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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Caesionidae Fusiliers
Subfamily: Caesioninae
Genus: Pterocaesio

(See list of species below)



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12 species (see list below)

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Photo by FAO

Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 21 cm TL
Pterocaesio capricornis Smith & Smith, 1963

Photo by FAO
 
Pterocaesio capricornis
[Capricorn fusilier]

Photo by Field, R.

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 21 cm TL
Pterocaesio chrysozona (Cuvier, 1830)

Photo by Field, R.
 
Pterocaesio chrysozona
[Goldband fusilier]

Photo by Cook, D.C.

Western Pacific
Max. Length 30 cm TL
Pterocaesio digramma (Bleeker, 1864)

Photo by Cook, D.C.
 
Pterocaesio digramma
[Double-lined fusilier]
No picture found
Eastern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 20.4 cm SL

 
Pterocaesio flavifasciata
[Yellowstripe fusilier]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Indian Ocean
Max. Length 23 cm TL
Pterocaesio lativittata Carpenter, 1987

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Pterocaesio lativittata
[Wide-band fusilier]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 35 cm TL
Pterocaesio marri Schultz, 1953

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Pterocaesio marri
[Marr's fusilier]
No picture found
Western Pacific
Max. Length 9.8 cm SL

 
Pterocaesio monikae
[Cenderawasih fusilier]

Photo by Adams, M.J.

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 21 cm TL
Pterocaesio pisang (Bleeker, 1853)

Photo by Adams, M.J.
 
Pterocaesio pisang
[Banana fusilier]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 25 cm TL
Pterocaesio randalli Carpenter, 1987

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Pterocaesio randalli
[Randall's fusilier]

Photo by Cook, D.C.

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 25 cm TL
Pterocaesio tessellata Carpenter, 1987

Photo by Cook, D.C.
 
Pterocaesio tessellata
[One-stripe fusilier]

Photo by Patzner, R.

Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 30 cm TL
Pterocaesio tile (Cuvier, 1830)

Photo by Patzner, R.
 
Pterocaesio tile
[Dark-banded fusilier]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Indo-Pacific.
Max. Length 20 cm TL
Pterocaesio trilineata Carpenter, 1987

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Pterocaesio trilineata
[Three-stripe fusilier]
12 Species of Family Caesionidae with Genus Pterocaesio
(Fusiliers)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1963 Pterocaesio capricornis Capricorn fusilier Western Indian Ocean 21 TL
1830 Pterocaesio chrysozona Goldband fusilier Indo-West Pacific 21 TL
1864 Pterocaesio digramma Double-lined fusilier Western Pacific 30 TL
2006 Pterocaesio flavifasciata Yellowstripe fusilier Eastern Indian Ocean 20.4 SL
1987 Pterocaesio lativittata Wide-band fusilier Indian Ocean 23 TL
1953 Pterocaesio marri Marr's fusilier Indo-Pacific 35 TL
2008 Pterocaesio monikae Cenderawasih fusilier Western Pacific 9.8 SL
1853 Pterocaesio pisang Banana fusilier Indo-West Pacific 21 TL
1987 Pterocaesio randalli Randall's fusilier Indo-West Pacific 25 TL
1987 Pterocaesio tessellata One-stripe fusilier Indo-West Pacific 25 TL
1830 Pterocaesio tile Dark-banded fusilier Indo-Pacific 30 TL
1987 Pterocaesio trilineata Three-stripe fusilier Indo-Pacific. 20 TL



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