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Table 1 Currently recognized lineages of six families of the Blenniiformes [1],[23],[24],[36]

From: Phylogeny and biogeography of a shallow water fish clade (Teleostei: Blenniiformes)

Family (total genera/ total species) Lineage (total genera/ sampled genera) Genera (total species/ sampled species)
Tripterygiidae (32/164)   
  Notoclinini (2/0)  
  Trianectini (5/0)  
  Norfolkiini (4/2) Cremnochorites (1/1)
   Lepidonectes (3/1)
  Tripterygiini (8/4) Axoclinus (6/3)
   Crocodilichthys (1/1)
   Enneanectes (8/7)
   Enneapterygius (53/3)
  Forsterygiini (5/0)  
  Karalepini (2/0)  
  Helcogrammini (3/1) Helcogramma (39/2)
  Blennodontini (3/0)  
Blenniidae (57/387)   
  Blenniini (2/0)  
  Nemophini (5/4) Meiacanthus (25/1)
   Petroscrites (11/1)
   Plagiotremus (11/3)
   Xiphasia (2/1)
  Omobranchini (7/1) Omobranchus (21/2)
  Phenablenniini (1/0)  
  Parablenniini (14/2) Hypsoblennius (14/6)
   Parablennius (27/1)
  Salariini-Salarias group (20/12) Alticus (10/1)
   Andamia (7/2)
   Atrosalarias (3/1)
   Blenniella (9/2)
   Cirripectes (22/5)
   Ecsenius (53/4)
   Entomacrodus (25/4)
   Istiblennius (14/3)
   Nannosalarias (1/1)
   Ophioblennius (5/2)
   Praealticus (13/5)
   Salarias (13/2)
  Salariini-Rhabdoblennius group (8/1) Rhabdoblennius (5/1)
Labrisomidae (14/109)   
  Cryptotremini (4/3) Alloclinus (1/1)
   Auchenionchus (3/1)
   Calliclinus (2/1)
  Labrisomini (2/2) Labrisomus (20/7)
   Malacoctenus (21/10)
  Paraclinini (2/2) Exerpes (1/1)
   Paraclinus (23/4)
  Starksiini (2/2) Starksia (30/9)
   Xenomedea (1/1)
  Mnierpini (2/1) Dialommus (2/1)
  Uncertain (2/0)  
Clinidae (26/85)   
  Clinini (17/7) Blennioclinus (2/1)
   Blennophis (2/1)
   Clinus (17/2)
   Cristiceps (3/1)
   Heteroclinus (15/2)
   Muraenoclinus (1/1)
   Pavoclinus (9/2)
  Myxodini (5/2) Gibbonsia (3/3)
   Heterostichus (1/1)
  Ophiclinini (4/0)  
Chaenopsidae (14/91)   
  Chaenopsinae (11/10) Acanthemblemaria (20/6)
   Chaenopsis (10/2)
   Cirriemblemaria (1/1)
   Coralliozetus (6/6)
   Ekemblemaria (3/2)
   Emblemaria (16/3)
   Emblemariopsis (12/2)
   Hemiemblemaria (1/1)
   Lucayablennius (1/1)
   Protemblemaria (3/1)
  Uncertain (3/3) Mccoskerichthys (1/1)
   Neoclinus (9/1)
   Stathmonotus (7/3)
Dactyloscopidae (9/48)   
  Dactyloids (3/1) Dactyloscopus (20/2)
  Gillelloids (3/1) Gillellus (10/1)
  Uncertain (3/1) Platygillellus (6/1)
  1. Only the genera with representative taxa included in this study are listed.