Tag: Blotched Goby (Coryphopterus Inframaculatus)

First found at Shark Island, Koh Tao, i've since found this species at other sites around the south coast of Koh Tao, and always in similar areas eg. on silty substrates, under large, over-hanging rock and coral formations.

First found at Shark Island, Koh Tao, i've since found this species at other sites around the south coast of Koh Tao, and always in similar areas eg. on silty substrates, under large, over-hanging rock and coral formations.

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Blotched Goby (Coryphopterus Inframaculatus) - female

The female Blotched Goby (Coryphopterus inframaculatus) is distinguished from the male by its shorter dorsal fin.

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Blotched Goby (Coryphopterus Inframaculatus) - male

This photo, taken at Shark Island, Koh Tao, shows the slightly more elongated dorsal fin of the male Blotched Goby (Coryphopterus inframaculatus) when compared to that of the female.