Stenogobius hawaiiensis

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O'opu naniha
Not evaluated (IUCN 3.1)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Gobiidae
Genus: Stenogobius
Species: S. hawaiiensis
Binomial name
Stenogobius hawaiiensis
Watson, 1991

Stenogobius hawaiiensis is a species of goby endemic to the Hawaiian Islands where it can be found in marine, brackish and fresh waters. This species is not as adept a climber as are many other Hawaiian gobies and thus is not found in the upper reaches of streams. This species can reach a length of 11.4 centimetres (4.5 in) SL.[1] In the Hawaiian language, it is also known as O'opu naniha.


  1. ^ Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2013). "Stenogobius hawaiiensis" in FishBase. June 2013 version.