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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Malacanthidae Tilefishes
Subfamily: Malacanthinae
Genus: Hoplolatilus

(See list of species below)



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13 species (see list below)

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Photo by Mishiku, A.

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 13 cm TL
Hoplolatilus chlupatyi Klausewitz, McCosker, Randall & Zetzsche, 1978

Photo by Mishiku, A.
 
Hoplolatilus chlupatyi
[Chameleon sand tilefish]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 16 cm TL
Hoplolatilus cuniculus Randall & Dooley, 1974

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Hoplolatilus cuniculus
[Dusky tilefish]
No picture found
Western Pacific
Max. Length 16 cm TL

 
Hoplolatilus erdmanni
[Triton tilefish]

Photo by Marsden, A.

Western Pacific
Max. Length 14 cm TL
Hoplolatilus fourmanoiri Smith, 1964

Photo by Marsden, A.
 
Hoplolatilus fourmanoiri
[Yellow-spotted tilefish]

Photo by Dubosc, J.

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 21 cm TL
Hoplolatilus fronticinctus (Günther, 1887)

Photo by Dubosc, J.
 
Hoplolatilus fronticinctus
[Pastel tilefish]
No picture found
Western Indian Ocean

 
Hoplolatilus geo
[]

Photo by Satapoomin, U.

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 13 cm TL
Hoplolatilus luteus Allen & Kuiter, 1989

Photo by Satapoomin, U.
 
Hoplolatilus luteus
[Yellow tilefish]

Photo by Dubosc, J.

Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 12 cm TL
Hoplolatilus marcosi Burgess, 1978

Photo by Dubosc, J.
 
Hoplolatilus marcosi
[Redback sand tilefish]

Photo by FAO

Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 14.1 cm SL
Hoplolatilus oreni (Clark & Ben-Tuvia, 1973)

Photo by FAO
 
Hoplolatilus oreni
[]
No picture found
Western Pacific
Max. Length 11 cm SL

 
Hoplolatilus pohle
[Pohle's tilefish]

Photo by Marsden, A.

Indo West Pacific
Max. Length 13 cm TL
Hoplolatilus purpureus Burgess, 1978

Photo by Marsden, A.
 
Hoplolatilus purpureus
[Purple sand tilefish]
No picture found
Indo West Pacific
Max. Length 15.4 cm SL

 
Hoplolatilus randalli
[Randall’s tilefish]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Indo Pacific
Max. Length 15.5 cm TL
Hoplolatilus starcki Randall & Dooley, 1974

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Hoplolatilus starcki
[Stark's tilefish]
13 Species of Family Malacanthidae with Genus Hoplolatilus
(Tilefishes)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1978 Hoplolatilus chlupatyi Chameleon sand tilefish Indo-West Pacific 13 TL
1974 Hoplolatilus cuniculus Dusky tilefish Indo-Pacific 16 TL
2007 Hoplolatilus erdmanni Triton tilefish Western Pacific 16 TL
1964 Hoplolatilus fourmanoiri Yellow-spotted tilefish Western Pacific 14 TL
1887 Hoplolatilus fronticinctus Pastel tilefish Indo-West Pacific 21 TL
1982 Hoplolatilus geo Western Indian Ocean
1989 Hoplolatilus luteus Yellow tilefish Indo-West Pacific 13 TL
1978 Hoplolatilus marcosi Redback sand tilefish Indo-Pacific 12 TL
1973 Hoplolatilus oreni Western Indian Ocean 14.1 SL
1997 Hoplolatilus pohle Pohle's tilefish Western Pacific 11 SL
1978 Hoplolatilus purpureus Purple sand tilefish Indo West Pacific 13 TL
2010 Hoplolatilus randalli Randall’s tilefish Indo West Pacific 15.4 SL
1974 Hoplolatilus starcki Stark's tilefish Indo Pacific 15.5 TL



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