Freshwater blenny

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Freshwater blenny
Blennie d'eau douce-Salaria fluviatilis.JPG
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Blenniidae
Genus: Salaria
Species: S. fluviatilis
Binomial name
Salaria fluviatilis
(Asso, 1801)

The freshwater blenny, (Salaria fluviatilis), is a species of fish in the family Blenniidae. It is found in African rivers and brooks in Algeria and Morocco flowing to the Mediterranean Sea. In Europe it is widespread in the freshwaters of Albania, Croatia, France, Greece, Italy, Montenegro, Spain and Portugal, while in Asia it is in Turkey and Israel. This species reaches a length of 15 centimetres (5.9 in) TL.[1]


  1. ^ Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2013). "Salaria fluviatilis" in FishBase. February 2013 version.