Bathygobius krefftii (Steindachner, 1866)

Common Name: 
Krefft's Frillgoby

Appears common in estuarine waters in the Solitary Islands Marine Park. Disjunct distribution, recorded from southern Queensland and New South Wales but also in upper Spencer Gulf in South Australia.

Ecological Notes: 

Frequents inshore waters, estuaries upstream to brackish waters. Depth range to about 10m.

Additional Notes: 

Colour variable, greyish brown to all dark, with blotching. Rounded head, caudal, pectoral and ventral fins rounded. Grows to 12 cm.


FishBase. Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. 2018. World Wide Web electronic publication. Accessed 28/04/18.