Fiveline Coral Goby (species: Gobiodon quinquestrigatus) in Lizard Island Field Guide (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Gobiodon quinquestrigatus
Fiveline Coral Goby

©Phil Munday: Gobiodon quinquestrigatus from Lizard Island (aquarium photo)

©Jemma Smith: Gobiodon quinquestrigatus resting between branches of a staghorn coral at Lizard Island in January 2020
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Gobiidae
Genus Gobiodon
Species Gobiodon quinquestrigatus



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Size data has not been obtained.

Depth range

  • Depth range data is not yet available.



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Web resources


  • Caley, M.J. and P.L. Munday (2003). Growth trades off with habitat specialization, Proceedings of the Royal Society, London, B (Supplement), 2003: S175-S177. LIRS catalog number 784.
  • Cole, K.S. (2011). Patterns of reproductive morphology in the genus Gobiodon (Teleostei: Gobiidae). Environmental Biology of Fishes, 92: 323-335. LIRS catalog number 1491.
  • Depczynski, M. (2006). Small cryptic fishes on coral reefs: a new perspective on reef fish ecology and life histories, Ph.D. thesis, James Cook University. LIRS catalog number 1070.
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