flat-bodied, tear-drop shaped, large suction disk; mouth on bottom of fish
Found on trawl in San Juan channel. Very small body, suction under head, soft to touch, no scales .
Clingfishes are fishes of the family Gobiesocidae, belonging to the order Gobiesociformes. Most species are marine, being found in shallow waters of the Atlantic, Pacific and Indian Oceans. They are bottom-dwelling fishes; some species shelter in sea urchins or crinoids.