Taxon profile


Blue-dashed Rockskipper
Blenniella periophthalmus (Valenciennes, 1836)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Blenniidae - blennies »  genus Blenniella

Scientific synonyms

Alticops periophthalmus (Valenciennes, 1836)
Istiblennius biseriatus (Valenciennes, 1836)
Istiblennius periophthalmus (Valenciennes, 1836)
Istiblennius periophthalmus biseriatus (Valenciennes, 1836)
Salarias biseriatus Valenciennes, 1836
Salarias muscarus Snyder, 1908
Salarias percophthalmus Valenciennes, 1836
Salarias periophthalmus Valenciennes, 1836
Salarias schultzei Bleeker, 1859

Other names

= Bullethead Rockskipper
= Bullethead Rockskippper
= Eyespot Blenny
= False Mudskipper


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Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/3896]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Blenniella periophthalmus (Valenciennes, 1836)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [6051]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []

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