Schooling Fangblenny (species: Meiacanthus ditrema) in taxonomy (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Meiacanthus ditrema
Schooling Fangblenny

©Rick Stuart-Smith: Meiacanthus ditrema, Lizard Island area.

©Graham Edgar: Meiacanthus ditrema at Day Reef near Lizard Island.

©Rick Stuart-Smith: Meiacanthus ditrema, Lizard Island area.
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Blenniidae
Genus Meiacanthus
Species Meiacanthus ditrema



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Up to 6.5 cm (length according to Allen et al (2003).)

Depth range

  • Depth range data is not yet available.



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Web resources


References that assist with identification

  • Allen, G., R. Steene, P. Humann and N. Deloach (2003). Reef fish identification: Tropical Pacific New World Publications Inc., Jacksonville, FL, USA.