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Dalhousie goby

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Kingdom  Animalia
Order  Perciformes
Genus  Chlamydogobius
Higher classification  Chlamydogobius
Phylum  Chordata
Family  Gobiidae
Scientific name  Chlamydogobius gloveri
Rank  Species
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Similar  Chlamydogobius, Goby, Elizabeth Springs g, Perciformes, Actinopterygii

Chlamydogobius gloveri, the Dalhousie goby, is a species of goby endemic to Australia where it lives in the Dalhousie Springs. It feeds on small mollusks, crustaceans and other odds and ends like most other gobies. This species can reach a length of 4.5 centimetres (1.8 in) SL.

Etymology

It is named "Gloveri" for John Glover, a scientist who studied Australian fishes.

References

Dalhousie goby Wikipedia


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