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Noun1.Periophthalmus - a genus of GobiidaePeriophthalmus - a genus of Gobiidae      
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
mudskipper, mudspringer - found in tropical coastal regions of Africa and Asia; able to move on land on strong pectoral fins
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A Study on the vascularization and structure of the epidermis of the air-breathing mud-skipper, Periophthalmus magnuspinnatus (Gobiidae, Teleostei), along different parts of the body.
Breeding, growth, mortality and yield of the mudskipper Periophthalmus barbarus (Linneaus 1766) (Teleostei: Gobiidae) in the Imo River estuary, Nigeria.
Pseudo-mugilidae), Glossamia arguni Hadiaty & Allen 2011 (Apogonidae) and several gobiioid fishes: Redigobius chrysosoma (Bleeker 1875), Mugilogobius mertoni (Weber 1911), Eleotris melanosoma Bleek-er, 1852, Periophthalmus weberi Eggert 1935, and Oxyeleotris nullipora Roberts 1978.
The main paper for this issue comes from the duo of the indefatigable Gary Feulner and Binish Roobas, with an exhaustive report on the re-discovery of the mudskipper Periophthalmus waltoni in the UAE.
On the locomotion of the Mudskipper, Periophthalmus koelreuteri (Pallas): (Gobiidae).
Chhaya J, Thaker J, Mittal R, Nuzhat S, Mansuri AP, Kundu R (2007) Influence of textile dyeing and printing industry effluent on ATPases in liver, brain, and muscle of mudskipper, Periophthalmus dipes.
Trace metals toxicity and bioaccumulation in Mudskipper Periophthalmus waltoni Koumanas 1941 (Gobiidae: Perciformes).
Dynamics in the lengthweight parameters of the mudskipper, Periophthalmus barbarus (Gobiidae), in Imo River estuary, Nigeria.
It was described by Bleeker (1874), designating Eleotris periophthalmus Bleeker as the type Amblyeleotris neumanni, a new species of shrimp goby from New Britain species.
The third habitat is the soil surface inhabited by fish such as Periophthalmus, hermit crabs, and some mollusks.
2014) suggested Boleophthalmus and Scartelaos were in close relationship and Murdy (1989) indicated Boleophthalmus was clustered with Periophthalmus.
elongatus (Tran, 2008), Periophthalmus barbarus (Chukwu and Deekae, 2011) and Parachaeturichthys ocellatus (Panicker et al.