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    • Gobiesociformes

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Clingfishes Family Gobiesocidae

Observer

jadecraven

Date

January 21, 2017 10:58 AM AEDT

Description

Suspect common shore eel - especially with the black dots. Yet to see one with these markings, although it has been described as mottled.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Eastern Cleaner Clingfish Cochleoceps orientalis

Observer

richardling

Date

December 21, 2014 10:16 AM AEDT

Description

An Eastern Cleaner Clingfish (Cochleoceps orientalis) cleaning a male Six-spine Leatherjacket (Meuschenia freycineti)

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Cleaner Clingfish Cochleoceps orientalis

Observer

richardling

Date

August 31, 2013 08:58 AM AEST

Description

An Eastern Cleaner Clingfish (Cochleoceps orientalis)

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Cleaner Clingfish Cochleoceps orientalis

Observer

richardling

Date

May 15, 2011 12:06 PM AEST

Description

Eastern Cleaner Clingfish (Cochleoceps orientalis) cleaning an Eastern Smooth Boxfish (Anoplocapros inermis)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Clingfishes Family Gobiesocidae

Observer

lorax32

Date

January 16, 2017 10:31 AM EST

Photos / Sounds

Observer

crispychipp

Date

January 14, 2017 05:52 PM NZDT

Description

A collection of Clingfish (staged). Shows variety of colouration. Also found darker specimens.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

crispychipp

Date

January 14, 2017 06:28 PM NZDT

Description

Clingfish. 3cm long. Found under shells in river.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

crispychipp

Date

January 14, 2017 05:56 PM NZDT

Description

4-5cm Clingfish found under shells in the river.

Tags

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Eastern Cleaner Clingfish Cochleoceps orientalis

Observer

richardling

Date

November 15, 2009 01:08 PM AEDT

Description

A pair of Eastern Cleaner Clingfish (Cochleoceps orientalis)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Eastern Cleaner Clingfish Cochleoceps orientalis

Observer

richardling

Date

August 2, 2009 11:45 AM AEST

Description

An Eastern Cleaner Clingfish (Cochleoceps orientalis)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

crispychipp

Date

January 14, 2017 05:29 PM NZDT

Description

Found clinging to empty shells in the river mouth. 3cm long

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Description from Wikipedia

Gobiesociformes are an order of ray-finned fish, with only one known family, the Gobiesocidae or clingfish.

No range data available.
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