Redspotted Shrimpgoby (species: Amblyeleotris ogasawarensis) in Lizard Island Field Guide (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Amblyeleotris ogasawarensis
Redspotted Shrimpgoby

©Anne Hoggett: Amblyeleotris ogasawarensis at Granite Bluff, Lizard Island, base of reef slope. Enlarge image to see rows of pale dots outlining the bands on body and compare to much better photos in Fishes of Australia - link below.
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Gobiidae
Genus Amblyeleotris
Species Amblyeleotris ogasawarensis



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Up to 14 cm (length according to Allen and Erdmann, 2012)

Depth range

  • Depth range data is not yet available.



©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Web resources


  • Allen and M.V. Erdmann, G.R. (2012). Reef fishes of the East Indies. Volumes I-III in: Reef fishes of the East Indies. Tropical Reef Research, Perth, Australia. LIRS catalog number 90162.