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I don't sit on my Eggs! This small sized Goby (Bryaninops yongei) has 'cleared' a patch of the Whip Coral and laid her eggs on it. She and her partner will scutter up and down the whip coral and at times rest next to the eggs as though guarding or aerating them. Anilao,Batangas,Bryaninops yongei,Fish,Goby,Philippines,Whip Coral Goby Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

I don't sit on my Eggs!

This small sized Goby (Bryaninops yongei) has 'cleared' a patch of the Whip Coral and laid her eggs on it. She and her partner will scutter up and down the whip coral and at times rest next to the eggs as though guarding or aerating them.

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  1. This is such an interesting scene, fantastic capture, Albert, and great info! Posted 9 days ago

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''Bryaninops yongei'', the wire-coral goby or whip coral goby, is a benthic species of goby widely distributed from the tropical and subtropical waters of the Indian Ocean to the islands in the center of the Pacific Ocean.

Similar species: Perch-like Fishes
Species identified by Albert Kang
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By Albert Kang

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Uploaded Nov 27, 2019. Captured Nov 21, 2019 12:11.
  • TG-6
  • f/18.0
  • 1/500s
  • ISO800
  • 18mm