Specimen Information

Hypsoblennius invemar
Hypsoblennius invemar
(Tessellated Blenny)
Marine Fishes

Specimen ID1420984
GroupMarine Fishes
Common NameTessellated Blenny
LocalityGulf of Mexico, Florida, Pensacola, Joe Patti Memorial Reef (Joe Patti barge)
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NamePensacola Bay
HUC8 Number03140105
HUC10 NameGulf Islands National Seashore-Gulf of Mexico
HUC10 Number0314010506
HUC12 NameGulf Islands National Seashore-Gulf of Mexico
HUC12 Number031401050600
Collection Day1
Collection Month10
Collection Year2017
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping
CommentsNumerous Tessellated Blenny observed in barnacles attached to the vertical structures on the top of the barge. The barge lays in 50 feet of water with the top of the barge sitting at approximately 40 feet.
Record TypeNAS sighting report
Number Collectednumerous


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/25/2024].

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