Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

External Links

CAAB: 37428096

Species Cryptocentrus caeruleomaculatus (Herre, 1933)

Bluespotted Shrimpgoby, Blue-speckled Shrimpgoby, Eight-barred Shrimp-goby, Green Shrimp Goby, Green Shrimpgoby


Miscellaneous Literature Names




Northern Territory, Queensland, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Exmouth Gulf, WA (22°15'S) to Cape Tribulation, QLD (16°06'S); tropical, Indo-west-central Pacific.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Northern Shelf Province (25), Northwest Shelf Transition (26), Northwest Shelf Province (27), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

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

Extra Ecological Information

In burrows, associated with alpheid shrimps.


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 02-Jul-2018 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese
14-May-2015 GOBIOIDEI 01-Sep-2014 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese
30-Mar-2010 MODIFIED