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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Labridae Wrasses

Genus: Polylepion

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2 species (see list below)

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Photo by FAO

Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 24 cm TL
Polylepion cruentum Gomon, 1977

Photo by FAO
 
Polylepion cruentum
[Bleeding wrasse]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

North Pacific
Max. Length 25 cm TL
Polylepion russelli (Gomon & Randall, 1975)

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Polylepion russelli
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2 Species of Family Labridae with Genus Polylepion
(Wrasses)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1977 Polylepion cruentum Bleeding wrasse Eastern Central Pacific 24 TL
1975 Polylepion russelli North Pacific 25 TL



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