142972 Common Goby Pomatoschistus microps Length to 70mm
A small fish whose colours and markings are variable and will change according to background. It favours estuaries and brackish water. Adult male has a dark spot at base of 1st dorsal, and pectoral fins; there 40-50 scales along the side; scales are absent on top of head. It is patchily distributed and absent from much of NE.