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    • Clingfishes
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    • Gobiesocidae
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    • Chupapiedras

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

chupapiedra renacuajo Gobiesox pinniger

Observer

naturestills

Date

October 23, 2010 08:15 PM HST

Description

Tadpole Clingfish or Chupapiedra Renacuajo (Gobiesox pinniger) Branched Coralline Algae (Amphiroa sp.) in background

Photos / Sounds

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What

Long-snout Clingfish Diademichthys lineatus

Observer

naturestills

Date

July 30, 2014 10:16 AM HST

Description

Urchin Clingfish (Diademichthys lineatus)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

wendy5

Date

July 23, 2014

Description

This is the largest Gobiesox maeandricus or Northern Clingfish I've ever found! It was 4 or 5" long, seen here clinging fiercely to a rock during the low tide.

Tags

Photos / Sounds

What

arcos nudus Gobiesox nudus

Observer

knightericm

Date

May 27, 2014 10:59 AM CDT

Description

Not sure about this one. It was a sucker in fast moving water near a waterfall...

Photos / Sounds

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What

Urchin clingfish Diademichthys lineatus

Observer

maractwin

Date

May 23, 2014 12:03 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Urchin clingfish Diademichthys lineatus

Observer

maractwin

Date

May 19, 2014 03:50 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Urchin clingfish Diademichthys lineatus

Observer

maractwin

Date

May 19, 2014 03:49 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

mattiamenchetti

Date

May 17, 2014

Photos / Sounds

P7231594

What

Long-snout Clingfish Diademichthys lineatus

Observer

davidr

Date

July 23, 2013 08:54 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

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What

northern clingfish Gobiesox maeandricus

Observer

jellis

Date

April 18, 2014

Description

Large, broad, flat head, too big for the rest of the body. Bottom of body flat.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Northern Clingfish Gobiesox maeandricus

Observer

dpom

Date

April 18, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Northern Clingfish Gobiesox maeandricus

Observer

smvance70

Date

March 23, 2014
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Description from Wikipedia

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.

No range data available.