Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

External Links

CAAB: 37428043

Species Amblyeleotris steinitzi (Klausewitz, 1974)

Steinitz's Shrimpgoby, Steinitz' Shrimpgoby, Steinitz's Shrimp Goby, Steinitz's Shrimp-goby




Queensland, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Rowley Shoals (17°20'S) and Scott Reef, WA, Ashmore Reef (12°15'S), Timor Sea, Boot Reef, Holmes Reef and Osprey Reef (13°52'S), Coral Sea and Lizard Island to One Tree Island (23°30'S), QLD; tropical, Indo-west-central Pacific.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Northeast Province (18), Northeast Transition (19), Timor Province (2), Cape Province (20), Northwest Transition (3), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Other Regions

Coral Sea Islands Territory, Territory of Ashmore & Cartier Islands

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, commensal, coral reef, inshore, sand bottom marine.

Extra Ecological Information

In burrows, associated with alpheid shrimps, 1-40 m.


History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
04-Dec-2018 GOBIOIDEI 04-Jun-2018 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese
14-May-2015 GOBIOIDEI 26-Aug-2014 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese
30-Mar-2010 MODIFIED