Acentrogobius dayi Koumans, 1941
Day's goby
photo by Randall, J.E.

 Family:  Gobiidae (Gobies), subfamily: Gobiinae
 Max. size:  11 cm TL (male/unsexed)
 Environment:  demersal; depth range - 18 m
 Distribution:  Western Indian Ocean: Persian Gulf to Pakistan.
 Diagnosis:  Dorsal spines (total): 7-7; Dorsal soft rays (total): 10-10; Anal spines: 1-1; Anal soft rays: 9-9. Caudal fin rounded, a little shorter than head.
 Biology:  Found in burrows on mud or silty sand bottoms.
 IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated  (Ref. 96402)
 Threat to humans:  harmless
 Country info:   

 Entered by: Garilao, Cristina V. - 21.02.98
 Modified by: Capuli, Estelita Emily - 09.12.15

Source and more info: For personal, classroom, and other internal use only. Not for publication.

Page created by Jen, 05.08.02, php script by kbanasihan 06/09/2010 ,  last modified by dsantos, 20/08/10