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Spotted green goby, Acentrogobius viridipunctatus (Valenciennes, 1837)

Systematic position Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii (Ray-finned fishes) Order: Perciformes (Perches) Family: Gobiidae (Gobies) Subfamily: Gobiinae Genus: Acentrogobius Species: A. viridipunctatus

Synonyms Acentrogobius sealei (Smith, 1831) Creisson sealei Smith, 1831 Ctenogobius viridipunctatus (Valenciennes, 1837) Gobius chlorostigma Bleeker, 1949 Gobius viridipunctatus Valenciennes, 1837

Common/local names English: Spotted green goby Bangladesh: Dahuk (ডাহুক)

Distributions: Indo-west Pacific (Talwar and Jhingran, 1991).

Conservation status: Not threatened in Bangladesh (IUCN Bangladesh, 2000).

Morphology: Elongated body …read more