Malacoctenus hubbsi

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Malacoctenus hubbsi
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Suborder: Blennioidei
Family: Labrisomidae
Genus: Malacoctenus
Species: M. hubbsi
Binomial name
Malacoctenus hubbsi
V. G. Springer, 1959
  • Malacoctenus hubbsi hubbsi V. G. Springer, 1959

Malacoctenus hubbsi, the Redside blenny, is a species of labrisomid blenny native to the Gulf of California extending to the Pacific coast of southern Baja California. It is found in rocky areas at depths of from 1 to 4 metres (3.3 to 13.1 ft). This species can reach a length of 9 centimetres (3.5 in) TL.[2]


  1. ^ Hastings, P. & Dominici-Arosemena, A. 2010. Malacoctenus hubbsi. In: IUCN 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. <>. Downloaded on 07 December 2013.
  2. ^ Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2013). "Malacoctenus hubbsi" in FishBase. October 2013 version.