Neoclinus nudus

Neoclinus nudus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Chaenopsidae
Genus: Neoclinus
Species: N. nudus
Binomial name
Neoclinus nudus
Stephens & Springer, 1971

Neoclinus nudus is a species of chaenopsid blenny in the genus Neoclinus.[1] It is found in coral reefs around Okinawa Island, Japan, and Taiwan, in the northwest Pacific ocean.[1] It was named by John S. Stephens, jr., and Victor Gruschka Springer in 1971.[2] Male Neoclinus nudus can reach a maximum length of 5.2 centimetres, while females can reach a maximum length of 4.59 centimetres.[1]

References

  1. ^ a b c Neoclinus nudus at www.fishbase.org.
  2. ^ Stephens, J.S., Jr. and V.G. Springer, 1971 [ref. 7648] Neoclinus nudus, new scaleless clinid fish from Taiwan with a key to Neoclinus. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington v. 84 (no. 9): 65-72.