A Field Guide to Common Marine Fishes of Singapore
Contents

Fish index (by name)
Fish families (by picture)
Glossary
Parts of a fish
Kelvin K P Lim and Jeffrey K Y Low
 
byno goby (amblygobius bynoensis): whole fish, side view
6.8 cm, standard length

Raffles Lighthouse
photo: Kelvin K P Lim
Byno Goby
Amblygobius bynoensis (Richardson)
Gobiidae
Body greyish-white with a broad blackish stripe bordered by iridescent blue stripes from snout through eyes to front part of body, blue markings on head. Usually in pairs hovering above sandy bottoms on reef flats, feeds by filtering mouthfuls of sand. To 10 cm.
Introduction
Coastal Marine Habitats
Fishy Trivia
Dangerous Fishes
Fishes and Man
About the guidebook
 
From A Guide to Common Marine Fishes of Singapore by Kelvin K P Lim and Jeffrey K Y Low
Published by the Singapore Science Centre and sponsored by BP

©Raffles Museum of Biodiversity Research and Singapore Science Centre