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Slender eel goby, Taenioides gracilis (Valenciennes, 1837) by J. L. Nievera.jpg
Slender eel goby (T. gracilis)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Gobiidae
Genus: Taenioides
Lacépède, 1800
Type species
Taenioides hermannii
Lacépède, 1800
  • Amblyopus Valenciennes, 1837
  • Gymnurus Rafinesque, 1815
  • Leme De Vis, 1883
  • Psilosomus Swainson, 1839

Taenioides is a genus of gobies native to fresh, brackish and marine waters of the coastal areas of the Indian Ocean and the western Pacific Ocean.[1]


There are currently 13 recognized species in this genus:[1]


  1. ^ a b Froese, Rainer, and Daniel Pauly, eds. (2013). Species of XXXXX in FishBase. June 2013 version.