Old Glory Goby, Old Glory, Rainford's Goby, Red-lined Goby, Red-striped Goby
Koumansetta rainfordi, Adult, Ashmore Reef, WA, Photo: Andrew Green
Koumansetta rainfordi, Juvenile, QLD, Australia, Photo: Joe Shields
Koumansetta rainfordi, Photo: Rick Stuart-Smith
Koumansetta rainfordi, Adult, Bali, Indonesia, Photo: Ian Shaw
Grey-green body with five thin orange stripes along side, white spots along base of dorsal fin and ocelli on dorsal fin and tail base. Hovers in crevices and depressions in the reef and moves in short, straight jerks.
Max Size: 9 cm
Sea Temperature Range: 22.4-31.2°C
Habitat: Coral Reef, Rocky Reef, Soft sediment
IUCN Threat Status: Not Evaluated
Occurrence: Common (28% of sites)
Occurrence describes how often the species is found on surveys within its distribution.
It is calculated as the % of reef sites surveyed by RLS divers across all the ecoregions in which the species has been observed
Abundance: Several (8 per transect)
Abundance is calculated as the average number of individuals recorded per RLS transect, where present.