Chestnut Blenny (species: Cirripectes castaneus) in Lizard Island Field Guide (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Cirripectes castaneus
Chestnut Blenny

©Anne Hoggett: Cirripectes castaneus on reef flat at Pidgin Point, Lizard Island
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Blenniidae
Genus Cirripectes
Species Cirripectes castaneus



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Size data has not been obtained.

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.