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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Gobiidae Gobies
Subfamily: Sicydiinae
Genus: Sicyopterus

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Sicyopterus aiensis Creek Ai's goby Oceania 15 SL 2004
Sicyopterus brevis Asia 1912
Sicyopterus calliochromus Asia 5.8 SL 2012
Sicyopterus caudimaculatus Oceania 9.9 SL 1992
Sicyopterus crassus Asia. 12.8 SL 1927
Sicyopterus cynocephalus Cleft-lipped goby Asia 16.5 TL 1837
Sicyopterus erythropterus Asia 6.8 SL 2012
Sicyopterus eudentatus Oceania 10.2 SL 1993
Sicyopterus fasciatus Africa 15 TL 1874
Sicyopterus franouxi Africa 13.1 SL 1935
Sicyopterus fuliag Asia 1927
Sicyopterus griseus Asia 9.7 TL 1877
Sicyopterus hageni Hagen's goby Asia 7.5 SL 1921
Sicyopterus japonicus Asia 1909
Sicyopterus lacrymosus Asia 6.8 SL 1927
Sicyopterus lagocephalus Red-tailed goby Indo-Pacific 13 TL 1770
Sicyopterus laticeps Africa 1837
Sicyopterus lengguru Oceania 9 SL 2012
Sicyopterus lividus Oceania 6 SL 1993
Sicyopterus longifilis Threadfin goby Asia 9.7 TL 1912
Sicyopterus macrostetholepis Philippines and Indonesia 10.3 TL 1853
Sicyopterus marquesensis Oceania 1932
Sicyopterus microcephalus Asia. 11.2 TL 1855
Sicyopterus micrurus Clinging goby Asia and Oceania 9.5 TL 1853
Sicyopterus ocellaris Oceania 4.1 SL 2012
Sicyopterus ouwensi Ouwen's goby Asia and Oceania 10 SL 1913
Sicyopterus panayensis Asia 1927
Sicyopterus parvei Asia 11.9 TL 1853
Sicyopterus pugnans Oceania. 7.2 TL 1884
Sicyopterus punctissimus Africa 12.2 SL 2004
Sicyopterus rapa Oceania 7.5 SL 1996
Sicyopterus sarasini Oceania 12 SL 1915
Sicyopterus squamosissimus Asia 5.1 SL 2015
Sicyopterus stimpsoni Stimpson's goby Oceania 19.8 SL 1860
Sicyopterus stiphodonoides Asia and Oceania 3.3 SL 2012
Sicyopterus wichmanni Asia 1894



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