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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Blenniidae Combtooth blennies
Subfamily: Blenniinae
Genus: Plagiotremus

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Eastern Pacific
Max. Length 10 cm TL
Plagiotremus azaleus (Jordan & Bollman, 1890)

Photo by Photo by Wirtz, P.
 
Plagiotremus azaleus
[Sabertooth blenny]



Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 10.2 cm SL
Plagiotremus ewaensis (Brock, 1948)

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Plagiotremus ewaensis
[Ewa blenny]



Western Central Pacific

Plagiotremus flavus Smith-Vaniz, 1976

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Plagiotremus flavus
[]



Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 6.4 cm SL
Plagiotremus goslinei (Strasburg, 1956)

Photo by Photo by Malaer, P.
 
Plagiotremus goslinei
[Biting blenny]
No picture found

Max. Length 4.5 cm TL

 
Plagiotremus iosodon
[Arrowtooth fangblenny]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 8 cm TL
Plagiotremus laudandus (Whitley, 1961)

Photo by Photo by Adams, M.J.
 
Plagiotremus laudandus
[Bicolour fangblenny]



Indian Ocean.
Max. Length 8 cm TL
Plagiotremus phenax Smith-Vaniz, 1976

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Plagiotremus phenax
[Imposter fangblenny]



Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 12 cm SL
Plagiotremus rhinorhynchos (Bleeker, 1852)

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Plagiotremus rhinorhynchos
[Bluestriped fangblenny]
No picture found

Max. Length 17.4 cm SL

 
Plagiotremus spilistius
[]



Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 14 cm TL
Plagiotremus tapeinosoma (Bleeker, 1857)

Photo by Photo by Patzner, R.
 
Plagiotremus tapeinosoma
[Piano fangblenny]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 6 cm TL
Plagiotremus townsendi (Regan, 1905)

Photo by Photo by Field, R.
 
Plagiotremus townsendi
[Townsend's fangblenny]



11 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Plagiotremus azaleus Sabertooth blenny Eastern Pacific 10 TL 1890
Plagiotremus ewaensis Ewa blenny Eastern Central Pacific 10.2 SL 1948
Plagiotremus flavus Western Central Pacific 1976
Plagiotremus goslinei Biting blenny Eastern Central Pacific 6.4 SL 1956
Plagiotremus iosodon Arrowtooth fangblenny Western Central Pacific. 4.5 TL 1976
Plagiotremus laudandus Bicolour fangblenny Western Pacific 8 TL 1961
Plagiotremus phenax Imposter fangblenny Indian Ocean. 8 TL 1976
Plagiotremus rhinorhynchos Bluestriped fangblenny Indo-Pacific 12 SL 1852
Plagiotremus spilistius Western Pacific 17.4 SL 1865
Plagiotremus tapeinosoma Piano fangblenny Indo-Pacific 14 TL 1857
Plagiotremus townsendi Townsend's fangblenny Western Indian Ocean 6 TL 1905



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