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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Odacidae Cales and weed-whitings

Genus: Odax

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2 species (see list below)

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Southwest Pacific
Max. Length 27 cm SL

 
Odax cyanoallix
[Bluefinned butterfish]

Photo by Caiger, P.

Southwest Pacific
Max. Length 40 cm SL
Odax pullus (Forster, 1801)

Photo by Caiger, P.
 
Odax pullus
[Butterfish]
2 Species of Family Odacidae with Genus Odax
(Cales and weed-whitings)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1983 Odax cyanoallix Bluefinned butterfish Southwest Pacific 27 SL
1801 Odax pullus Butterfish Southwest Pacific 40 SL



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