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Cryptocentrus leptocephalus (Goby; Singapore shrimp-goby; Pink-speckled shrimpgoby; Leptocephalus prawn-goby)

Synonyms: Cryptocentrus melanopus; Cryptocentrus obliquus; Gobius melanopus; Smilogobius obliquus
Language: Fijian; Malay; Mandarin Chinese

Wikipedia Abstract

Pink-speckled shrimpgoby (also called Pinkspotted Shrimp Goby), Cryptocentrus leptocephalus, is a goby from the Western Pacific: Indonesia to New Caledonia, north to the Yaeyama Islands, south to northwestern Australia, also Tonga. It grows to a size of 12 cm in length. It occasionally makes its way into the aquarium trade.
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Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

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Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Budapest Zool.& Botanical Garden
Indianapolis Zoo
John G. Shedd Aquarium
Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo
Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium
Wonders of Wildlife Museum
Zoo Zürich

Distribution

Western Pacific: Indonesia to New Caledonia, north to the Yaeyama Islands, south to northwestern Australia. Recently recorded from Tonga (Ref. 53797).;

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Citations

Species recognized by , , in Catalog of Life 2011
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Abstract provided by DBpedia licensed under a Creative Commons License
Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access
Institution information provided by International Species Information System - May 2011