Red-mouthed goby

Gobius cruentatus

''Gobius cruentatus'', the Red-mouthed goby, is a species of goby native to the Eastern Atlantic Ocean from southwestern Ireland to the coasts of Morocco and Senegal, and also in the Mediterranean Sea where it occurs in inshore waters at depths of from 15 to 40 metres in areas with rocky or sandy substrates or in meadows of sea-grass. This species can reach a length of 18 centimetres TL. It can also be found in the aquarium trade.
Status: Not evaluated
EX EW CR EN VU NT LC
Taxonomy
KingdomAnimalia
DivisionChordata
ClassActinopterygii
OrderPerciformes
FamilyGobiidae
GenusGobius
SpeciesG. cruentatus
Photographed in
Spain