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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Gobiidae Gobies
Subfamily: Gobiinae
Genus: Trimmatom

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Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 2.1 cm SL
Trimmatom eviotops (Schultz, 1943)

Photo by Photo by Winterbottom, R.
 
Trimmatom eviotops
[Red-barred rubble goby]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 1.6 cm TL
Trimmatom macropodus Winterbottom, 1989

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Trimmatom macropodus
[Bigfoot dwarfgoby]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 1 cm SL
Trimmatom nanus Winterbottom & Emery, 1981

Photo by Photo by Bogorodsky, S.V.
 
Trimmatom nanus
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Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 1.4 cm SL
Trimmatom offucius Winterbottom & Emery, 1981

Photo by Photo by Lougher, T.
 
Trimmatom offucius
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Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 2.2 cm TL
Trimmatom pharus Winterbottom, 2001

Photo by Photo by Senou, H.
 
Trimmatom pharus
[Lifehouse dwarfgoby]



Western Central Pacific
Max. Length 2.1 cm TL
Trimmatom sagma Winterbottom, 1989

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Trimmatom sagma
[Saddled dwarfgoby]



Western Central Pacific

Trimmatom zapotes Winterbottom, 1989

Photo by Photo by Winterbottom, R.
 
Trimmatom zapotes
[Hard-drinking atomgoby]



7 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Trimmatom eviotops Red-barred rubble goby Indo-Pacific 2.1 SL 1943
Trimmatom macropodus Bigfoot dwarfgoby Western Pacific 1.6 TL 1989
Trimmatom nanus Western Indian Ocean 1 SL 1981
Trimmatom offucius Western Indian Ocean 1.4 SL 1981
Trimmatom pharus Lifehouse dwarfgoby Indo-West Pacific 2.2 TL 2001
Trimmatom sagma Saddled dwarfgoby Western Central Pacific 2.1 TL 1989
Trimmatom zapotes Hard-drinking atomgoby Western Central Pacific 1989



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