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

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Eastern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 3.2 cm SL
Trimma abyssum Allen, 2015

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Trimma abyssum
[Abyssal pygmygoby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 2.1 cm SL
Trimma agrena Winterbottom & Chen, 2004

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Trimma agrena
[Fishnet pygmygoby]



Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 3 cm SL
Trimma anaima Winterbottom, 2000

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Trimma anaima
[Pallid pygmygoby]



Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 2.8 cm SL
Trimma annosum Winterbottom, 2003

Photo by Photo by Lougher, T.
 
Trimma annosum
[Grey-bearded pygmygoby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 2.0 cm SL
Trimma anthrenum Winterbottom, 2006

Photo by Photo by Winterbottom, R.
 
Trimma anthrenum
[Honey-bee pygmygoby]
No picture found

Max. Length 1.9 cm SL

 
Trimma aturirii
[Aturiri’s pygmy goby]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 2.5 cm TL
Trimma avidori (Goren, 1978)

Photo by Photo by Field, R.
 
Trimma avidori
[Avidor's pygmygoby]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 2.8 cm SL
Trimma barralli Winterbottom, 1995

Photo by Photo by Field, R.
 
Trimma barralli
[Barrall's pygmygoby]



Western Central Pacific
Max. Length 1.6 cm SL
Trimma bathum Winterbottom, 2017

Photo by Photo by Pyle, R.L.
 
Trimma bathum
[Deep-reef pygmygoby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 3 cm SL
Trimma benjamini Winterbottom, 1996

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Trimma benjamini
[Ring-eye pygmygoby]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 2.4 cm SL
Trimma bisella Winterbottom, 2000

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Trimma bisella
[Two-saddle pygmygoby]
No picture found

Max. Length 2.3 cm SL

 
Trimma blematium
[Blue-eyed pygmygoby]
No picture found

Max. Length 2.9 cm SL

 
Trimma burridgeae
[Mary's pygmygoby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 3.5 cm SL
Trimma caesiura Jordan & Seale, 1906

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Trimma caesiura
[Caesiura pygmygoby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 2.5 cm SL
Trimma cana Winterbottom, 2004

Photo by Photo by Hazes, B.
 
Trimma cana
[Candy-cane pygmy goby]
No picture found

Max. Length 2.9 cm SL

 
Trimma capostriatum
[Spotted redlined pygmygoby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 2.1 cm SL
Trimma caudipunctatum Suzuki & Senou, 2009

Photo by Photo by Senou, H.
 
Trimma caudipunctatum
[Spot-tailed pygmygoby]
No picture found

Max. Length 2.7 cm SL

 
Trimma caudomaculatum
[Blotch-tailed pygmygoby]



Western Pacific Ocean
Max. Length 2.2 cm SL
Trimma cheni Winterbottom, 2011

Photo by Photo by Winterbottom, R.
 
Trimma cheni
[Face-stripe pygmy goby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 2.2 cm SL
Trimma chledophilum Allen, 2015

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Trimma chledophilum
[Mud pygmygoby]
No picture found

Max. Length 2 cm SL

 
Trimma christianeae
[Christiane’s pygmygoby]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 2.5 cm TL
Trimma corallinum (Smith, 1959)

Photo by Photo by SFSA
 
Trimma corallinum
[Polkadot pygmygoby]
No picture found

Max. Length 1.9 cm SL

 
Trimma corerefum
[Colin's pygmygoby]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 2.0 cm SL
Trimma dalerocheila Winterbottom, 1984

Photo by Photo by Winterbottom, R.
 
Trimma dalerocheila
[Hotlips pygmygoby]



Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 2.5 cm TL
Trimma emeryi Winterbottom, 1985

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Trimma emeryi
[Emery's pygmygoby]



Western Pacific Ocean
Max. Length 2.6 cm SL
Trimma erdmanni Winterbottom, 2011

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Trimma erdmanni
[Erdmann’s pygmygoby]
No picture found

Max. Length 1.4 cm SL

 
Trimma erwani
[Slanted pygmygoby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 2.1 cm
Trimma fangi Winterbottom & Chen, 2004

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Trimma fangi
[Fang's pygmygoby]
No picture found

Max. Length 2 cm SL

 
Trimma fasciatum
[Yellow-banded pygmygoby]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 2.8 cm SL
Trimma filamentosus Winterbottom, 1995

Photo by Photo by Ryanskiy, A.
 
Trimma filamentosus
[Long-spine pygmygoby]



Western Central Pacific
Max. Length 2.5 cm SL
Trimma finistrinum Winterbottom, 2017

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Trimma finistrinum
[Porthole pygmygoby]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 2.7 cm SL
Trimma fishelsoni Goren, 1985

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Trimma fishelsoni
[Fishelson's pygmygoby]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 2.2 cm SL
Trimma flammeum (Smith, 1959)

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Trimma flammeum
[Flame pygmygoby]



Western Pacific. Japan t
Max. Length 2.3 cm SL
Trimma flavatrum Hagiwara & Winterbottom, 2007

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Trimma flavatrum
[Wasp pygmygoby]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 2.4 cm SL
Trimma flavicaudatum (Goren, 1982)

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Trimma flavicaudatum
[Yellow-tailed pygmygoby]
No picture found


 
Trimma fraena
[Bridle pygmygoby]



Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 2.0 cm SL
Trimma fucatum Winterbottom & Southcott, 2007

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Trimma fucatum
[Harlot pygmygoby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 3.0 cm SL
Trimma gigantum Winterbottom & Zur, 2007

Photo by Photo by Erdmann, M.V.
 
Trimma gigantum
[Giant pygmygoby]
No picture found

Max. Length 3 cm SL

 
Trimma grammistes
[Black-striped pygmygoby]



Indo-West Pacific.
Max. Length 3 cm SL
Trimma griffithsi Winterbottom, 1984

Photo by Photo by Winterbottom, R.
 
Trimma griffithsi
[Griffiths' pygmygoby]



Western Pacific Ocean
Max. Length 1.8 cm SL
Trimma habrum Winterbottom, 2011

Photo by Photo by Winterbottom, R.
 
Trimma habrum
[Delicate pygmygoby]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 1.7 cm SL
Trimma haima Winterbottom, 1984

Photo by Photo by Winterbottom, R.
 
Trimma haima
[Cut-face pygmygoby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 3.1 cm SL
Trimma haimassum Winterbottom, 2011

Photo by Photo by Greenfield, J.
 
Trimma haimassum
[Blood-spot pygmygoby]



Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 3 cm SL
Trimma halonevum Winterbottom, 2000

Photo by Photo by Greenfield, J.
 
Trimma halonevum
[Pimple pygmygoby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 2.5 cm SL
Trimma hamartium Winterbottom, 2018

Photo by Photo by Erdmann, M.V.
 
Trimma hamartium
[Mistaken pygmygoby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 2.3 cm SL
Trimma hayashii Hagiwara & Winterbottom, 2007

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Trimma hayashii
[Four-eye pygmygoby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 2.0 cm SL
Trimma helenae Winterbottom, Erdmann & Cahyani, 2014

Photo by Photo by Erdmann, M.V.
 
Trimma helenae
[Helen’s pygmygoby]



Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 2.4 cm SL
Trimma hoesei Winterbottom, 1984

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Trimma hoesei
[Forktail pygmygoby]
No picture found

Max. Length 2.8 cm SL

 
Trimma hollemani
[Holleman’s pygmygoby]
No picture found

Max. Length 1.6 cm SL

 
Trimma hotsarihiensis
[Helen Reef pygmygoby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 1.8 cm SL
Trimma imaii Suzuki & Senou, 2009

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Trimma imaii
[Imai's pygmygoby]
No picture found

Max. Length 2.8 cm SL

 
Trimma insularum
[Cocos pygmygoby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 2.0 cm SL
Trimma irinae Winterbottom, 2014

Photo by Photo by Erdmann, M.V.
 
Trimma irinae
[Irina’s pygmygoby]
No picture found

Max. Length 1.7 cm SL

 
Trimma kardium
[Heart pygmygoby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 2.7 cm SL
Trimma kitrinum Winterbottom & Hoese, 2015

Photo by Photo by Winterbottom, R.
 
Trimma kitrinum
[Citron pygmygoby]



Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 2.5 cm SL
Trimma kudoi Suzuki & Senou, 2008

Photo by Photo by Senou, H.
 
Trimma kudoi
[Kudo's pygmygoby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 2.9 cm SL
Trimma lantana Winterbottom & Villa, 2003

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Trimma lantana
[Lantana pygmygoby]
No picture found

Max. Length 2.3 cm SL

 
Trimma lutea
[Yellow barred pygmygoby]



Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 2.5 cm TL
Trimma macrophthalmus (Tomiyama, 1936)

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Trimma macrophthalmus
[Large-eyed pygmygoby]



Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 2.7 cm SL
Trimma maiandros Hoese, Winterbottom & Reader, 2011

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Trimma maiandros
[Zigzag pygmygoby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 2 cm SL
Trimma marinae Winterbottom, 2005

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Trimma marinae
[Princess pygmygoby]
No picture found

Max. Length 2.6 cm SL

 
Trimma matsunoi
[Matsuno's pygmygoby]
No picture found

Max. Length 1.9 cm SL

 
Trimma meityae
[Meity’s pygmygoby]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 4 cm TL
Trimma mendelssohni (Goren, 1978)

Photo by Photo by Herler, J.
 
Trimma mendelssohni
[Mendelssohn's pygmygoby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 1.9 cm SL
Trimma meranyx Winterbotton, Erdmann & Dita Cahyani, 2014

Photo by Photo by Erdmann, M.V.
 
Trimma meranyx
[Day-night pygmy goby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 1.9 cm SL
Trimma meristum Winterbottom & Hoese, 2015

Photo by Photo by Winterbottom, R.
 
Trimma meristum
[Split-ray pygmygoby]



Pacific Ocean
Max. Length 3 cm TL
Trimma milta Winterbottom, 2002

Photo by Photo by Winterbottom, R.
 
Trimma milta
[Red-earth pygmygoby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 1.7 cm SL
Trimma multiclitellum Allen, 2015

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Trimma multiclitellum
[Multisaddle pygmy goby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 2.3 cm SL
Trimma nasa Winterbottom, 2005

Photo by Photo by Winterbottom, R.
 
Trimma nasa
[Nasal-bar pygmygoby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 2.0 cm SL
Trimma nauagium Allen, 2015

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Trimma nauagium
[Shipwreck pygmygoby]



Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 3.5 cm SL
Trimma naudei Smith, 1957

Photo by Photo by Brett, O.J. / www.tropicalfavourites.com
 
Trimma naudei
[Naude's pygmygoby]
No picture found

Max. Length 4 cm TL

 
Trimma necopinum
[Australian pygmygoby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 1.9 cm SL
Trimma nomurai Suzuki & Senou, 2007

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Trimma nomurai
[Lilac pygmygoby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 3.5 cm SL
Trimma okinawae (Aoyagi, 1949)

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Trimma okinawae
[Orange-red pygmygoby]



Western Indian Ocean

Trimma omanensis Winterbottom, 2000

Photo by Photo by Winterbottom, R.
 
Trimma omanensis
[Crescent-wing pygmygoby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 1.6 cm SL
Trimma pajama Winterbotton, Erdmann & Dita Cahyani, 2014

Photo by Photo by Erdmann, M.V.
 
Trimma pajama
[Pajama pygmygoby]



Western Pacific Ocean
Max. Length 2.2 cm SL
Trimma papayum Winterbottom, 2011

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Trimma papayum
[Pawpaw pygmygoby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 2.0 cm SL
Trimma pentherum Winterbottom & Hoese, 2015

Photo by Photo by Winterbottom, R.
 
Trimma pentherum
[Mourning pygmygoby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 2.0 cm SL
Trimma preclarum Winterbottom, 2006

Photo by Photo by Erdmann, M.V.
 
Trimma preclarum
[Exquisite pygmygoby]
No picture found

Max. Length 2.2 cm SL

 
Trimma putrai
[Putra’s pygmygoby]
No picture found

Max. Length 1.7 cm SL

 
Trimma quadrimaculatum
[Four-spotted pygmygoby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 2.0 cm SL
Trimma randalli Winterbottom & Zur, 2007

Photo by Photo by Winterbottom, R.
 
Trimma randalli
[Randall’s pygmygoby]
No picture found

Max. Length 2.6 cm SL

 
Trimma readerae
[Reader's pygmygoby]



Western Pacific.
Max. Length 3.5 cm SL
Trimma rubromaculatum Allen & Munday, 1995

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Trimma rubromaculatum
[Red-spotted pygmygoby]



Eastern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 2.1 cm SL
Trimma sanguinellus Winterbottom & Southcott, 2007

Photo by Photo by Winterbottom, R.
 
Trimma sanguinellus
[Sanguinello pygmygoby]



Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 1.9 cm SL
Trimma sheppardi Winterbottom, 1984

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Trimma sheppardi
[Sheppard's pygmygoby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 2.4 cm SL
Trimma sostra Winterbottom, 2004

Photo by Photo by Williams, J.T.
 
Trimma sostra
[Sostra's pygmygoby]



Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 2.1 cm SL
Trimma squamicana Winterbottom, 2004

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Trimma squamicana
[Red-blotch pygmygoby]



Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 2.5 cm TL
Trimma stobbsi Winterbottom, 2001

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Trimma stobbsi
[Stobbs' pygmygoby]



Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 3 cm TL
Trimma striatum (Herre, 1945)

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Trimma striatum
[Red-lined pygmygoby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 1.9 cm SL
Trimma tauroculum Winterbottom & Zur, 2007

Photo by Photo by Winterbottom, R.
 
Trimma tauroculum
[Bullseye pygmygoby]



Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 3.5 cm SL
Trimma taylori Lobel, 1979

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Trimma taylori
[Yellow pygmygoby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 4.5 cm TL
Trimma tevegae Cohen & Davis, 1969

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Trimma tevegae
[Tevegae pygmygoby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 1.9 cm SL
Trimma trioculatum Winterbottom, Erdmann & Cahyani, 2015

Photo by Photo by Steene, R.
 
Trimma trioculatum
[Three-eyed pygmygoby]



Pacific Ocean
Max. Length 2.6 cm NG
Trimma unisquame (Gosline, 1959)

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Trimma unisquame
[Blackmargin pygmygoby]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 1.9 cm SL
Trimma volcana Winterbottom, 2003

Photo by Photo by Winterbottom, R.
 
Trimma volcana
[Volcano pygmygoby]



Western Central Pacific
Max. Length 2.1 cm SL
Trimma wangunui Winterbottom & Erdmann, 2019

Photo by Photo by Erdmann, M.V.
 
Trimma wangunui
[Wangunu’s pygmygoby]



Western Indian Ocean

Trimma winchi Winterbottom, 1984

Photo by Photo by Winterbottom, R.
 
Trimma winchi
[Winch's pygmygoby]



Indian Ocean
Max. Length 3 cm TL
Trimma winterbottomi Randall & Downing, 1994

Photo by Photo by Field, R.
 
Trimma winterbottomi
[Trench-head pygmygoby]



Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 2.3 cm TL
Trimma woutsi Winterbottom, 2002

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Trimma woutsi
[Wouter's pygmygoby]



Western Pacific Ocean
Max. Length 2.5 cm SL
Trimma xanthochrum Winterbottom, 2011

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Trimma xanthochrum
[Step-spot pygmygoby]



Western Pacific

Trimma xanthum Winterbottom & Hoese, 2015

Photo by Photo by Winterbottom, R.
 
Trimma xanthum
[Yellow-red pygmygoby]



Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 3.7 cm SL
Trimma yanagitai Suzuki & Senou, 2007

Photo by Photo by Senou, H.
 
Trimma yanagitai
[Brown pygmygoby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 2.2 cm SL
Trimma yanoi Suzuki & Senou, 2008

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Trimma yanoi
[Pudgy pygmygoby]



Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 2.1 cm SL
Trimma yoshinoi Suzuki, Yano & Senou, 2015

Photo by Photo by Suzuki, T.
 
Trimma yoshinoi
[Yoshino's pygmygoby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 2.3 cm SL
Trimma zurae Winterbotton, Erdmann & Dita Cahyani, 2014

Photo by Photo by Erdmann, M.V.
 
Trimma zurae
[Marg’s pygmygoby]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Trimma abyssum Abyssal pygmygoby Eastern Indian Ocean 3.2 SL 2015
Trimma agrena Fishnet pygmygoby Western Pacific 2.1 SL 2004
Trimma anaima Pallid pygmygoby Indo-West Pacific 3 SL 2000
Trimma annosum Grey-bearded pygmygoby Indo-West Pacific 2.8 SL 2003
Trimma anthrenum Honey-bee pygmygoby Western Pacific 2.0 SL 2006
Trimma aturirii Aturiri’s pygmy goby Western Pacific 1.9 SL 2015
Trimma avidori Avidor's pygmygoby Western Indian Ocean 2.5 TL 1978
Trimma barralli Barrall's pygmygoby Western Indian Ocean 2.8 SL 1995
Trimma bathum Deep-reef pygmygoby Western Central Pacific 1.6 SL 2017
Trimma benjamini Ring-eye pygmygoby Western Pacific 3 SL 1996
Trimma bisella Two-saddle pygmygoby Western Indian Ocean 2.4 SL 2000
Trimma blematium Blue-eyed pygmygoby Southwestern Pacific 2.3 SL 2018
Trimma burridgeae Mary's pygmygoby Western Pacific 2.9 SL 2016
Trimma caesiura Caesiura pygmygoby Western Pacific 3.5 SL 1906
Trimma cana Candy-cane pygmy goby Western Pacific 2.5 SL 2004
Trimma capostriatum Spotted redlined pygmygoby Southwest Pacific 2.9 SL 1981
Trimma caudipunctatum Spot-tailed pygmygoby Western Pacific 2.1 SL 2009
Trimma caudomaculatum Blotch-tailed pygmygoby Indo-Pacific 2.7 SL 1975
Trimma cheni Face-stripe pygmy goby Western Pacific Ocean 2.2 SL 2011
Trimma chledophilum Mud pygmygoby Western Pacific 2.2 SL 2015
Trimma christianeae Christiane’s pygmygoby Western Pacific 2 SL 2019
Trimma corallinum Polkadot pygmygoby Western Indian Ocean 2.5 TL 1959
Trimma corerefum Colin's pygmygoby Western Pacific 1.9 SL 2016
Trimma dalerocheila Hotlips pygmygoby Western Indian Ocean 2.0 SL 1984
Trimma emeryi Emery's pygmygoby Indo-Pacific 2.5 TL 1985
Trimma erdmanni Erdmann’s pygmygoby Western Pacific Ocean 2.6 SL 2011
Trimma erwani Slanted pygmygoby Eastern Central Pacific 1.4 SL 2016
Trimma fangi Fang's pygmygoby Western Pacific 2.1 2004
Trimma fasciatum Yellow-banded pygmygoby Western Pacific 2 SL 2012
Trimma filamentosus Long-spine pygmygoby Western Indian Ocean 2.8 SL 1995
Trimma finistrinum Porthole pygmygoby Western Central Pacific 2.5 SL 2017
Trimma fishelsoni Fishelson's pygmygoby Western Indian Ocean 2.7 SL 1985
Trimma flammeum Flame pygmygoby Western Indian Ocean 2.2 SL 1959
Trimma flavatrum Wasp pygmygoby Western Pacific. Japan t 2.3 SL 2007
Trimma flavicaudatum Yellow-tailed pygmygoby Western Indian Ocean 2.4 SL 1982
Trimma fraena Bridle pygmygoby Western Indian Ocean 1984
Trimma fucatum Harlot pygmygoby Indo-West Pacific 2.0 SL 2007
Trimma gigantum Giant pygmygoby Western Pacific 3.0 SL 2007
Trimma grammistes Black-striped pygmygoby Western Pacific 3 SL 1936
Trimma griffithsi Griffiths' pygmygoby Indo-West Pacific. 3 SL 1984
Trimma habrum Delicate pygmygoby Western Pacific Ocean 1.8 SL 2011
Trimma haima Cut-face pygmygoby Western Indian Ocean 1.7 SL 1984
Trimma haimassum Blood-spot pygmygoby Western Pacific 3.1 SL 2011
Trimma halonevum Pimple pygmygoby Indo-Pacific 3 SL 2000
Trimma hamartium Mistaken pygmygoby Western Pacific 2.5 SL 2018
Trimma hayashii Four-eye pygmygoby Western Pacific 2.3 SL 2007
Trimma helenae Helen’s pygmygoby Western Pacific 2.0 SL 2014
Trimma hoesei Forktail pygmygoby Indo-Pacific 2.4 SL 1984
Trimma hollemani Holleman’s pygmygoby Western Pacific 2.8 SL 2016
Trimma hotsarihiensis Helen Reef pygmygoby Western Pacific 1.6 SL 2009
Trimma imaii Imai's pygmygoby Western Pacific 1.8 SL 2009
Trimma insularum Cocos pygmygoby Eastern Indian Ocean 2.8 SL 2015
Trimma irinae Irina’s pygmygoby Western Pacific 2.0 SL 2014
Trimma kardium Heart pygmygoby Western Pacific 1.7 SL 2015
Trimma kitrinum Citron pygmygoby Western Pacific 2.7 SL 2015
Trimma kudoi Kudo's pygmygoby Northwest Pacific 2.5 SL 2008
Trimma lantana Lantana pygmygoby Western Pacific 2.9 SL 2003
Trimma lutea Yellow barred pygmygoby Eastern Central Pacific 2.3 SL 2016
Trimma macrophthalmus Large-eyed pygmygoby Indo-West Pacific 2.5 TL 1936
Trimma maiandros Zigzag pygmygoby Indo-Pacific 2.7 SL 2011
Trimma marinae Princess pygmygoby Western Pacific 2 SL 2005
Trimma matsunoi Matsuno's pygmygoby Northwest Pacific 2.6 SL 2012
Trimma meityae Meity’s pygmygoby Western Pacific 1.9 SL 2018
Trimma mendelssohni Mendelssohn's pygmygoby Western Indian Ocean 4 TL 1978
Trimma meranyx Day-night pygmy goby Western Pacific 1.9 SL 2014
Trimma meristum Split-ray pygmygoby Western Pacific 1.9 SL 2015
Trimma milta Red-earth pygmygoby Pacific Ocean 3 TL 2002
Trimma multiclitellum Multisaddle pygmy goby Western Pacific 1.7 SL 2015
Trimma nasa Nasal-bar pygmygoby Western Pacific 2.3 SL 2005
Trimma nauagium Shipwreck pygmygoby Western Pacific 2.0 SL 2015
Trimma naudei Naude's pygmygoby Indo-West Pacific 3.5 SL 1957
Trimma necopinum Australian pygmygoby Southwest Pacific 4 TL 1959
Trimma nomurai Lilac pygmygoby Western Pacific 1.9 SL 2007
Trimma okinawae Orange-red pygmygoby Western Pacific 3.5 SL 1949
Trimma omanensis Crescent-wing pygmygoby Western Indian Ocean 2000
Trimma pajama Pajama pygmygoby Western Pacific 1.6 SL 2014
Trimma papayum Pawpaw pygmygoby Western Pacific Ocean 2.2 SL 2011
Trimma pentherum Mourning pygmygoby Western Pacific 2.0 SL 2015
Trimma preclarum Exquisite pygmygoby Western Pacific 2.0 SL 2006
Trimma putrai Putra’s pygmygoby Western Pacific 2.2 SL 2019
Trimma quadrimaculatum Four-spotted pygmygoby Western Indian Ocean 1.7 SL 2015
Trimma randalli Randall’s pygmygoby Western Pacific 2.0 SL 2007
Trimma readerae Reader's pygmygoby Western Pacific 2.6 SL 2015
Trimma rubromaculatum Red-spotted pygmygoby Western Pacific. 3.5 SL 1995
Trimma sanguinellus Sanguinello pygmygoby Eastern Indian Ocean 2.1 SL 2007
Trimma sheppardi Sheppard's pygmygoby Indo-West Pacific 1.9 SL 1984
Trimma sostra Sostra's pygmygoby Western Pacific 2.4 SL 2004
Trimma squamicana Red-blotch pygmygoby Eastern Central Pacific 2.1 SL 2004
Trimma stobbsi Stobbs' pygmygoby Indo-West Pacific 2.5 TL 2001
Trimma striatum Red-lined pygmygoby Indo-West Pacific 3 TL 1945
Trimma tauroculum Bullseye pygmygoby Western Pacific 1.9 SL 2007
Trimma taylori Yellow pygmygoby Indo-Pacific 3.5 SL 1979
Trimma tevegae Tevegae pygmygoby Western Pacific 4.5 TL 1969
Trimma trioculatum Three-eyed pygmygoby Western Pacific 1.9 SL 2015
Trimma unisquame Blackmargin pygmygoby Pacific Ocean 2.6 NG 1959
Trimma volcana Volcano pygmygoby Western Indian Ocean 1.9 SL 2003
Trimma wangunui Wangunu’s pygmygoby Western Central Pacific 2.1 SL 2019
Trimma winchi Winch's pygmygoby Western Indian Ocean 1984
Trimma winterbottomi Trench-head pygmygoby Indian Ocean 3 TL 1994
Trimma woutsi Wouter's pygmygoby Eastern Central Pacific 2.3 TL 2002
Trimma xanthochrum Step-spot pygmygoby Western Pacific Ocean 2.5 SL 2011
Trimma xanthum Yellow-red pygmygoby Western Pacific 2015
Trimma yanagitai Brown pygmygoby Northwest Pacific 3.7 SL 2007
Trimma yanoi Pudgy pygmygoby Western Pacific 2.2 SL 2008
Trimma yoshinoi Yoshino's pygmygoby Northwest Pacific 2.1 SL 2015
Trimma zurae Marg’s pygmygoby Western Pacific 2.3 SL 2014



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