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

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Drombus dentifer
[Yellow Drombus]
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Max. Length 4.3 cm TL

 
Drombus globiceps
[Kranji drombus]
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Drombus halei
[Hale's drombus]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 7 cm TL
Drombus key (Smith, 1947)

Photo by Photo by Winterbottom, R.
 
Drombus key
[Key goby]
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Max. Length 3 cm SL

 
Drombus kranjiensis
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Drombus lepidothorax
[White-edge drombus]
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Drombus ocyurus
[Bluemarked drombus]
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Drombus palackyi
[]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 3.5 cm TL
Drombus simulus (Smith, 1960)

Photo by Photo by SFSA
 
Drombus simulus
[Pinafore goby]



Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 7 cm SL
Drombus triangularis (Weber, 1909)

Photo by Photo by Ryanskiy, A.
 
Drombus triangularis
[Brown drombus]



10 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Drombus dentifer Yellow Drombus Indo-West Pacific 1923
Drombus globiceps Kranji drombus Asia and Oceania 4.3 TL 1923
Drombus halei Hale's drombus Eastern Indian Ocean to W 1935
Drombus key Key goby Western Indian Ocean 7 TL 1947
Drombus kranjiensis Western Pacific 3 SL 1940
Drombus lepidothorax White-edge drombus Eastern Indian Ocean 1945
Drombus ocyurus Bluemarked drombus Western Pacific 1907
Drombus palackyi Indo-West Pacific. Needs 1905
Drombus simulus Pinafore goby Western Indian Ocean 3.5 TL 1960
Drombus triangularis Brown drombus Indo-West Pacific 7 SL 1909



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