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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Chaetodontidae Butterflyfishes

Genus: Amphichaetodon

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2 species (see list below)

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Photo by Randall, J.E.

Southwest Pacific
Max. Length 18 cm SL
Amphichaetodon howensis (Waite, 1903)

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Amphichaetodon howensis
[Lord Howe Island butterflyfish]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Southeast Pacific
Max. Length 14.5 cm NG
Amphichaetodon melbae Burgess & Caldwell, 1978

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Amphichaetodon melbae
[Narrow-barred butterflyfish]
2 Species of Family Chaetodontidae with Genus Amphichaetodon
(Butterflyfishes)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1903 Amphichaetodon howensis Lord Howe Island butterflyfish Southwest Pacific 18 SL
1978 Amphichaetodon melbae Narrow-barred butterflyfish Southeast Pacific 14.5 NG



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