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Author: Fage, 1907

Gobius strictus Fage, 1907

Diagnosis: lateral line system with sub-orbital row d continuous; transverse row 1 very oblique; 2 and 3 reaching orbit; row x1 ending anteriorly before pore b; pore a behind eye on course of oculoscapular canal. Nape scaled, cheek naked. Anterior nostril with triangular flap. Pectoral free rays moderately developed. Pelvic disc deeply emarginate, anterior membrane vestigial. Dl VI; D2 I + 14; A I + 13; P 20. Scales in lateral series 50-53. Colour: not recorded. Size: to 6.5 cm.

Habitat: coralline grounds, 25-40 m. Food: no data. Reproduction: no data.

Distribution: western Mediterranean (Majorca and Melilla, Morocco) and Adriatic (Korcula, Yugoslavia).

Eggs, larvae and young stages. No data.
Otoliths (sagitta). No data.

Note. May be juvenile of C. cruentatus.

Schmidt's goby (Gobius strictus)