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

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Photo by Wirtz, P.

Western Atlantic
Max. Length 7.5 cm TL
Hypleurochilus aequipinnis (Günther, 1861)

Photo by Wirtz, P.
 
Hypleurochilus aequipinnis
[Oyster blenny]

Photo by Wirtz, P.

Eastern Central Atlantic
Max. Length 12 cm TL
Hypleurochilus bananensis (Poll, 1959)

Photo by Wirtz, P.
 
Hypleurochilus bananensis
[]

Photo by Johnson, L.

Western Atlantic
Max. Length 10 cm TL
Hypleurochilus bermudensis Beebe & Tee-Van, 1933

Photo by Johnson, L.
 
Hypleurochilus bermudensis
[Barred blenny]

Photo by Macieira, R.M.

Western Atlantic
Max. Length 3.1 cm SL
Hypleurochilus brasil Pinheiro, Gasparini & Rangel, 2013

Photo by Macieira, R.M.
 
Hypleurochilus brasil
[Brazil blenny]
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Western Central Atlantic
Max. Length 5.9 cm SL

 
Hypleurochilus caudovittatus
[Zebratail blenny]

Photo by Gerhardinger, L.C.

Southwest Atlantic
Max. Length 8.9 cm TL
Hypleurochilus fissicornis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)

Photo by Gerhardinger, L.C.
 
Hypleurochilus fissicornis
[]

Photo by Christie, B.L.

Western Atlantic
Max. Length 10 cm TL
Hypleurochilus geminatus (Wood, 1825)

Photo by Christie, B.L.
 
Hypleurochilus geminatus
[Crested blenny]

Photo by Wirtz, P.

Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 8.3 cm TL
Hypleurochilus langi (Fowler, 1923)

Photo by Wirtz, P.
 
Hypleurochilus langi
[]

Photo by Cox, C.

Western Central Atlantic
Max. Length 10.2 cm SL
Hypleurochilus multifilis (Girard, 1858)

Photo by Cox, C.
 
Hypleurochilus multifilis
[Featherduster blenny]

Photo by Carvalho Filho, A.

Western Atlantic
Max. Length 6.8 cm SL
Hypleurochilus pseudoaequipinnis Bath, 1994

Photo by Carvalho Filho, A.
 
Hypleurochilus pseudoaequipinnis
[]

Photo by Wirtz, P.

Western Atlantic
Max. Length 5 cm TL
Hypleurochilus springeri Randall, 1966

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Hypleurochilus springeri
[Orangespotted blenny]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Hypleurochilus aequipinnis Oyster blenny Western Atlantic 7.5 TL 1861
Hypleurochilus bananensis Eastern Central Atlantic 12 TL 1959
Hypleurochilus bermudensis Barred blenny Western Atlantic 10 TL 1933
Hypleurochilus brasil Brazil blenny Western Atlantic 3.1 SL 2013
Hypleurochilus caudovittatus Zebratail blenny Western Central Atlantic 5.9 SL 1994
Hypleurochilus fissicornis Southwest Atlantic 8.9 TL 1824
Hypleurochilus geminatus Crested blenny Western Atlantic 10 TL 1825
Hypleurochilus langi Eastern Atlantic 8.3 TL 1923
Hypleurochilus multifilis Featherduster blenny Western Central Atlantic 10.2 SL 1858
Hypleurochilus pseudoaequipinnis Western Atlantic 6.8 SL 1994
Hypleurochilus springeri Orangespotted blenny Western Atlantic 5 TL 1966



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