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Caribbean Flagfin Blenny
Emblemariopsis-cf-carib
Information
Range tropical reefs in Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands, in the Caribbean Sea
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Chaenopsidae
Genus Emblemariopsis
Species Emblemariopsis carib

The Caribbean flagfin blenny, (Emblemariopsis carib) is a new species of chaenopsid blenny known from tropical reefs in Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands, in the Caribbean Sea. This species reaches a length of 1.5 centimetres (0.59 in) SL.

Etymology[]

The species epithet refers to the Carib people of the Antilles.

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