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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Syngnathiformes
Family: Centriscidae Snipefishes and shrimpfishes
Subfamily: Centriscinae
Genus: Aeoliscus

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2 species (see list below)

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Photo by Field, R.

Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 15 cm TL
Aeoliscus punctulatus (Bianconi, 1854)

Photo by Field, R.
 
Aeoliscus punctulatus
[Speckled shrimpfish]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 15 cm TL
Aeoliscus strigatus (Günther, 1861)

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Aeoliscus strigatus
[Razorfish]
2 Species of Family Centriscidae with Genus Aeoliscus
(Snipefishes and shrimpfishes)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1854 Aeoliscus punctulatus Speckled shrimpfish Western Indian Ocean 15 TL
1861 Aeoliscus strigatus Razorfish Indo-West Pacific 15 TL



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