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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Haemulidae Grunts
Subfamily: Haemulinae
Genus: Microlepidotus

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2 species (see list below)

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Photo by Allen, G.R.

Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 40 cm TL
Microlepidotus brevipinnis (Steindachner, 1869)

Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Microlepidotus brevipinnis
[Humpback grunt]

Photo by Allen, G.R.

Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 45 cm TL
Microlepidotus inornatus Gill, 1862

Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Microlepidotus inornatus
[Wavyline grunt]
2 Species of Family Haemulidae with Genus Microlepidotus
(Grunts)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1869 Microlepidotus brevipinnis Humpback grunt Eastern Central Pacific 40 TL
1862 Microlepidotus inornatus Wavyline grunt Eastern Central Pacific 45 TL



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