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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Mugiliformes
Family: Mugilidae Mullets

Genus: Agonostomus

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3 species (see list below)

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Photo by Keith, P.

Africa
Max. Length 20 cm
Agonostomus catalai Pellegrin, 1932

Photo by Keith, P.
 
Agonostomus catalai
[Comoro mullet]

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.

North to South America
Max. Length 36 cm TL
Agonostomus monticola (Bancroft, 1834)

Photo by Artigas Azas, J.M.
 
Agonostomus monticola
[Mountain mullet]

Photo by FAO

Africa
Max. Length 75 cm TL
Agonostomus telfairii Bennett, 1832

Photo by FAO
 
Agonostomus telfairii
[Fairy mullet]
3 Species of Family Mugilidae with Genus Agonostomus
(Mullets)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1932 Agonostomus catalai Comoro mullet Africa 20
1834 Agonostomus monticola Mountain mullet North to South America 36 TL
1832 Agonostomus telfairii Fairy mullet Africa 75 TL



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