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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Gobiidae Gobies
Subfamily: Sicydiinae
Genus: Sicydium

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Sicydium adelum Central America 14 SL 1996
Sicydium altum Central America 14 SL 1907
Sicydium brevifile Africa 10.5 TL 1884
Sicydium buscki Central America 6 TL 1906
Sicydium bustamantei Eastern Atlantic 100 SL 1884
Sicydium cocoensis Central America 1903
Sicydium crenilabrum Africa 8.1 TL 1993
Sicydium fayae North America. 1942
Sicydium gilberti Central America 2000
Sicydium gymnogaster Smoothbelly goby Central America 1884
Sicydium hildebrandi South America 11 SL 1918
Sicydium montanum South America 1 SL 1920
Sicydium multipunctatum Multispotted goby Central America 1906
Sicydium plumieri Sirajo Central America 11 TL 1786
Sicydium punctatum Spotted algae-eating goby Western Central Atlantic 8 SL 1896
Sicydium rosenbergii South America 11 TL 1899
Sicydium salvini Central America 14 SL 1884



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