Enneanectes wilki

Taxonavigation edit

Taxonavigation: Blennioidei 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis: Osteichthyes
Superclassis/Classis: Actinopterygii
Classis/Subclassis: Actinopteri
Subclassis/Infraclassis: Neopterygii
Infraclassis: Teleostei
Megacohors: Osteoglossocephalai
Supercohors: Clupeocephala
Cohors: Euteleosteomorpha
Subcohors: Neoteleostei
Infracohors: Eurypterygia
Sectio: Ctenosquamata
Subsectio: Acanthomorphata
Divisio/Superordo: Acanthopterygii
Subdivisio: Percomorphaceae
Series: Ovalentaria
Superordo: Blenniimorphae
Ordo: Blenniiformes
Subordo: Blennioidei

Familia: Tripterygiidae
Subfamilia: Tripterygiinae
Genus: Enneanectes
Species: Enneanectes wilki

Name edit

Enneanectes wilki Victor, 2013

  • Holotype: UF 185610.
  • Paratypes: UF 185604 (4), 185601 (3), 185635 (1), 185611 (3).

Type locality: Dominica, Roseau, 15.28°, -61.38° [1].

Etymology: The specific name is given in honour of Les Wilk in recognition of his contributions to the art of underwater photography of coral-reef animals, his development of the ReefNet underwater identification CDs, and his organization of the expedition of the author to Dominica.

Vernacular names edit

English: Windward Triplefin

References edit

  • Victor, B. C.; 2013: The Caribbean Roughhead Triplefin (Enneanectes boehlkei): DNA barcoding reveals a complex of four West Indian sympatric cryptic species (Teleostei: Blennioidei: Tripterygiidae). Journal of the Ocean Science Foundation, 7: 44–73. PDF