Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

Redlip Blenny Ophioblennius atlanticus

Photo: Marion Haarsma

Classification

Blenniidae [family]
Ophioblennius [genus] (2)
atlanticus [species]

Classification

Blenniidae [family]
Ophioblennius [genus] (2)
atlanticus [species]

Presence

Recorded on
  • Bonaire
  • Curaçao
  • Presence status
  • Indigenous (1) - Bonaire
  • Indigenous (1) - Curaçao

  • Publications

    • Metzelaar, J. 1919. Over Tropische Atlantische vissen. 314. A.H.Kruyt Uitgever, Amsterdam.
    • Nagelkerken, W.P. 1974. On the occurrence of fishes in relation to corals in Curaçao. Studies on the fauna of Curaçao and other Caribbean Islands 45: 118-141. [link]
    • Nahhas, F.M. & Cable, R.M. 1964. Digenetic and aspidogastrid trematodes from marine fishes of Curacao and Jamaica. Digenetic and aspidogastrid trematodes from marine fishes of Curacao and Jamaica 11(4): 169-228.
    • Pattengill-Semmens, C.V. 2010. The reef fish assemblage of Bonaire Marine Park: an analysis of REEF Fish Survey Data. Proceedings 53rd Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute 53: 591-605.