Xiphasia setifer, Hairtail blenny, Hair-tail blenny, snake blenny, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Xiphasia setifer, Hairtail blenny, Hair-tail blenny, snake blenny, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Xiphasia setifer

Xiphasia setifer Description

Easily distinguished from other blennies by an extremely elongate body. Dorsal fin origin above eye. Dorsal spines: 13 or 14; Dorsal soft rays: 105 to 119; Anal spines: 2; Anal soft rays: 107 to 119.

Xiphasia setifer Common Names

  • Hairtail blenny, Hair-tail blenny, snake blenny

Xiphasia setifer Taxonomic Structure

What type of species is Xiphasia setifer? Below, you will find the taxonomic groups the Xiphasia setifer species belongs to.

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Xiphasia setifer, marine species closely related

Xiphasia setifer, distinctive physical characteristics

How to identify Xiphasia setifer marine species? Below, you will find the list of main identification criteria and physical characteristics of marine species Xiphasia setifer. For each identification criteria, the corresponding physical characteristics of marine species Xiphasia setifer are marked in green.

Xiphasia setifer, geographic distribution

Where is Xiphasia setifer found in the world? Below, you will find the list and a world map of the geographic distribution where the marine species Xiphasia setifer can be found.

There is no photo/diving site associated to this marine animal

Xiphasia setifer, underwater photographers

Which photographers have photos of Xiphasia setifer species? Below, you will find the list of underwater photographers and their photos of the marine species Xiphasia setifer.