Gudgeon Gobio gobio Length 7-15cm <br />
This is a distinctive fish with an extremely slim, streamlined body and sensory barbels around the mouth that help it to detect prey in sediment and sand on the bottom; it is shoal forming during the summer months. Adult has a body that is bluish above and silvery below. The Gudgeon is locally common in streams and rivers.
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Gudgeon Gobio gobio Length 7-15cm
This is a distinctive fish with an extremely slim, streamlined body and sensory barbels around the mouth that help it to detect prey in sediment and sand on the bottom; it is shoal forming during the summer months. Adult has a body that is bluish above and silvery below. The Gudgeon is locally common in streams and rivers.

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Date: 15 Jul 2013
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Credit: PAUL STERRY/NPL
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