Image: Western Cleaner Clingfish, Cochleoceps bicolor

Western Cleaner Clingfish, Cochleoceps bicolor

A Western Cleaner Clingfish at a depth of 5 m, Rapid Bay Jetty, South Australia, 5 December 2010.

Photographer:
Phil Mercurio
Rights:
© Phil Mercurio

Notes

The Western Cleaner Clingfish looks similar to the Eastern Cleaner Clingfish.  The latter has less regular blue bars on the back and lacks the bluish colouration on the tail.

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Tags fishes, ichthyology, Gobiesocidae, Western Cleaner Clingfish, Cochleoceps bicolor,