Thripenny

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Thripenny
Gilloblennius tripennis by Frank Edward Clarke.jpg
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Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Blenniiformes
Family: Tripterygiidae
Genus: Gilloblennius
Species:
G. tripennis
Binomial name
Gilloblennius tripennis
(Forster, 1801)
Synonyms [2]
  • Blennius tripennisForster, 1801
  • Enneapterygius tripennis(Forster, 1801)
  • Tripterygion tripenne(Forster, 1801)
  • Tripterygion forsteri Valenciennes, 1836

Gilloblennius tripennis, known commonly as the thripenny, is a species of triplefin blenny in the genus Gilloblennius . [2] It was described by Johann Reinhold Forster in 1801. [3] It is endemic to New Zealand where its is found throughout the mainland and off the Three Kings Islands, Snares Island and Chatham Islands. [1]

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References

  1. 1 2 Clements, K.D. (2014). "Gilloblennius tripennis". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species . IUCN. 2014: e.T179088A1568303. doi: 10.2305/IUCN.UK.2014-3.RLTS.T179088A1568303.en .
  2. 1 2 Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2019). "Gilloblennius tripennis" in FishBase . April 2019 version.
  3. Eschmeyer, W. N.; R. Fricke & R. van der Laan (eds.). "Gilloblennius tripennis". Catalog of Fishes. California Academy of Sciences. Retrieved 23 May 2019.