combtooth blenny

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Synonyms for combtooth blenny

small usually scaleless fishes with comb-like teeth living about rocky shores

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This work register, for the first time, the blenniid H.
Mean intensity of infection by encysted metacercariae in experimentally infected blenniids was high, with means of 136 cysts per fish [+ or -] 117.
The three types of classical mimicry (Batesian, Mullerian and aggressive), may be found in Plagiotremus as well as in the allied blenniid genera Aspidontus, Ecsenius, and Petroscirtes.
Spermiogenesis and structure of mature spermatozoa in blenniid fishes (Pisces, Blenniidae).
Because larvae and juveniles of demersal fishes are generally believed to have lower swimming speeds (Blaxter, 1986), it was anticipated that catches of synodontids and blenniids would have been more negatively affected by increasing current speed than relatively stronger-swimming pelagic taxa (e.
A total of 2111 larvae were collected from light traps (n=849; 78 samples) and channel nets (n=1262; 26 surface and 26 subsurface samples), representing 20 and 33 families, respectively (Table 1), combining blenniids and labrisomids as blennioids, and not including clupeid and atherinid fishes.