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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Atheriniformes
Family: Atherinopsidae Neotropical silversides
Subfamily: Atherinopsinae
Genus: Colpichthys

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2 species (see list below)

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Photo by FAO

Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 15 cm SL
Colpichthys hubbsi Crabtree, 1989

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Colpichthys hubbsi
[Delta silverside]

Photo by Albuerne, J.A.

Eastern Central Pacific

Colpichthys regis (Jenkins & Evermann, 1889)

Photo by Albuerne, J.A.
 
Colpichthys regis
[False grunion]
2 Species of Family Atherinopsidae with Genus Colpichthys
(Neotropical silversides)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1989 Colpichthys hubbsi Delta silverside Eastern Central Pacific 15 SL
1889 Colpichthys regis False grunion Eastern Central Pacific



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