Gobiesox adustus Jordan & Gilbert, 1882
Panamic clingfish
Gobiesox adustus
photo by Robertson, R.

 Family:  Gobiesocidae (Clingfishes and singleslits), subfamily: Gobiesocinae
 Max. size:  4.5 cm TL (male/unsexed)
 Environment:  reef-associated
 Distribution:  Eastern Central Pacific: Gulf of California to Ecuador. Western Central Atlantic: brackish water in the estuaries of Río Tuxpan, Veracruz, Mexico (Ref. 27659).
 Biology:  Inhabits rocky reefs (Ref. 11482). Feeds on zooplankton, algae, and small benthic invertebrates (Ref. 11482).
 IUCN Red List Status:   (Ref. 96402)
 Threat to humans:  harmless
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 Entered by: Garilao, Cristina V. - 23.02.98
 Modified by: Garilao, Cristina V. - 29.07.01

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