Bryaninops loki (Larson, 1985)

Common Name: 
Loki Whip Goby

Common in Solitary Islands Marine Park. Widespread throughout the tropical Indo-Pacific. In Australia recorded from Exmouth in Western Australia, northern Queensland and the Great Barrier Reef, south to northern New South Wales and Lord Howe Island.

Ecological Notes: 

Only known to live on seawhips and gorgonian corals.

Additional Notes: 

Small species which is virtually transparent, taking on the colour of its host. Grows to 30 mm.


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