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Noun1.clinid - mostly small blennioid fishes of coral reefs and seagrass beds
blennioid, blennioid fish - elongated mostly scaleless marine fishes with large pectoral fins and reduced pelvic fins
Clinidae, family Clinidae - viviparous blennies of temperate and tropical seas
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rostratus are one of the largest and most abundant members of the clinid family, relatively little current literature exists on this species.
coerulopunctatus Zsilavecs, 2001, which, like several South African clinid species, take on the colour of their substrate but differ in facial pigmentation and depth distribution.
Species richness and abundance of clinid fish (Teleostei: Clinidae) in intertidal rock pools.