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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBlenniella gibbifrons (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824) 
AphiaID: 219251

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPisces (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorActinopterygii (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerciformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBlenniidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalariinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBlenniella (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBlenniella gibbifrons (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBlenniella Reid, 1943
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlticops gibbifrons (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBlenniella rhessodon Reid, 1943
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiblennius afilinuchalis Schultz & Chapman, 1960
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiblennius gibbifrons (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiblennius gibbifrons insolitus Smith, 1959
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiblennius gibbifrons rodenbaughi Schultz & Chapman, 1960
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiblennius rodenbaughi Schultz & Chapman, 1960
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalarias gibbifrons Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalarias rutilus Jenkins, 1903
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalarias saltans Jenkins, 1903
Sources  basis of record MacNae, W. & M. Kalk (eds) (1958). A natural history of Inhaca Island, Mozambique. Witwatersrand Univ. Press, Johannesburg. I-iv, 163 pp. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhumpheaded blenny  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Comores
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorComores [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (7 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (3 nucleotides; 3 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription The species lives in shallow shore line water of intertidal reef flats from 0.5 to 1.5 m depth where the substrate consists of a thin carpet of algal turf and sand. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Genus Williams, pers. comm. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219251
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Blenniella gibbifrons (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824). In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2014) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=219251 on 2014-12-26
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