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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Atheriniformes
Family: Phallostethidae Priapiumfishes

Genus: Phenacostethus

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3 species (see list below)

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Asia
Max. Length 1.8 cm SL

 
Phenacostethus posthon
[]

Photo by Ahmad, A.

Asia
Max. Length 2 cm TL
Phenacostethus smithi Myers, 1928

Photo by Ahmad, A.
 
Phenacostethus smithi
[Smith's priapium fish]
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Asia
Max. Length 1.4 cm SL

 
Phenacostethus trewavasae
[]
3 Species of Family Phallostethidae with Genus Phenacostethus
(Priapiumfishes)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1971 Phenacostethus posthon Asia 1.8 SL
1928 Phenacostethus smithi Smith's priapium fish Asia 2 TL
1986 Phenacostethus trewavasae Asia 1.4 SL



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