Morphology Data of Stenogobius marqueti
Identification keys
Abnormalities
Main Ref. Watson, R.E., 1991
Appearance refers to
Bones in OsteoBase

Sex attributes

Specialized organs
Different appearance
Different colors
Remarks Jaw reaching under pupil to posterior edge of eye in males; females usually under center of eye.

Descriptive characteristics of juvenile and adult

Striking features
Body shape lateral fusiform / normal
Cross section circular
Dorsal head profile clearly convex
Type of eyes more or less normal
Type of mouth/snout more or less normal
Position of mouth terminal
Type of scales cycloid scales
Diagnosis

Scales on predorsal midline six to 21, usually 15-19, sometimes with naked patches; scales in a horizontal series 48-51, usually 49-50; breast usually with one to five embedded scales, may be naked; belly anteriorly with large naked patch near pelvic base; pectoral base naked; opercle naked; females with one or two large spots on caudal peduncle (Ref. 34009).

Ease of Identification

Meristic characteristics of Stenogobius marqueti

Lateral Lines Interrupted: No
Scales on lateral line
Pored lateral line scales
Scales in lateral series 48 - 51
Scale rows above lateral line
Scale rows below lateral line
Scales around caudal peduncle
Barbels
Gill clefts (sharks/rays only)
Gill rakers
on lower limb
on upper limb
total
Vertebrae
preanal
total

Fins

Dorsal fin(s)

Attributes
Fins number 2
Finlets No. Dorsal   
Ventral  
Spines total 7 - 7
Soft-rays total 11 - 11
Adipose fin

Caudal fin

Attributes

Anal fin(s)

Fins number
Spines total 1 - 1
Soft-rays total 11 - 11

Paired fins

Pectoral Attributes  
Spines     
Soft-rays   15 - 16
Pelvics Attributes  
Position    thoracic  before origin of D1
Spines     
Soft-rays   
Main Ref. (e.g. 9948)
Glossary ( e.g. cephalopods )
Entered by Casal, Christine Marie V.
Modified by Reyes, Rodolfo B.
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