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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Blenniidae Combtooth blennies
Subfamily: Salariinae
Genus: Ophioblennius

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Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 19 cm TL
Ophioblennius atlanticus (Valenciennes, 1836)

Photo by Photo by Wirtz, P.
 
Ophioblennius atlanticus
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Ophioblennius clippertonensis
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Western Central Atlantic
Max. Length 12.2 cm TL
Ophioblennius macclurei (Silvester, 1915)

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Ophioblennius macclurei
[Redlip blenny]



Eastern Pacific
Max. Length 18 cm SL
Ophioblennius steindachneri Jordan & Evermann, 1898

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Ophioblennius steindachneri
[Large-banded blenny]



Southwest Atlantic
Max. Length 5.6 cm SL
Ophioblennius trinitatis Miranda Ribeiro, 1919

Photo by Photo by Bertoncini, A.A.
 
Ophioblennius trinitatis
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5 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Ophioblennius atlanticus Eastern Atlantic 19 TL 1836
Ophioblennius clippertonensis Eastern Pacific Ocean 1962
Ophioblennius macclurei Redlip blenny Western Central Atlantic 12.2 TL 1915
Ophioblennius steindachneri Large-banded blenny Eastern Pacific 18 SL 1898
Ophioblennius trinitatis Southwest Atlantic 5.6 SL 1919



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