Blenniidae


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Blenniidae

[ble′nī·ə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
The blennies, a family of carnivorous marine fishes in the suborder Blennioidei.
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As familias Gobiesocidae, Gobiidae, Serranidae, Monacanthidae e Labrisomidae foram representadas por uma unica especie cada, enquanto que a familia Blenniidae apresentou duas especies.
Blenniidae Serranidae Serranus subligarius Centropristis ocyurus Engraulidae Ophichthidae Cynoglossidae Triglidae Ophichthus sp.
crocodilus fodiator (1) Belonidae A 17 Fistularia commersonii (2) Fistulariidae J 18 Syngnathu sauliscus (2) Syngnathidae J 19 Lobotes pacificus (3) Lobotidae J and A 20 Mulloidichthys dentatus (2) Mullidae J 21 Sectator ocyurus (3) Kyphosidae A 22 Parapsettus panamensis (2) Ephippidae J 23 Hypsoblennius breviceps (2) Blenniidae ?
The families Blenniidae and Labrisomidae are combined as Blennioidei.