This is a probably a Puffcheek Blenny about 2
1/2 inches. Photo by Rod 03 March 2008.
Location South Ledges, Key Largo in about 20 feet water.
Features: 1. Four or five irregular body bars become
Notes: Similar blennys: Downy Blenny (L. kalisherae); Palehead Blenny
Audubon Field Guide; page 600; no plate;
Reef Fish ID, 3rd edition; page 288-289; plate 289;
Size: 2-3 inches; max 3 1/2 inches;
Depth: 3-20 feet
This is the same fish as above, poking his head around soft coral on the
left. Notice the yellow iris and google eye.
Box 13 Chazy Lake
Dannemora, N.Y. 12929
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