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IRMNG taxon details

Blenniidae

113537  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:113537)

accepted
Family
Genus Adelotremus Smith-Vaniz & Rose, 2012
Genus Aidablennius Whitley, 1947
Genus Alloblennius Smith-Vaniz & Springer, 1971
Genus Almadablennius Hundt, Iglésias, Hoey & Simons, 2014
Genus Alticus Lacepède, 1800
Genus Andamia Blyth, 1858
Genus Antennablennius Fowler, 1931
Genus Aspidontus Cuvier in Quoy & Gaimard, 1834
Genus Atrosalarias Whitley, 1933
Genus Bathyblennius Bath, 1977
Genus Blenniella Reid, 1943
Genus Blennius Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Chalaroderma Norman, 1944
Genus Chasmodes Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1836
Genus Cirripectes Swainson, 1839
Genus Cirrisalarias Springer, 1976
Genus Coryphoblennius Norman, 1944
Genus Crossosalarias Smith-Vaniz & Springer, 1971
Genus Dodekablennos Springer & Spreitzer, 1978
Genus Ecsenius McCulloch, 1923
Genus Enchelyurus Peters, 1869
Genus Entomacrodops Fowler, 1944
Genus Entomacrodus Gill, 1859
Genus Exallias Jordan & Evermann, 1905
Genus Glyptoparus Smith, 1959
Genus Haptogenys Springer, 1972
Genus Hirculops Smith, 1959
Genus Hypleurochilus Gill, 1861
Genus Hypsoblennius Gill, 1861
Genus Istiblennius Whitley, 1943
Genus Laiphognathus Smith, 1955
Genus Lipophrys Gill, 1896
Genus Litobranchus Smith-Vaniz & Springer, 1971
Genus Lupinoblennius Herre, 1942
Genus Medusablennius Springer, 1966
Genus Meiacanthus Norman, 1944
Genus Microlipophrys Almada, Almada, Guillemaud & Wirtz, 2005
Genus Mimoblennius Smith-Vaniz & Springer, 1971
Genus Nannosalarias Smith-Vaniz & Springer, 1971
Genus Oman Springer, 1985
Genus Omobranchus Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1836
Genus Omobranchus Ehrenberg, 1836
Genus Omox Springer, 1972
Genus Ophioblennius Gill, 1860
Genus Parablennius Miranda Ribeiro, 1915
Genus Parahypsos Bath, 1982
Genus Paralticus Springer & Williams, 1994
Genus Parenchelyurus Springer, 1972
Genus Pereulixia Smith, 1959
Genus Petroscirtes Rüppell, 1830
Genus Phenablennius Springer & Smith-Vaniz, 1972
Genus Plagiotremus Gill, 1865
Genus Praealticus Schultz & Chapman in Schultz, Chapman, Lachner & Woods, 1960
Genus Rhabdoblennius Whitley, 1930
Genus Salaria Forsskål, 1775
Genus Salarias Cuvier, 1816
Genus Scartella Jordan, 1886
Genus Scartichthys Jordan & Evermann, 1898
Genus Smithvanizichthys Hundt, Iglésias, Hoey & Simons, 2014
Genus Spaniblennius Bath & Wirtz, 1989
Genus Springerichthys Hundt, Iglésias, Hoey & Simons, 2014
Genus Stanulus Smith, 1959
Genus Tottoriblennius Yabumoto & Uyeno, 2007 †
Genus Williamsichthys Hundt, Iglésias, Hoey & Simons, 2014
Genus Xiphasia Swainson, 1839

Genus Adonis Gronow in Gray, 1854 accepted as Blennius Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Allomeiacanthus Smith-Vaniz, 1976 accepted as Meiacanthus Norman, 1944
Genus Alticops Smith, 1948 accepted as Blenniella Reid, 1943 (synonym)
Genus Alticus Valenciennes, 1836 (ex Commerson) in Cuvier & Valenciennes accepted as Alticus Lacepède, 1800 (synonym)
Genus Anthiiblennius Starck, 1969 accepted as Ecsenius McCulloch, 1923
Genus Astrosalarias accepted as Atrosalarias Whitley, 1933 (misspelling)
Genus Atopoclinus Vaillant, 1894 accepted as Plagiotremus Gill, 1865
Genus Atrisalarias accepted as Atrosalarias Whitley, 1933 (misspelling)
Genus Basilisciscartes Fowler, 1939 accepted as Alticus Lacepède, 1800
Genus Belenniella accepted as Blenniella Reid, 1943 (misspelling)
Genus Blenitrachus Swainson, 1839 accepted as Chasmodes Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1836
Genus Blennechis Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1836 accepted as Aspidontus Cuvier in Quoy & Gaimard, 1834 (synonym)
Genus Blennichis Swainson, 1839 accepted as Aspidontus Cuvier in Quoy & Gaimard, 1834
Genus Blenniolus Jordan & Evermann, 1898 accepted as Hypsoblennius Gill, 1861
Genus Blennitrachus Swainson, 1839 accepted as Chasmodes Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1836
Genus Blennophis Valenciennes in Webb & Berthelot, 1843 accepted as Ophioblennius Gill, 1860 (synonym)
Genus Blennus Klein, 1779 accepted as Blennius Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Cirrhipectes accepted as Cirripectes Swainson, 1839 (misspelling)
Genus Cirripectus Swainson, 1839 accepted as Cirripectes Swainson, 1839 (Spelling variation)
Genus Crenalticus Whitley, 1930 accepted as Salarias Cuvier, 1816
Genus Croaltus Smith, 1959 accepted as Antennablennius Fowler, 1931
Genus Cyneichthys Ogilby, 1910 accepted as Omobranchus Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1836
Genus Cynoscartes Norman, 1944 accepted as Ophioblennius Gill, 1860
Genus Damania Smith, 1959 accepted as Alticus Lacepède, 1800 (synonym)
Genus Dasson Jordan & Hubbs, 1925 accepted as Petroscirtes Rüppell, 1830 (synonym)
Genus Dubiblennius Whitley, 1930 accepted as Blennius Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Ecenius accepted as Ecsenius McCulloch, 1923 (misspelling)
Genus Entomacrodes accepted as Entomacrodus Gill, 1859 (misspelling)
Genus Enucheyurus accepted as Enchelyurus Peters, 1869 (misspelling)
Genus Erpichthys Swainson, 1839 accepted as Salarias Cuvier, 1816
Genus Erpicthys Swainson, 1839 accepted as Salarias Cuvier, 1816
Genus Escadotus Smith, 1959 accepted as Aspidontus Cuvier in Quoy & Gaimard, 1834
Genus Exalias accepted as Exallias Jordan & Evermann, 1905 (misspelling)
Genus Fallacirripectes Schultz & Chapman in Schultz, Chapman, Lachner & Woods, 1960 accepted as Stanulus Smith, 1959
Genus Giffordella Fowler, 1932 accepted as Entomacrodus Gill, 1859
Genus Gloriella Schultz, 1941 accepted as Exallias Jordan & Evermann, 1905
Genus Glytoparus accepted as Glyptoparus Smith, 1959 (misspelling)
Genus Graviceps Fowler, 1903 accepted as Omobranchus Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1836
Genus Halmabblennius accepted as Halmablennius Smith, 1948 accepted as Istiblennius Whitley, 1943 (misspelling)
Genus Halmablennius Smith, 1948 accepted as Istiblennius Whitley, 1943 (synonym)
Genus Hepatoscartes Fowler, 1944 accepted as Ophioblennius Gill, 1860
Genus Herpichthys Agassiz, 1846 (Unjustified (?) emendation)
Genus Holomeiacanthus Smith-Vaniz, 1976 accepted as Meiacanthus Norman, 1944
Genus Homesthes Gilbert in Jordan & Evermann, 1898 accepted as Hypsoblennius Gill, 1861
Genus Hypleurochlus accepted as Hypleurochilus Gill, 1861
Genus Hypsoblenniops Schultz, 1942 accepted as Hypsoblennius Gill, 1861
Genus Ichthyocoris Bonaparte, 1840 accepted as Salaria Forsskål, 1775
Genus Isesthes Jordan & Gilbert, 1883 accepted as Hypsoblennius Gill, 1861
Genus Istiblennus accepted as Istiblennius Whitley, 1943 (misspelling)
Genus Istilbennius accepted as Istiblennius Whitley, 1943 (misspelling)
Genus Labroblennius Borodin, 1928 accepted as Ophioblennius Gill, 1860
Genus Lembeichthys Herre, 1936 accepted as Plagiotremus Gill, 1865
Genus Leoblennius Reid, 1943 accepted as Exallias Jordan & Evermann, 1905
Genus Leptoblennius Bath, 1978 accepted as Parahypsos Bath, 1982 (synonym)
Genus Lioblennius Svetovidov, 1958 accepted as Coryphoblennius Norman, 1944
Genus Lipophris accepted as Lipophrys Gill, 1896 (misspelling)
Genus Litanchus Smith, 1959 accepted as Antennablennius Fowler, 1931
Genus Litobranhchus accepted as Litobranchus Smith-Vaniz & Springer, 1971 (misspelling)
Genus Lophalticus Smith, 1957 accepted as Alticus Lacepède, 1800 (synonym)
Genus Macrurrhynchus Ogilby, 1896 accepted as Plagiotremus Gill, 1865
Genus Meicanthus accepted as Meiacanthus Norman, 1944 (misspelling)
Genus Miacanthus accepted as Meiacanthus Norman, 1944
Genus Musgravius Whitley, 1961 accepted as Plagiotremus Gill, 1865
Genus Negoscartes Whitley, 1930 accepted as Salarias Cuvier, 1816
Genus Nemophis Kaup, 1858 accepted as Xiphasia Swainson, 1839
Genus Nixiblennius Whitley, 1930 accepted as Rhabdoblennius Whitley, 1930
Genus Nypleurochilus accepted as Hypleurochilus Gill, 1861 (misspelling)
Genus Oncesthes Jordan & Hubbs, 1925 accepted as Aspidontus Cuvier in Quoy & Gaimard, 1834
Genus Ostreoblennius Whitley, 1930 accepted as Petroscirtes Rüppell, 1830
Genus Paralipophrys Bath, 1977 accepted as Lipophrys Gill, 1896 (synonym)
Genus Pauloscirtes Whitley, 1935 accepted as Omobranchus Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1836
Genus Pescadorichthys Tomiyama, 1955 accepted as Ecsenius McCulloch, 1923
Genus Petrocirtes accepted as Petroscirtes Rüppell, 1830 (misspelling)
Genus Petroscertes Swainson, 1839 accepted as Petroscirtes Rüppell, 1830
Genus Petroscrites accepted as Petroscirtes Rüppell, 1830 (misspelling)
Genus Petroskirtes Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1836 accepted as Petroscirtes Rüppell, 1830 (misspelling)
Genus Pholis Cuvier, 1816 accepted as Lipophrys Gill, 1896 (synonym)
Genus Pholis Artedi in Röse, 1793 accepted as Blennius Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
Genus Pictiblennius Whitley, 1930 accepted as Parablennius Miranda Ribeiro, 1915
Genus Plagiostremus accepted as Plagiotremus Gill, 1865 (misspelling)
Genus Poroalticus Fowler, 1931 accepted as Omobranchus Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1836
Genus Prealticus accepted as Praealticus Schultz & Chapman in Schultz, Chapman, Lachner & Woods, 1960 (misspelling)
Genus Queriblennius Whitley, 1933 accepted as Blennius Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Runula Jordan & Bollman, 1890 accepted as Plagiotremus Gill, 1865
Genus Runulops Ogilby, 1910 accepted as Hypsoblennius Gill, 1861
Genus Rupiscartes Swainson, 1839 accepted as Alticus Lacepède, 1800
Genus Salarichthys Guichenot, 1867 accepted as Entomacrodus Gill, 1859 (synonym)
Genus Salariichthys accepted as Salarichthys Guichenot, 1867 accepted as Entomacrodus Gill, 1859 (misspelling)
Genus Salaris Rüppell, 1830 or 1831 accepted as Salarias Cuvier, 1816 (misspelling)
Genus Salarius accepted as Salarias Cuvier, 1816 (misspelling)
Genus Salius Minding, 1832 accepted as Salarias Cuvier, 1816
Genus Scartes Jordan & Evermann, 1896 accepted as Scartichthys Jordan & Evermann, 1898
Genus Scartoblennius Fowler, 1946 accepted as Rhabdoblennius Whitley, 1930
Genus Semablennius Fowler, 1954 accepted as Lupinoblennius Herre, 1942
Genus Spinoblennius Herre, 1935 accepted as Hypsoblennius Gill, 1861
Genus Tarablennius accepted as Parablennius Miranda Ribeiro, 1915 (misspelling)
Genus Unipennata de Buen, 1926 (Not a generic name (Eschmeyer))
Genus Xiphogadus Günther, 1862 accepted as Xiphasia Swainson, 1839
Genus Zeablennius Whitley, 1930 accepted as Parablennius Miranda Ribeiro, 1915

Genus Lithoblennius Bath, 1978 (uncertain, unassessed)
marine
recent + fossil
Not documented
IRMNG (2018). Blenniidae. Accessed at: http://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=113537 on 2019-03-20
Date
action
by
2006-09-19 22:00:00Z
created
2011-12-31 23:00:00Z
changed

basis of record Parker, S.P. (ed). (1982). Synopsis and Classification of Living Organisms. McGraw-Hill, New York. 2 volumes.  [details]   

current name source Eschmeyer online (Jul 2012) [details]   

extant flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   

habitat flag source FishBase [details]   
From other sources
Classification Eukaryota (Superkingdom) > Animalia (Kingdom) > Eumetazoa (Subkingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Osteichthyes (Superclass) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Blennioidei (Suborder) > Blenniidae (Family) [details]

Descriptive info From FishBase: Freshwater + Brackish + Marine. FishBase flag: Mostly Marine. [details]

Habitat Marine and nonmarine [details]