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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Gobiidae Gobies
Subfamily: Amblyopinae
Genus: Taenioides

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Photo by Devarapalli, P.

Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 40 cm TL
Taenioides anguillaris (Linnaeus, 1758)

Photo by Devarapalli, P.
 
Taenioides anguillaris
[Eel worm goby]

Photo by Hasan, M.E.

Indian Ocean
Max. Length 30 cm TL
Taenioides buchanani (Day, 1873)

Photo by Hasan, M.E.
 
Taenioides buchanani
[Burmese gobyeel]
No picture found
Western Central Pacific

 
Taenioides caniscapulus
[]

Photo by Shao, K.T.

Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 30 cm TL
Taenioides cirratus (Blyth, 1860)

Photo by Shao, K.T.
 
Taenioides cirratus
[Bearded worm goby]
No picture found
Western Pacific.

 
Taenioides eruptionis
[]

Photo by Alvheim, O./Institute of Marine Research (IMR)

Western Indian Ocean and
Max. Length 29.2 cm TL
Taenioides esquivel Smith, 1947

Photo by Alvheim, O./Institute of Marine Research (IMR)
 
Taenioides esquivel
[Bulldog eelgoby]

Photo by FAO

Africa
Max. Length 30 cm TL
Taenioides gracilis (Valenciennes, 1837)

Photo by FAO
 
Taenioides gracilis
[Slender eel goby]

Photo by Alladin, N.

Africa
Max. Length 12 cm TL
Taenioides jacksoni Smith, 1943

Photo by Alladin, N.
 
Taenioides jacksoni
[Bearded eelgoby]

Photo by Murdy, E.O.

Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 19.8 cm SL
Taenioides kentalleni Murdy & Randall, 2002

Photo by Murdy, E.O.
 
Taenioides kentalleni
[]

Photo by Tibbatts, B.

Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 12 cm SL
Taenioides limicola Smith, 1964

Photo by Tibbatts, B.
 
Taenioides limicola
[]
No picture found
Western Pacific

 
Taenioides mordax
[Eastern eelgoby]

Photo by FAO

Asia
Max. Length 23 cm TL
Taenioides nigrimarginatus Hora, 1924

Photo by FAO
 
Taenioides nigrimarginatus
[Blackfin eel goby]

Photo by Bucol, A.A.

Western Pacific.

Taenioides purpurascens (De Vis, 1884)

Photo by Bucol, A.A.
 
Taenioides purpurascens
[Purple eelgoby]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Taenioides anguillaris Eel worm goby Indo-Pacific 40 TL 1758
Taenioides buchanani Burmese gobyeel Indian Ocean 30 TL 1873
Taenioides caniscapulus Western Central Pacific 1938
Taenioides cirratus Bearded worm goby Indo-Pacific 30 TL 1860
Taenioides eruptionis Western Pacific. 1849
Taenioides esquivel Bulldog eelgoby Western Indian Ocean and 29.2 TL 1947
Taenioides gracilis Slender eel goby Africa 30 TL 1837
Taenioides jacksoni Bearded eelgoby Africa 12 TL 1943
Taenioides kentalleni Western Indian Ocean 19.8 SL 2002
Taenioides limicola Indo-Pacific 12 SL 1964
Taenioides mordax Eastern eelgoby Western Pacific 1883
Taenioides nigrimarginatus Blackfin eel goby Asia 23 TL 1924
Taenioides purpurascens Purple eelgoby Western Pacific. 1884



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