Animal Species:Largemouth Goby, Redigobius macrostoma (Günther, 1861)

Largemouth Goby from North Creek

Largemouth Goby from North Creek
Photographer: Daniel Bucher © Daniel Bucher


The species is an Australian endemic.

The map below shows the Australian distribution of the species based on public sightings and specimens in Australian Museums. Click on the map for detailed information.  Source: Atlas of Living Australia.

Redigobius macrostoma

Further Reading

  1.  Hoese, D.F., Bray, D.J., Paxton, J.R. & G.R. Allen. 2006. Fishes. In Beesley, P.L. & A. Wells. (eds) Zoological Catalogue of Australia. Volume 35. ABRS & CSIRO Publishing: Australia. parts 1-3, pages 1-2178.

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Tags Redigobius macrostoma, Largemouth Goby, Gobiidae, fishes, ichthyology, brown, white, red, blue, bars, bands, blotches, dorsal fin, filament, elongage, marine, < 10 cm,