Sentence Examples with the word Gobies

The gobies (Gobius) are small fishes readily recognized by their ventrals (the fins on the lower surface of the chest) being united into one fin, forming a suctorial disk, by which these fishes are enabled to attach themselves in every possible position to a rock or other firm substances.

Close allies of the gobies are the walking (Periophthalmus), of which various species FIG.