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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Tetraodontiformes
Family: Monacanthidae Filefishes

Genus: Paraluteres

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2 species (see list below)

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Photo by Field, R.

Indian Ocean.

Paraluteres arqat Clark & Gohar, 1953

Photo by Field, R.
 
Paraluteres arqat
[]

Photo by Malaer, P.

Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 11 cm TL
Paraluteres prionurus (Bleeker, 1851)

Photo by Malaer, P.
 
Paraluteres prionurus
[False puffer]
2 Species of Family Monacanthidae with Genus Paraluteres
(Filefishes)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1953 Paraluteres arqat Indian Ocean.
1851 Paraluteres prionurus False puffer Indo-Pacific 11 TL



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