Boleophthalmus pectinirostris, Ariake Sea, #Japan. #mudskipper

Mudskipper native to the Indian Ocean and the western Pacific Ocean . There are currently 6 recognized species in this genus.

mudskipper - tropical fish, lives in mangroves. enjoys climbing out of the water and checking out what's goin'on.

Periophthalmus barbarus, the Atlantic mudskipper. Mudskippers spend much of their life out of water, resting on rocks, roots or anything else they can find to perch on. They walk by using their highly modified pectoral (swimming) fins much like legs.

biomorphosis:  Mudskipper is a fish which spend more time on...

Mudskipper are able to burrow into sediment because they are cutaneous breathers. They can - through their skin & mouth/throat lining - breathe in the small bubble of air around them as long as they stay moist.

I saw this photo and knew I had to share it with you right away!  Trio of mudskippers.

Mudskipper numbers jump eightfold

Mudskippers (amphibious fish) greet one another on land, praying to their antediluvian gods

Mudskippers by Willy Brüchle

Mudskippers by Willy Brüchle

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Mudskipper by JWeber2112.deviantart.com on @deviantART

Mudskipper by JWeber2112.deviantart.com on @deviantART

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Mudskippers n the mud at Krabi in Thailand. Mudskippers are completely amphibious fish, with the ability to use their pectoral fins to walk on land. Being amphibious, they are uniquely adapted to.

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