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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Labridae Wrasses
Subfamily: Corinae
Genus: Hemigymnus

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2 species (see list below)

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Photo by Randall, J.E.

Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 80 cm TL
Hemigymnus fasciatus (Bloch, 1792)

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Hemigymnus fasciatus
[Barred thicklip]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 90 cm TL
Hemigymnus melapterus (Bloch, 1791)

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Hemigymnus melapterus
[Blackeye thicklip]
2 Species of Family Labridae with Genus Hemigymnus
(Wrasses)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1792 Hemigymnus fasciatus Barred thicklip Indo-Pacific 80 TL
1791 Hemigymnus melapterus Blackeye thicklip Indo-Pacific 90 TL



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