gnatholepis thompsoni
[Goldspot goby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 3.1 cm SL
Gnatholepis yoshinoi Suzuki & Randall, 2009

Photo by Photo by Suzuki, T.
 
Gnatholepis yoshinoi
[Yoshino's goby]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Gnatholepis anjerensis Eye-bar goby Indo-Pacific 8.4 SL 1851
Gnatholepis argus Eastern Indian Ocean 3.3 SL 2005
Gnatholepis caudimaculata Western Indian Ocean 4.3 SL 2012
Gnatholepis cauerensis Eyebar goby Indo-Pacific 6 SL 1853
Gnatholepis gymnocara Nakedcheek sandgoby Western Pacific 3.7 SL 2001
Gnatholepis knighti Western Central Pacific 6.4 SL 1903
Gnatholepis ophthalmotaenia Western Pacific 5.5 SL 1854
Gnatholepis pascuensis Rapanui goby Southeast Pacific 4.4 SL 2001
Gnatholepis thompsoni Goldspot goby Atlantic 8.2 TL 1904
Gnatholepis yoshinoi Yoshino's goby Western Pacific 3.1 SL 2009



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