Ophidion (fish)

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Ophidion barbatum (Stefano Guerrieri) 1.jpg
Snake Blenny (O. barbatum)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Ophidiiformes
Family: Ophidiidae
Genus: Ophidion
Linnaeus, 1758

Ophidion is a genus of cusk-eels.


There are currently 28 recognized species in this genus:[1]


  1. ^ Froese, Rainer, and Daniel Pauly, eds. (2012). Species of Ophidion in FishBase. June 2012 version.