Gobius hypselosoma

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Gobius hypselosoma
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Gobiidae
Subfamily: Gobiinae
Genus: Gobius
Species: G. hypselosoma
Binomial name
Gobius hypselosoma
Bleeker, 1867
  • Chonophorus hypselosoma (Bleeker, 1867)
  • Gobius nigripinnis Valenciennes, 1837
  • Gobius isognathus Bleeker, 1867
  • Gobius melanopterus Bleeker, 1867

Gobius hypselosoma is a species of goby native to fresh and brackish waters of Madagascar and the Mascarene Islands. It can reach a length of 25 centimetres (9.8 in) TL.[2]


  1. ^ Loiselle, P. & participants of the CBSG/ANGAP CAMP "Faune de Madagascar" workshop, Mantasoa, Madagascar 2001 2004. Gobius hypselosoma. In: IUCN 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.1. <www.iucnredlist.org Archived June 27, 2014, at the Wayback Machine.>. Downloaded on 29 August 2013.
  2. ^ Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2013). "Gobius hypselosoma" in FishBase. June 2013 version.