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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Albuliformes
Family: Albulidae Bonefishes
Subfamily: Pterothrissinae
Genus: Pterothrissus

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2 species (see list below)

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Photo by FAO

Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 40 cm SL
Pterothrissus belloci Cadenat, 1937

Photo by FAO
 
Pterothrissus belloci
[Longfin bonefish]

Photo by Yang, N.-S.

Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 50 cm TL
Pterothrissus gissu Hilgendorf, 1877

Photo by Yang, N.-S.
 
Pterothrissus gissu
[Japanese gissu]
2 Species of Family Albulidae with Genus Pterothrissus
(Bonefishes)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1937 Pterothrissus belloci Longfin bonefish Eastern Atlantic 40 SL
1877 Pterothrissus gissu Japanese gissu Northwest Pacific 50 TL



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