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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Labridae Wrasses
Subfamily: Cheilininae
Genus: Cymolutes

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3 species (see list below)

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Photo by Randall, J.E.

Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 17.8 cm SL
Cymolutes lecluse (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Cymolutes lecluse
[Sharp-headed wrasse]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 20 cm SL
Cymolutes praetextatus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1834)

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Cymolutes praetextatus
[Knife razorfish]

Photo by Adams, M.J.

Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 20 cm TL
Cymolutes torquatus (Valenciennes, 1840)

Photo by Adams, M.J.
 
Cymolutes torquatus
[Finescale razorfish]
3 Species of Family Labridae with Genus Cymolutes
(Wrasses)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1824 Cymolutes lecluse Sharp-headed wrasse Eastern Central Pacific 17.8 SL
1834 Cymolutes praetextatus Knife razorfish Indo-Pacific 20 SL
1840 Cymolutes torquatus Finescale razorfish Indo-Pacific 20 TL



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