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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Beryciformes
Family: Monocentridae Pinecone fishes

Genus: Monocentris

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3 species (see list below)

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Photo by Randall, J.E.

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 17 cm TL
Monocentris japonica (Houttuyn, 1782)

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Monocentris japonica
[Pineconefish]
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Southwest Pacific

 
Monocentris neozelanicus
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No picture found
Southeast Pacific
Max. Length 9.9 cm SL

 
Monocentris reedi
[Pinecone fish]
3 Species of Family Monocentridae with Genus Monocentris
(Pinecone fishes)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1782 Monocentris japonica Pineconefish Indo-West Pacific 17 TL
1938 Monocentris neozelanicus Southwest Pacific
1956 Monocentris reedi Pinecone fish Southeast Pacific 9.9 SL



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