Arno goby

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Arno goby
Padogobius nigricans.jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Gobiiformes
Family: Gobiidae
Genus: Padogobius
Species: P. nigricans
Binomial name
Padogobius nigricans
(Canestrini, 1867)
  • Gobius fluviatilis nigricans Canestrini, 1867
  • Gobius nigricans Canestrini, 1867
  • Gobius avernensis Canestrini, 1868

Padogobius nigricans, the Arno goby, is a species of goby endemic to Italy. It occurs in streams, staying to well-vegetated edge areas. Males of this species reach a length of 12.5 centimetres (4.9 in) TL while the females only reach 7 centimetres (2.8 in) TL.[2]


  1. ^ Crivelli, A.J. (2006). "Padogobius nigricans". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2006: e.T15870A5263874. Retrieved 13 September 2018.
  2. ^ Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2013). "Padogobius nigricans" in FishBase. June 2013 version.