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

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Eastern Central Atlantic
Max. Length 6 cm TL
Scartella caboverdiana Bath, 1990

Photo by Photo by Wirtz, P.
 
Scartella caboverdiana
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Western Atlantic
Max. Length 12 cm TL
Scartella cristata (Linnaeus, 1758)

Photo by Photo by Wirtz, P.
 
Scartella cristata
[Molly miller]



Indian Ocean
Max. Length 10 cm SL
Scartella emarginata (Günther, 1861)

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Scartella emarginata
[Maned blenny]



Atlantic Ocean, Western S
Max. Length 4.7 cm SL
Scartella itajobi Rangel & Mendes, 2009

Photo by Photo by Bertran Feitoza
 
Scartella itajobi
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Max. Length 6.7 cm SL

 
Scartella nuchifilis
[Mottled blenny]



Southwest Atlantic
Max. Length 8.5 cm SL
Scartella poiti Rangel, Gasparini & Guimarães, 2004

Photo by Photo by Gasparini, J.L.
 
Scartella poiti
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Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 8.2 cm SL
Scartella springeri (Bauchot, 1967)

Photo by Photo by Brown,J./EMD, St Helena Government
 
Scartella springeri
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7 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Scartella caboverdiana Eastern Central Atlantic 6 TL 1990
Scartella cristata Molly miller Western Atlantic 12 TL 1758
Scartella emarginata Maned blenny Indian Ocean 10 SL 1861
Scartella itajobi Atlantic Ocean, Western S 4.7 SL 2009
Scartella nuchifilis Mottled blenny Eastern Atlantic 6.7 SL 1836
Scartella poiti Southwest Atlantic 8.5 SL 2004
Scartella springeri Eastern Atlantic 8.2 SL 1967



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