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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Chaenopsidae Pike-, tube- and flagblennies

Genus: Emblemaria

(See list of species below)



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16 species (see list below)

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Western Atlantic
Max. Length 7.5 cm TL

 
Emblemaria atlantica
[Banner blenny]
No picture found
Southwest Atlantic
Max. Length 2.7 cm SL

 
Emblemaria australis
[]
No picture found
Western Atlantic
Max. Length 4.1 cm SL

 
Emblemaria biocellata
[Twospot blenny]
No picture found
Western Central Atlantic
Max. Length 2.6 cm SL

 
Emblemaria caldwelli
[Caribbean blenny]
No picture found
Western Central Atlantic
Max. Length 3.8 cm SL

 
Emblemaria caycedoi
[Colombian blenny]
No picture found
Western Central Atlantic
Max. Length 5.1 cm SL

 
Emblemaria culmenis
[Ridge blenny]
No picture found
Western Atlantic
Max. Length 7 cm TL

 
Emblemaria diphyodontis
[Venezuelan blenny]

Photo by Hooker, Y.

Southeast Pacific
Max. Length 7.4 cm TL
Emblemaria hudsoni Evermann & Radcliffe, 1917

Photo by Hooker, Y.
 
Emblemaria hudsoni
[]

Photo by Hazes, B.

Western Atlantic
Max. Length 2.3 cm SL
Emblemaria hyltoni Johnson & Greenfield, 1976

Photo by Hazes, B.
 
Emblemaria hyltoni
[Filament blenny]

Photo by Allen, G.R.

Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 5 cm TL
Emblemaria hypacanthus (Jenkins & Evermann, 1889)

Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Emblemaria hypacanthus
[Gulf signal blenny]

Photo by Robertson, R.

Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 4.2 cm SL
Emblemaria nivipes Jordan & Gilbert, 1883

Photo by Robertson, R.
 
Emblemaria nivipes
[Whiteback signal blenny]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Western Atlantic
Max. Length 6 cm SL
Emblemaria pandionis Evermann & Marsh, 1900

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Emblemaria pandionis
[Sailfin blenny]

Photo by Allen, G.R.

Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 4 cm TL
Emblemaria piratica Ginsburg, 1942

Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Emblemaria piratica
[Sailfin signal blenny]
No picture found
Western Central Atlantic
Max. Length 5 cm TL

 
Emblemaria piratula
[Pirate blenny]
No picture found
Western Central Atlantic

 
Emblemaria vitta
[]

Photo by Robertson, R.

Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 6.5 cm TL
Emblemaria walkeri Stephens, 1963

Photo by Robertson, R.
 
Emblemaria walkeri
[Elusive signal blenny]
16 Species of Family Chaenopsidae with Genus Emblemaria
(Pike-, tube- and flagblennies)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1898 Emblemaria atlantica Banner blenny Western Atlantic 7.5 TL
2003 Emblemaria australis Southwest Atlantic 2.7 SL
1970 Emblemaria biocellata Twospot blenny Western Atlantic 4.1 SL
1970 Emblemaria caldwelli Caribbean blenny Western Central Atlantic 2.6 SL
1984 Emblemaria caycedoi Colombian blenny Western Central Atlantic 3.8 SL
1970 Emblemaria culmenis Ridge blenny Western Central Atlantic 5.1 SL
1970 Emblemaria diphyodontis Venezuelan blenny Western Atlantic 7 TL
1917 Emblemaria hudsoni Southeast Pacific 7.4 TL
1976 Emblemaria hyltoni Filament blenny Western Atlantic 2.3 SL
1889 Emblemaria hypacanthus Gulf signal blenny Eastern Central Pacific 5 TL
1883 Emblemaria nivipes Whiteback signal blenny Eastern Central Pacific 4.2 SL
1900 Emblemaria pandionis Sailfin blenny Western Atlantic 6 SL
1942 Emblemaria piratica Sailfin signal blenny Eastern Central Pacific 4 TL
1942 Emblemaria piratula Pirate blenny Western Central Atlantic 5 TL
2002 Emblemaria vitta Western Central Atlantic
1963 Emblemaria walkeri Elusive signal blenny Eastern Central Pacific 6.5 TL



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