The Crested Oyster Goby is an elongate fish that has a pronounced dorsal ridge on the head and bulbous ‘cheeks’. It is grey, brown or black (males are usually darker than females) with red and blue bands and spots. source:
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Names and sources
|Gobius cristatus Macleay, 1881 Macleay, 1881
Published in: Macleay, W.J. 1881. Descriptive catalogue of the fishes of Australia. Part 2. Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. Ser. 1 Vol. 5 (4) pp. 510-629 pls 13-14
|Gobius gobioides Ogilby, 1886 Ogilby, 1886
Published in: Ogilby, J.D. 1886. Catalogue of the Fishes of New South Wales, with their principal synonyms Sydney : Government Printer pp. 67 pp.
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