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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Labridae Wrasses
Subfamily: Xyrichtyinae
Genus: Novaculops

(See list of species below)



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6 species (see list below)

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Indian Ocean
Max. Length 9.6 cm SL

 
Novaculops alvheimi
[St. Brandon’s sandy]
No picture found
Pacific
Max. Length 12.0 cm SL

 
Novaculops halsteadi
[Halstead's sandy]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Southwest Pacific
Max. Length 25.9 cm NG
Novaculops koteamea (Randall & Allen, 2004)

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Novaculops koteamea
[Rapanui sandy]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Southwest Pacific
Max. Length 11.7 cm SL
Novaculops pastellus (Randall, Earle & Rocha, 2008)

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Novaculops pastellus
[Lord Howe sandy]
No picture found
Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 6.2 cm SL

 
Novaculops sciistius
[Oriental sandy]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Pacific Ocean
Max. Length 19.3 cm SL
Novaculops woodi (Jenkins, 1901)

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Novaculops woodi
[Hawaiian sandy]
6 Species of Family Labridae with Genus Novaculops
(Wrasses)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
2013 Novaculops alvheimi St. Brandon’s sandy Indian Ocean 9.6 SL
2003 Novaculops halsteadi Halstead's sandy Pacific 12.0 SL
2004 Novaculops koteamea Rapanui sandy Southwest Pacific 25.9 NG
2008 Novaculops pastellus Lord Howe sandy Southwest Pacific 11.7 SL
1914 Novaculops sciistius Oriental sandy Northwest Pacific 6.2 SL
1901 Novaculops woodi Hawaiian sandy Pacific Ocean 19.3 SL



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