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Related to Gobiesocidae: Balistidae, clingfishes
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Noun1.Gobiesocidae - clingfishes
fish family - any of various families of fish
order Perciformes, order Percomorphi, Perciformes, Percomorphi - one of the largest natural groups of fishes of both marine and fresh water: true perches; basses; tuna
genus Gobiesox, Gobiesox - type genus of the Gobiesocidae
clingfish - very small (to 3 inches) flattened marine fish with a sucking disc on the abdomen for clinging to rocks etc.
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En total, se obtuvo 480 especimenes de Helcogrammoides chilensis (Tripterygiidae), 154 de Gobiesox marmoratus (Gobiesocidae) y 320 de Scartichthys viridis (Blenniidae).
The Gobiesocidae include about 140 species worldwide (Briggs, 1951; Nelson, 2006), only seven of which live in fresh water (Espinosa-Perez and Castro-Aguirre, 1996).
Gobiesocidae, Saccopha ryngiformes, Aulopiformes, Synbranchidae, and Blenniidae, among others) that have also lost the swim bladder but are symmetrical.
Litopenaeus LISE setiferus Fish Ariidae Ariopsis felis ARFE Bagre marinus BAMA Atherinopdisae Menidia menidia MEME Carangidae Chasmodes CHBO bosquiartus Carcharhinidae Caranx hippos CAHI Clupeidae Carcharhinus CALI limbatus Cynoglossidae Brevoortia BRPA patronus Cyprinodontidae Symphurus SYPL plagiusa Dasyatidae Cyprinodon CYVA variegatus Elopidae Dasyatis sabina DASA Engraulidae Flops saurus ELSA Gerreidae Anchoa mitchilli ANMI Gobiesocidae Eucinostomus EUAR argenteus Gobiidae Gobiesox spp.
Description of four small reef fishes from Ecuador: Oxycirrhites typus (Cirrhitidae), Acanthemblemaria balanorum (Chaenopsidae), Arcos decoris (Gobiesocidae) and Lythrypnus dalli (Gobiidae).