Omobranchus zebra (Bleeker, 1868)
photo by JJPhoto

 Family:  Blenniidae (Combtooth blennies), subfamily: Blenniinae
 Max. size:  6 cm SL (male/unsexed)
 Environment:  demersal
 Distribution:  Indo-West Pacific: India, Malaysia, Indonesia (Ref. 7050), Singapore and Philippines (Ref. 1548).
 Biology:  Adults are found in mangroves and brackish waters (Ref. 4833). Oviparous. Eggs are demersal and adhesive (Ref. 205), and are attached to the substrate via a filamentous, adhesive pad or pedestal (Ref. 94114). Larvae are planktonic, often found in shallow, coastal waters (Ref. 94114).
 IUCN Red List Status:   (Ref. 96402)
 Threat to humans:  harmless
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 Entered by: Casal, Christine Marie V. - 23.08.96
 Modified by: Luna, Susan M. - 27.02.14

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