Amblyotrypauchen arctocephalus

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Amblyotrypauchen arctocephalus
Not evaluated (IUCN 3.1)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Gobiidae
Genus: Amblyotrypauchen
Hora, 1924
Species: A. arctocephalus
Binomial name
Amblyotrypauchen arctocephalus
(Alcock, 1890)
  • Amblyopus arctocephalus Alcock, 1890
  • Amblyotrypauchen fraseri Hora, 1924

Amblyotrypauchen arctocephalus, the armor eelgoby, is a species of goby found from the Indian Ocean waters around India to the western Pacific Ocean where it occurs at depths of from 37 to 92 metres (121 to 302 ft). This species is currently the only known member of its genus.[1]


  1. ^ Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2013). "Amblyotrypauchen arctocephalus" in FishBase. April 2013 version.