Lythrypnus okapia Robins & Böhlke, 1964
Okapi goby
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Family:  Gobiidae (Gobies), subfamily: Gobiinae
Max. size:  1.11 cm SL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  reef-associated
Distribution:  Western Atlantic: Bahamas (Ref. 5521) and Cayman Islands (Ref. 97572).
Biology:  Inhabits isolated patch reefs surrounded by fine white sand (Ref. 5521).
IUCN Red List Status: Least Concern (LC); Date assessed: 24 March 2011 Ref. (120744)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Casal, Christine Marie V. - 21.02.96
Modified by: Bailly, Nicolas - 24.07.05
Checked by: Casal, Christine Marie V. - 02.04.99

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