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Updated 1/27/2013

Family Gobiidae


Bryaninops yongei

Haleiwa Harbor, Oahu, 25 feet


Wakatobi, Indonesia, 130 feet

Portlock, Oahu, 30 feet

Juvenile, Hawaii Kai, Oahu


Frequent on the Wire Coral Cirrhipathes anguina at scuba depths.  Clear with several red triangular markings.  Attains 1.5 inch.  Lays eggs on a section of coral where polyps were removed.  Hawaii & the Indo-Pacific.  Formerly known as Cottogobius yongei.