Gobioclinus guppyi (Norman, 1922)
Mimic blenny
Gobioclinus guppyi
photo by Johnson, L.

Family:  Labrisomidae (Labrisomids)
Max. size:  11.5 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  reef-associated
Distribution:  Western Atlantic: southern Florida (USA), Bahamas, and Yucatan, Mexico to Fernando de Noronha Island, Brazil (Ref. 13628).
Diagnosis:  Dorsal spines (total): 19-19; Dorsal soft rays (total): 9-11; Anal spines: 2-2; Anal soft rays: 18-19
Biology:  Occurs in rocky and rubble shores with algal mats, reefs and seagrass beds.
IUCN Red List Status: Least Concern (LC); Date assessed: 18 October 2007 Ref. (120744)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Froese, Rainer - 01.05.91
Modified by: Capuli, Estelita Emily - 19.05.15
Checked by: Torres, Armi G. - 27.08.94

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