Arcygobius baliurus

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Arcygobius baliurus
FMIB 47488 Gnatholepis calliurus.jpeg
Not evaluated (IUCN 3.1)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Gobiidae
Subfamily: Gobiinae
Genus: Arcygobius
Larson & J. E. Wright, 2003
Species: A. baliurus
Binomial name
Arcygobius baliurus
(Valenciennes, 1837)

For genus Arcygobius

  • Isthmogobius Koumans (ex Bleeker), 1931

For species A. baliurus

  • Gobius baliurus Valenciennes, 1837
  • Acentrogobius baliurus (Valenciennes, 1837)
  • Gnatholepis baliurus (Valenciennes, 1837)
  • Isthmogobius baliurus (Valenciennes, 1837)
  • Gnatholepis calliurus D. S. Jordan & Seale, 1905

Arcygobius baliurus is a species of goby native to marine and brackish waters of the Indian Ocean and the western Pacific Ocean where it can be found at depths of from 3 to 15 metres (9.8 to 49.2 ft). This species lives on substrates consisting of a mix of sand and rubble. This species grows to a length of 10.2 centimetres (4.0 in) SL. This species is the only known member of its genus.[1]


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

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