clinid


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Synonyms for clinid

mostly small blennioid fishes of coral reefs and seagrass beds

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Pavoclinus coerulopunctatus, a new species of clinid fish (Perciformes: Clinidae) from South Africa.
These families include gobies, clinids, pomocentrids, gobiescoids, apogonids (Tyler and Bohlke, 1972), a xenogongrid (Bohlke, 1957), and two scorpaenids: Scorpaenodes tredecimspinosus (Eschmeyer, 1969) and an unidentified scorpaenid species (Metzelaar, 1922).
In addition, clinids, serranids, sciaenids, pomadasyids, and pleuronectiformes were noted at lower abundance.