Category: Fishes | Resource

Bumblebee goby, Brachygobius nunus (Hamilton, 1822)

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Perciformes (Perches) Suborder: Gobioidei Family: Gobiidae (Gobies) Subfamily: Gobionellinae Genus: Brachygobius Species: B. nunus

Synonyms Gobius alcockii Annandale, 1906 Gobius bombayensis Annandale, 1919 Gobius nunus Hamilton, 1822

Common/local names English: Bumblebee goby and Golden-banded goby Bangladesh: Nuna baila (নুনা বাইলা)

Distributions: India, Burma, Thailand, Malaya, Sumatra, Java and Borneo (Talwar and Jhingran, 1991); Hoogly, Burma, Moulmein (Day, 1958).

Conservation status: Not …read more