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Noun1.pikeblenny - tropical American fishes; males are aggressively defensive of their territory
blennioid, blennioid fish - elongated mostly scaleless marine fishes with large pectoral fins and reduced pelvic fins
Chaenopsis, genus Chaenopsis - a genus of fish of the family Clinidae including pikeblennies
bluethroat pikeblenny, Chaenopsis ocellata - found from Florida to Cuba
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Chaenopsis alepidota (Gilbert 1890), orangethroat pikeblenny
Orangethroat pikeblenny, Chaenopsis alepidota, is well known from San Clemente and Santa Catalina Islands with a single population at King Harbor, Redondo Beach (Stephans et al.
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