Spikefin Goby, Discordipinna griessingeri

By: Mark McGrouther, Category: Science, Date: 23 Jun 2011

This embedded video shows a Spikefin Goby in an aquarium.  The species was described in 1978 by Hoese and Fourmanoir.  The standard Australian name for the species is Spikefin Goby not Flaming Prawn Goby as written on the video frame.

Spikefin Goby, Discordipinna griessingeri

Photographer: Doug Hoese © Australian Museum

Dr Doug Hoese a Senior Fellow at the Australian Museum.

View a list of all the gobies on the site.

Tags fishes, ichthyology, Spikefin Goby, Discordipinna griessingeri, Gobiidae,