Hetereleotris zonata (Fowler, 1934)
Goggles
photo by Randall, J.E.

Family:  Gobiidae (Gobies), subfamily: Gobiinae
Max. size:  6.5 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  demersal
Distribution:  Western Indian Ocean: Saudi Arabia, Pakistan, India, South Africa, and Mauritius. Likely to occur in Seychelles (Ref. 1623).
Diagnosis:  Dorsal spines (total): 7-7; Dorsal soft rays (total): 10-10; Anal spines: 1-1; Anal soft rays: 9-11. Scales small, longitudinal scale count 35-48, body with one vertical band below first dorsal fin (Ref. 57078).
Biology:  Occurs in tide pools (Ref. 11441).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (120744)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 14.05.93
Modified by: Reyes, Rodolfo B. - 27.02.14

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