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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Gobiidae Gobies
Subfamily: Gobiinae
Genus: Chriolepis

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Chriolepis atrimelum
[Black-cheek goby]
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Chriolepis benthonis
[Deepwater goby]
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Max. Length 3.2 cm SL

 
Chriolepis bilix
[Thread-spined goby]



Eastern Central Pacific

Chriolepis cuneata Bussing, 1990

Photo by Photo by Van Tassell, J.
 
Chriolepis cuneata
[Rail goby]



Eastern Central Pacific

Chriolepis dialepta Bussing, 1990

Photo by Photo by Robertson, R.
 
Chriolepis dialepta
[White-starred goby]



Western Central Atlantic
Max. Length 2.5 cm TL
Chriolepis fisheri Herre, 1942

Photo by Photo by Macieira, R.M.
 
Chriolepis fisheri
[Translucent goby]
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Chriolepis lepidota
[Pretty goby]



Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 3.2 cm TL
Chriolepis minutillus Gilbert, 1892

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Chriolepis minutillus
[Rubble goby]
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Max. Length 6.1 cm SL

 
Chriolepis roosevelti
[Roosevelt's goby]



Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 6.3 cm TL
Chriolepis semisquamata (Rutter, 1904)

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Chriolepis semisquamata
[Secret goby]
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Max. Length 1.6 cm SL

 
Chriolepis tagus
[Mystery goby]



Western Atlantic
Max. Length 3.8 cm NG
Chriolepis vespa Hastings & Bortone, 1981

Photo by Photo by Menezes, N.A./Figueiredo, J.L.
 
Chriolepis vespa
[Wasp goby]



Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 4.4 cm TL
Chriolepis zebra Ginsburg, 1938

Photo by Photo by Robertson, R.
 
Chriolepis zebra
[Gecko goby]



13 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Chriolepis atrimelum Black-cheek goby Eastern Central Pacific 1997
Chriolepis benthonis Deepwater goby Western Atlantic 1953
Chriolepis bilix Thread-spined goby Caribbean 3.2 SL 2013
Chriolepis cuneata Rail goby Eastern Central Pacific 1990
Chriolepis dialepta White-starred goby Eastern Central Pacific 1990
Chriolepis fisheri Translucent goby Western Central Atlantic 2.5 TL 1942
Chriolepis lepidota Pretty goby Southeast Pacific 1975
Chriolepis minutillus Rubble goby Eastern Central Pacific 3.2 TL 1892
Chriolepis roosevelti Roosevelt's goby Western Central Atlantic. 6.1 SL 1939
Chriolepis semisquamata Secret goby Eastern Central Pacific 6.3 TL 1904
Chriolepis tagus Mystery goby Southeast Pacific 1.6 SL 1953
Chriolepis vespa Wasp goby Western Atlantic 3.8 NG 1981
Chriolepis zebra Gecko goby Eastern Central Pacific 4.4 TL 1938



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