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  • Whitebarred goby

    Amblygobius phalaena

    Closest relatives Perch family, goby (over 1,000 species)
    Habitat Sand and boulders at depths of 2 to 20 meters
    Behaviour in pairs in burrows, several cavities within a hunting area
    Diet Microorganisms and algae (filtered from the sand)
    Body length 15 cm
    Spawn up to 40,000 eggs, cared for by both partners
    Use fishkeeping, often in marine aquariums
    Current status unknown

    geographic range

    Verbreitungskarte Braunstreifengrundel
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    Conservation status

    IUCN RedList