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Old 04-08-2010, 01:49 PM   #1
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Waterfall climbing creature

Anyone know any indepth info on this? At work so haven't had much time to check it out, my buddy said it was on some tv show yesterday...

YouTube - ボウズハゼ滝登り(Sicyopterus japonicus waterfall-climbing)
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Old 04-08-2010, 02:35 PM   #2
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I googled sicyopterus japonicus and found that it's a goby that climbs waterfalls and eats algae there. Cool fish, but I really doubt that you could keep in in an aquarium.
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hawaiian goby. they climb not only to eat the algae but the pools above the waterfall are where they spawn.
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