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

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7 species (see list below)

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Photo by Patzner, R.

Mediterranean Sea
Max. Length 4 cm TL
Microlipophrys adriaticus (Steindachner & Kolombatovic, 1883)

Photo by Patzner, R.
 
Microlipophrys adriaticus
[]

Photo by Wirtz, P.

Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 4.3 cm TL
Microlipophrys bauchotae (Wirtz & Bath, 1982)

Photo by Wirtz, P.
 
Microlipophrys bauchotae
[]

Photo by Wirtz, P.

Eastern Central Atlantic
Max. Length 4 cm TL
Microlipophrys caboverdensis (Wirtz & Bath, 1989)

Photo by Wirtz, P.
 
Microlipophrys caboverdensis
[]

Photo by Iliopoulos, A.I.

Northeast Atlantic
Max. Length 7.5 cm TL
Microlipophrys canevae (Vinciguerra, 1880)

Photo by Iliopoulos, A.I.
 
Microlipophrys canevae
[]

Photo by Wirtz, P.

Northeast Atlantic
Max. Length 4.1 cm TL
Microlipophrys dalmatinus (Steindachner & Kolombatovic, 1883)

Photo by Wirtz, P.
 
Microlipophrys dalmatinus
[]

Photo by Patzner, R.

Mediterranean Sea.
Max. Length 4.3 cm TL
Microlipophrys nigriceps (Vinciguerra, 1883)

Photo by Patzner, R.
 
Microlipophrys nigriceps
[Black-headed blenny]

Photo by Wirtz, P.

Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 5.8 cm TL
Microlipophrys velifer (Norman, 1935)

Photo by Wirtz, P.
 
Microlipophrys velifer
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7 Species of Family Blenniidae with Genus Microlipophrys
(Combtooth blennies)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1883 Microlipophrys adriaticus Mediterranean Sea 4 TL
1982 Microlipophrys bauchotae Eastern Atlantic 4.3 TL
1989 Microlipophrys caboverdensis Eastern Central Atlantic 4 TL
1880 Microlipophrys canevae Northeast Atlantic 7.5 TL
1883 Microlipophrys dalmatinus Northeast Atlantic 4.1 TL
1883 Microlipophrys nigriceps Black-headed blenny Mediterranean Sea. 4.3 TL
1935 Microlipophrys velifer Eastern Atlantic 5.8 TL



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