Many people know organisms only by the common names, or "vernacular" names. Unlike scientific names, common names are almost always different for speakers of different languages. They may also vary regionally within a language. This tab shows all the common names provided to EOL for this organism from a variety of providers, including EOL curators. Currently we can only set one preferred common name per language on a given EOL page, but all the names should be searchable.

Common names listed by language

Preferred marks the preferred name for each language.

English

Name Sources Status
clingfishes Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS), NCBI Taxonomy, uBio Trusted
Clingfishes and singleslits Unknown, World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS), uBio Trusted

Chinese

Name Sources Status
喉盘鱼科 Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012 Trusted

Dutch

Name Sources Status
Schildvissen uBio Unknown
zuignapvissen World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Trusted

French

Name Sources Status
crampons Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS), uBio Trusted
Gobiesociformes Unknown Trusted

Norwegian Bokmål

Name Sources Status
dobbeltsugerfamilien World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Trusted

Norwegian Nynorsk

Name Sources Status
dobbeltsugerfamilien World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Trusted

Spanish

Name Sources Status
chupapiedras Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS), uBio Trusted

Swedish

Name Sources Status
Dubbelsugarfiskar World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Trusted

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