Rimicola eigenmanni (Gilbert, 1890)
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 Family:  Gobiesocidae (Clingfishes and singleslits), subfamily: Gobiesocinae
 Max. size:  5.7 cm TL (male/unsexed)
 Environment:  demersal; depth range 0 - 15 m
 Distribution:  Eastern Pacific: near San Pedro in southern California, USA to southern Baja California, Mexico.
 Diagnosis:  Dorsal spines (total): 0-0; Dorsal soft rays (total): 5-8; Anal spines: 0-0; Anal soft rays: 5-8; Vertebrae: 33-35. Branchiostegal rays: 6 (Ref. 36496).
 Biology:  Adults occur in the intertidal and shallow subtidal to 15 m depth (Ref. 2850). Feed almost exclusively on tiny crustaceans (Ref. 4930). Oviparous, with planktonic larvae (Ref. 36496). Eggs are demersal attached to stones or cobbles (Ref. 36496).
 IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated  (Ref. 96402)
 Threat to humans:  harmless
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 Entered by: Froese, Rainer - 01.05.91
 Modified by: Luna, Susan M. - 05.04.10
 Checked by: Torres, Armi G. - 04.07.94

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