Oyster blenny

The Oyster blenny lives in the reef-associated, brackish, marine environment.

Oyster Blenny found at Old Phosphate Dock, W Coast Fl-07/04 More

Eggs and larvae of the sabre-toothed oyster blenny, Dasson steadi (Whitley) (Blenniidae). Aust. J. mar. freshwat. Res. 6, 30-34. More

The Australian oyster blenny, Omobranchus anolius, which is believed to have been introduced into New Zealand from Australia (see distribution map), is reportedly preying on local barnacles and eating their penises. More

LATIF/ Western LeaderAUSTRALIAN OYSTER BLENNY: The tiny fish has a specific diet Relevant offers - An Australian immigrant with a penis fetish is terrorising the Waitemata Harbour. More

Common names

Austernschleimfisch in German (Deutsch)
crested blenny in English
oyster blenny in English
蜥肩鰓鳚 in Mandarin Chinese
蜥肩鳃鳚 in Mandarin Chinese
頂脆蠣鳚 in Mandarin Chinese
顶脆蛎鳚 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Perciformes
Family : Blenniidae
Genus : Omobranchus
Species : Omobranchus anolius
Authority : Valenciennes, 1836