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Class: Actinopteri
Order: Gobiiformes
Family: Gobiidae Gobies
Subfamily: Gobiinae
Genus: Tryssogobius

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Western Pacific
Max. Length 3.3 cm SL
Tryssogobius colini Larson & Hoese, 2001

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Tryssogobius colini
[Colin's fairygoby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 2.5 cm SL
Tryssogobius flavolineatus Randall, 2006

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Tryssogobius flavolineatus
[Yellow-lined fairygoby]



Western Central Pacific
Max. Length 2.1 cm SL
Tryssogobius longipes Larson & Hoese, 2001

Photo by Photo by Erdmann, M.V.
 
Tryssogobius longipes
[Longfin fairygoby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 2.9 cm SL
Tryssogobius nigrolineatus Randall, 2006

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Tryssogobius nigrolineatus
[Deepreef fairygoby]



Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 2.8 cm SL
Tryssogobius porosus Larson & Chen, 2007

Photo by Photo by Larson, H.K.
 
Tryssogobius porosus
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Western Pacific
Max. Length 2.1 cm SL
Tryssogobius quinquespinus Randall, 2006

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Tryssogobius quinquespinus
[Fivespine fairygoby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 2.2 cm SL
Tryssogobius sarah Allen & Erdmann, 2012

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Tryssogobius sarah
[Sarah's fairygoby]



7 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Tryssogobius colini Colin's fairygoby Western Pacific 3.3 SL 2001
Tryssogobius flavolineatus Yellow-lined fairygoby Western Pacific 2.5 SL 2006
Tryssogobius longipes Longfin fairygoby Western Central Pacific 2.1 SL 2001
Tryssogobius nigrolineatus Deepreef fairygoby Western Pacific 2.9 SL 2006
Tryssogobius porosus Northwest Pacific 2.8 SL 2007
Tryssogobius quinquespinus Fivespine fairygoby Western Pacific 2.1 SL 2006
Tryssogobius sarah Sarah's fairygoby Western Pacific 2.2 SL 2012



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