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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Creediidae Sandburrowers

Genus: Chalixodytes

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2 species (see list below)

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Photo by SFSA

Indian Ocean
Max. Length 4.6 cm TL
Chalixodytes chameleontoculis Smith, 1957

Photo by SFSA
 
Chalixodytes chameleontoculis
[Sand dart]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Pacific Ocean
Max. Length 4.6 cm TL
Chalixodytes tauensis Schultz, 1943

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Chalixodytes tauensis
[Saddled sandburrower]
2 Species of Family Creediidae with Genus Chalixodytes
(Sandburrowers)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1957 Chalixodytes chameleontoculis Sand dart Indian Ocean 4.6 TL
1943 Chalixodytes tauensis Saddled sandburrower Pacific Ocean 4.6 TL



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