Observations in the Family: Gobiidae

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Goby caught on lure

Goby 1
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Location: San Lameer golf estate
Observed: 26th October 2016
Added: 30th October 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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A flotilla of skippers

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By: Bushboy
BirdLife South AfricaSeaKeys
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Location: Mtunzini estuary
Observed: 22nd September 2016
Added: 9th October 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:3
Description:

Quite delightful little fellows!

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River goby

River goby
By: Andrew Deacon
Sea Coral AtlasSea Fish AtlasSea Slug AtlasSeaKeysSouth African National ParksToyota Enviro Outreach
Fish expert
Location: Kruger Gate guaging weir
Observed: 4th August 2016
Added: 8th August 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Decorated gobie

Decorated gobie
By: Andrew Deacon
Sea Coral AtlasSea Fish AtlasSea Slug AtlasSeaKeysSouth African National ParksToyota Enviro Outreach
Fish expert
Location: Lighthouse - Island Rock Road, Jangamo
Observed: 26th April 2016
Added: 30th July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:1
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Barehead goby at PMB Pinnacles

Caffrogobius nudiceps P7170325
By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: PMB Pinnacles
Observed: 17th July 2016
Added: 19th July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Omnivorous, bottom dweller, usually on sand

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Freshwater goby

Freshwater goby
By: Andrew Deacon
Sea Coral AtlasSea Fish AtlasSea Slug AtlasSeaKeysSouth African National ParksToyota Enviro Outreach
Fish expert
Location: Black Umfolozi, Bayeni
Observed: 15th September 2015
Added: 23rd June 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Psammogobius knysnaensis (Knysna sandgoby

 Psammogobius knysnaensis (Knysna sandgoby)
By: Nicky vB
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSeaweed AtlasSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Coney Glen
Observed: 8th June 2016
Added: 14th June 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Goby

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By: tidaltao
Sea Fish AtlasSea Slug AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Sheffield Beach
Observed: 3rd June 2016
Added: 4th June 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:1
Description:

In a rock pool!

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Barred mudskipper, Grootvin modderspringer

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By: Alex Dreyer
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Two Oceans Aquarium
Observed: 28th December 2015
Added: 1st June 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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striipy goby

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By: seastung
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSouthern Underwater Research Group
Fish expert
Location: Seven mile: Sodwana
Observed: 21st April 2016
Added: 1st June 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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goby

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By: seastung
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSouthern Underwater Research Group
Fish expert
Location: Nine mile
Observed: 20th April 2016
Added: 1st June 2016
Likely ID: Bryaninops
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Diamondback goby / Orangespot goby

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By: Alex Dreyer
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Two Oceans Aquarium
Observed: 28th December 2015
Added: 31st May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Whip Coral Goby

Bryaninops yongei
By: Machangulo Beac...
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Ponta Torres Coral Sanctuary
Observed: 3rd December 2015
Added: 30th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

By Jessica Toms

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Goby

P5210008 (Large)
By: martin nieuwoudt
Sea Coral AtlasSea Fish AtlasSea Slug AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Clan Stuart wreck (Simon's Town, inshore)
Observed: 21st May 2016
Added: 29th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:1
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Barehead goby at Castle Rocks

Caffrogobius nudiceps P5020829
By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Castle Rocks
Observed: 2nd May 2016
Added: 12th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Barehead goby at Seal Rock

Caffrofgobius nudiceps PB140322
By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Partridge Point Seal Rock
Observed: 14th November 2015
Added: 4th April 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Barehead goby at A-Frame

Caffrogobius nudiceps P2280179
By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: A-Frame
Observed: 28th February 2016
Added: 21st March 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Endemic goby

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By: Ricky Taylor
Crustacean AtlasSea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Kosi Bay
Observed: 8th February 2016
Added: 2nd March 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:2
Description:

Endemic in the estuaries of northern KZN and southern Mozambique

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Barehead goby at Windmill Beach

Caffrogobius nudiceps PC090181
By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Windmill Beach
Observed: 9th December 2015
Added: 15th February 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Goby

Goby
By: SeaKeys
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Location: Gordons bay
Observed: 19th December 2015
Added: 4th February 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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goby

goby
By: SeaKeys
Crustacean AtlasSea Coral AtlasSea Fish AtlasSea Slug AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Triton 69
Observed: 4th March 2014
Added: 4th February 2016
Likely ID: Goby (Gobiidae)
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

By Taute Hydenryck at 69m during the 2014 ADG trimix expedition in Sodwana Bay

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Barehead goby

Barehead goby
By: SeaKeys
Crustacean AtlasSea Coral AtlasSea Fish AtlasSea Slug AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Longbeach
Observed: 5th December 2015
Added: 4th February 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Seawhip goby

Seawhip goby - Bryaninops yongei
By: Julia Grimmeisen
SeaKeys
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Location: Sodwana Bay
Observed: 16th January 2016
Added: 1st February 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Barehead goby at A-Frame

Caffrogobius nudiceps P7120121
By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: A-Frame
Observed: 12th July 2015
Added: 20th January 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Barehead goby at A-Frame

Caffrogobius nudiceps PC240037
By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: A-Frame
Observed: 24th December 2015
Added: 9th January 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Goby

Goby
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Beach east of Koppie Alleen : Castle Rock
Observed: 27th December 2015
Added: 3rd January 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Goby

Goby
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Beach east of Koppie Alleen : Castle Rock
Observed: 27th December 2015
Added: 3rd January 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Klipvis

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By: Joseph Heymans
Limpopo EDETProtea Atlas ProjectSea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSeaweed Atlas
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Location: Hartenbos
Observed: 9th December 2015
Added: 21st December 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Barehead goby at Blousteen East

Caffrogobius nudiceps PC130154
By: Pbsouthwood
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Location: Blousteen East
Observed: 13th December 2015
Added: 21st December 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Klipvissies gobies?

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By: annette gerber
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Mission Rocks , South Africa
Observed: 12th December 2015
Added: 19th December 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:4
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