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Synonyms for blenny

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

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On 3 June 2017, William Bushing was diving in the Casino Point Dive Park, Santa Catalina Island (about 33[degrees]20.98'N, 118[degrees]19.57'W) when he observed a chocolate-brown blenny in a high surge zone at a depth of about 3 m resting on a small ledge in a rocky outcropping (Fig.
It is noteworthy that in October, when otters start feeding on blenny and goby, mink stop eating this fish.
Fry, along with Nicholas Casewell of the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine in the United Kingdom, led a team of researchers that published a study on various evolutionary characteristics of blenny fish.
The same result was obtained for anionic trypsin from grey triggerfish (Balistes capriscus; Jellouli et al., 2009) and mandarin fish (Siniperca chuatsi; Lu et al., 2008) while higher results were found for cod (Gadus ogac; 55[degrees]C; Simpson and Haard, 1987), anchovy (Engraulis encrasicholus; Martinez et al., 1988), silver mojarra (Diapterus rhombeus; 55[degrees]C; Silva et al., 2011), hybrid catfish (Clarias macrocephalus x Clarias gariepinus; 60[degrees]C; Klomklao et al., 2011) and zebra blenny (Salaria basilisca; 70[degrees]C; Ktari et al., 2012).
Nasri et al., "Characteristics and functional properties of gelatin from zebra blenny (Salaria basilisca) skin," LWT- Food Science and Technology, vol.
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Benny is s tompot blenny, a real British fish, and he acts as a narrator as he introduces children to the beautiful and often unexpected undersea world around British coasts.
According to NSW scientists, the Pacific leaping Blenny, which grows to only eight centimetres and spends its time leaping from rock to rock, defending territory and feeding on the tropical island of Guam, provides an evolutionary snapshot of each stage of the land invasion by fish, reported.
FISH & TRIPS Blenny fish on cargo ship in Lambay Island, Co Dublin
Mark Thomas, of North Wales, took this shot of a fish nicknamed "Tommy" (Tompot Blenny) to win the Animal Portrait section of the British Wildlife Photography Awards 2013.
During his dives, the 34-year-old trained lifeguard came face to face with a fish rarely seen in the North East - the tompot blenny, usually found in the much warmer climes off the coast of Portugal.
pylei Randall and McCosker, 1989, and Pentapodus numberii Allen and Erdmann, 2009, as well as a blenny (Ecsenius randalli Springer, 1991) considered endemic to Halmahera that is found occasionally in Raja Ampat.
Blenny, one of the few conventional submarines to carry nuclear weapons.
Behavior and habitat of the Indian Ocean amphibious blenny, Alticus monochrus.