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

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11 species (see list below)

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Photo by Randall, J.E.

Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 13 cm TL
Macropharyngodon bipartitus Smith, 1957

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Macropharyngodon bipartitus
[Rare wrasse]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Western Pacific
Max. Length 7.6 cm SL
Macropharyngodon choati Randall, 1978

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Macropharyngodon choati
[Choat's wrasse]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 11.5 cm TL
Macropharyngodon cyanoguttatus Randall, 1978

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Macropharyngodon cyanoguttatus
[]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Pacific Ocean
Max. Length 15 cm TL
Macropharyngodon geoffroy (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Macropharyngodon geoffroy
[Geoffroy's wrasse]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Western Pacific
Max. Length 10 cm TL
Macropharyngodon kuiteri Randall, 1978

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Macropharyngodon kuiteri
[Black leopard wrasse]

Photo by Field, R.

Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 9.5 cm SL
Macropharyngodon marisrubri Randall, 1978

Photo by Field, R.
 
Macropharyngodon marisrubri
[]

Photo by Yin, Robert

Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 15 cm SL
Macropharyngodon meleagris (Valenciennes, 1839)

Photo by Yin, Robert
 
Macropharyngodon meleagris
[Blackspotted wrasse]

Photo by The Fish Database of Taiwan

Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 12 cm TL
Macropharyngodon moyeri Shepard & Meyer, 1978

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Macropharyngodon moyeri
[]

Photo by Marsden, A.

Eastern Indian Ocean and
Max. Length 12 cm TL
Macropharyngodon negrosensis Herre, 1932

Photo by Marsden, A.
 
Macropharyngodon negrosensis
[Yellowspotted wrasse]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 13 cm TL
Macropharyngodon ornatus Randall, 1978

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Macropharyngodon ornatus
[False leopard]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 11 cm TL
Macropharyngodon vivienae Randall, 1978

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Macropharyngodon vivienae
[Madagascar wrasse]
11 Species of Family Labridae with Genus Macropharyngodon
(Wrasses)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1957 Macropharyngodon bipartitus Rare wrasse Western Indian Ocean 13 TL
1978 Macropharyngodon choati Choat's wrasse Western Pacific 7.6 SL
1978 Macropharyngodon cyanoguttatus Western Indian Ocean 11.5 TL
1824 Macropharyngodon geoffroy Geoffroy's wrasse Pacific Ocean 15 TL
1978 Macropharyngodon kuiteri Black leopard wrasse Western Pacific 10 TL
1978 Macropharyngodon marisrubri Western Indian Ocean 9.5 SL
1839 Macropharyngodon meleagris Blackspotted wrasse Indo-Pacific 15 SL
1978 Macropharyngodon moyeri Northwest Pacific 12 TL
1932 Macropharyngodon negrosensis Yellowspotted wrasse Eastern Indian Ocean and 12 TL
1978 Macropharyngodon ornatus False leopard Indo-Pacific 13 TL
1978 Macropharyngodon vivienae Madagascar wrasse Western Indian Ocean 11 TL



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