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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Bramidae Pomfrets

Genus: Eumegistus

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2 species (see list below)

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Photo by Carvalho Filho et al

Western Central Atlantic
Max. Length 61 cm FL
Eumegistus brevorti (Poey, 1860)

Photo by Carvalho Filho et al
 
Eumegistus brevorti
[Tropical pomfret]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Pacific Ocean
Max. Length 47 cm SL
Eumegistus illustris Jordan & Jordan, 1922

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Eumegistus illustris
[Brilliant pomfret]
2 Species of Family Bramidae with Genus Eumegistus
(Pomfrets)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1860 Eumegistus brevorti Tropical pomfret Western Central Atlantic 61 FL
1922 Eumegistus illustris Brilliant pomfret Pacific Ocean 47 SL



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