Parvicrepis parvipinnis (Waite, 1906)
Little clingfish
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Family:  Gobiesocidae (Clingfishes and singleslits), subfamily: Gobiesocinae
Max. size:  3 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  reef-associated
Distribution:  Indo-Pacific: south-west coast to north of Sydney, Australia.
Diagnosis:  Dorsal spines (total): 0-0; Dorsal soft rays (total): 3-5; Anal spines: 0-0; Anal soft rays: 4-6. Caudal fin rounded (Ref. 9002). Pelvic fins united into double-sucking-disc, posterior half with fleshy lobes (Ref. 9002). Various shades of green, from yellowish or brownish to dark green, usually with some darker spotting (Ref. 9002).
Biology:  Occurs in shallow weed and seagrass reefs, mostly intertidal (Ref. 9002).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (120744)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Garilao, Cristina V. - 15.02.99

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