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Description of a New Genus and Two New Species of Indo-Pacific Clingfishes (Gobiesocidae: Diademichthyinae) with Redescription and Reassignment of Two Species Previously Assigned to Lepadichthys

@inproceedings{Fujiwara2021DescriptionOA,
  title={Description of a New Genus and Two New Species of Indo-Pacific Clingfishes (Gobiesocidae: Diademichthyinae) with Redescription and Reassignment of Two Species Previously Assigned to Lepadichthys},
  author={Kyoji Fujiwara and Kevin W. Conway and Hiroyuki Motomura},
  year={2021}
}
A new genus and two new species of Indo-Pacific clingfishes are described in this study. The new genus, Flabellicauda , belongs to the Diademichthyinae and can be distinguished from other genera currently placed in this subfamily by the following combination of characters: snout moderate in length and slightly pointed, not extremely long or strongly rounded; oral cleft very small, restricted to anterior tip of snout, posterior portion of both jaws covered by thick skin of snout; gill opening a… 

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