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    • Gobiesociformes

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Northern Clingfish Gobiesox maeandricus

Observer

hawnzd

Date

July 15, 2015

Place

Owen Beach (Google, OSM)

Description

Two individuals observed hiding under rocks at a low tide.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Northern Clingfish Gobiesox maeandricus

Observer

marisa_a

Date

July 4, 2015 06:20 AM PDT

Description

Baby

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Northern Clingfish Gobiesox maeandricus

Observer

marisa_a

Date

July 3, 2015 12:49 PM PDT

Description

Baby

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Northern Clingfish Gobiesox maeandricus

Observer

marisa_a

Date

July 3, 2015 06:40 AM PDT

Description

Juvenile

Photos / Sounds

What

Clingfishes Family Gobiesocidae

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

July 3, 2015 11:46 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

kforks

Date

the past

Photos / Sounds

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What

Northern Clingfish Gobiesox maeandricus

Observer

rjadams55

Date

February 19, 2012

Description

This Northern Clingfish had locked itself between the arms of an Ochre Starfish (Pisaster ochraceus). They use their pelvic fins to create a strong suction action that holds them fast to rocks, even in rushing water.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Northern Clingfish Gobiesox maeandricus

Observer

zurisadai

Date

June 4, 2015 11:33 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Northern Clingfish Gobiesox maeandricus

Observer

plcarter13

Date

June 4, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Northern Clingfish Gobiesox maeandricus

Observer

joshyanez

Date

June 5, 2015 08:41 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Northern Clingfish Gobiesox maeandricus

Observer

kestrel

Date

June 6, 2015 08:54 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Northern Clingfish Gobiesox maeandricus

Observer

bartshepherd

Date

June 6, 2015 08:53 AM PDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Gobiesociformes are an order of ray-finned fish, with only one known family, the Gobiesocidae or clingfish.

No range data available.