Tasmanian blenny

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Tasmanian blenny
Parablennius tasmanianus.jpg
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Blenniidae
Genus: Parablennius
Species: P. tasmanianus
Binomial name
Parablennius tasmanianus
(J. Richardson, 1842)
Synonyms
  • Blennius maoricus Kner, 1864
  • Blennius tasmanianus J. Richardson, 1842
  • Blennius victoriae Fowler, 1908
  • Parablennius tasmanianus caledoniensis Bath, 1989

The Tasmanian blenny (Parablennius tasmanianus) is a species of combtooth blenny found in the eastern Indian ocean (Australia) to Southwest Pacific (New Zealand). This species reaches a length of 13 centimetres (5.1 in) TL.[1]

References[edit]

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