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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Osmeriformes
Family: Platytroctidae Tubeshoulders

Genus: Maulisia

(See list of species below)



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5 species (see list below)

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Southeast Atlantic
Max. Length 25.5 cm SL

 
Maulisia acuticeps
[Sharpsnout tubeshoulder]

Photo by Canadian Museum of Nature, Ottawa, Canada

Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 19 cm SL
Maulisia argipalla Matsui & Rosenblatt, 1979

Photo by Canadian Museum of Nature, Ottawa, Canada
 
Maulisia argipalla
[Palegold searsid]
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Southeast Pacific
Max. Length 9.5 cm SL

 
Maulisia isaacsi
[]

Photo by JAMARC

Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 20 cm SL
Maulisia mauli Parr, 1960

Photo by JAMARC
 
Maulisia mauli
[Maul's searsid]

Photo by Orlov, A.

Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 25.5 cm SL
Maulisia microlepis Sazonov & Golovan, 1976

Photo by Orlov, A.
 
Maulisia microlepis
[Smallscale searsid]
5 Species of Family Platytroctidae with Genus Maulisia
(Tubeshoulders)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1976 Maulisia acuticeps Sharpsnout tubeshoulder Southeast Atlantic 25.5 SL
1979 Maulisia argipalla Palegold searsid Eastern Atlantic 19 SL
1987 Maulisia isaacsi Southeast Pacific 9.5 SL
1960 Maulisia mauli Maul's searsid Eastern Atlantic 20 SL
1976 Maulisia microlepis Smallscale searsid Eastern Atlantic 25.5 SL



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