Many-host Ghostgoby, Pleurosicya mossambica Click to enlarge image
A Many-host Ghostgoby at a depth of 15 m, Kurnell, Sydney, New South Wales, June 2001. Image: Akos Lumnitzer
© Akos Lumnitzer

Fast Facts

  • Classification
    Species
    mossambica
    Genus
    Pleurosicya
    Order
    Perciformes
    Class
    Actinopterygii
    Subphylum
    Vertebrata
    Phylum
    Chordata
    Kingdom
    Animalia
  • Size Range
    It grows to about 25 mm in length.

Introduction

Many-host Ghostgoby can vary in colour depending upon the host.

Distribution



References

Kuiter, R.H. 2000. Coastal Fishes of South-eastern Australia. Gary Allen. Pp. 437.