Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

External Links

CAAB: 37428098

Species Cryptocentrus cinctus (Herre, 1936)

Yellow Shrimpgoby, Banded Shrimpgoby, Yellow Shrimp Goby, Yellow Shrimp-goby




Queensland, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Monte Bello Islands (20°24'S) to Ashmore Reef (12°15'S), WA and Lizard Island (14°39'S) to One Tree Island (23°30'S), QLD; tropical, west Pacific.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Timor Province (2), Northwest Shelf Transition (26), Northwest Shelf Province (27), Northeast Shelf Province (40), Northeast Shelf Transition (41)

Other Regions

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.


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 25-Oct-2013 MODIFIED Dr Doug Hoese
30-Mar-2010 MODIFIED