Wire Coral Goby (Bryaninops yongei)

Also known as Reef Gobies, Yonge's Wire Coral Goby, Seawhip Goby, Whip Goby, Whip Coral Goby.

Description

Also known as Reef Gobies, Yonge's Wire Coral Goby, Seawhip Goby, Whip Goby and Whip Coral Goby.

Found singly or as a male/female pair on the seawhip Cirripathes anguina.
They feed on small invertebrates and zooplankton.
Length - 4cm
Depth - 10-30m
Widespread Indo-Pacific

Reef Gobies have the largest and smallest species usually with very distinctive colouring.

2 comments

  1. Posted by Jolly
    May 31, 2011 at 22:42 pm - 1 person found this useful.

    I would love to know where this was taken? Such an amazing picture.

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