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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Syngnathiformes
Family: Centriscidae Snipefishes and shrimpfishes
Subfamily: Macroramphosinae
Genus: Notopogon

(See list of species below)



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5 species (see list below)

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Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 33.8 cm SL

 
Notopogon armatus
[]

Photo by CSIRO

Southeast Pacific and Sou
Max. Length 18 cm TL
Notopogon fernandezianus (Delfin, 1899)

Photo by CSIRO
 
Notopogon fernandezianus
[Orange bellowfish]

Photo by CSIRO

Southwest Pacific
Max. Length 27 cm TL
Notopogon lilliei Regan, 1914

Photo by CSIRO
 
Notopogon lilliei
[Crested bellowfish]

Photo by Le Noury, P.

Southeast Atlantic
Max. Length 33 cm TL
Notopogon macrosolen Barnard, 1925

Photo by Le Noury, P.
 
Notopogon macrosolen
[Longsnout bellowfish]

Photo by SFSA

Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 17 cm TL
Notopogon xenosoma Regan, 1914

Photo by SFSA
 
Notopogon xenosoma
[Longspine bellowfish]
5 Species of Family Centriscidae with Genus Notopogon
(Snipefishes and shrimpfishes)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1879 Notopogon armatus Western Indian Ocean 33.8 SL
1899 Notopogon fernandezianus Orange bellowfish Southeast Pacific and Sou 18 TL
1914 Notopogon lilliei Crested bellowfish Southwest Pacific 27 TL
1925 Notopogon macrosolen Longsnout bellowfish Southeast Atlantic 33 TL
1914 Notopogon xenosoma Longspine bellowfish Indo-Pacific 17 TL



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