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Class: Actinopteri
Order: Eupercaria/misc
Family: Emmelichthyidae Rovers

Genus: Plagiogeneion

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5 species
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Max. Length 27 cm SL

 
Plagiogeneion fiolenti
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Max. Length 28 cm SL

 
Plagiogeneion geminatum
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Eastern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 47 cm SL
Plagiogeneion macrolepis McCulloch, 1914

Photo by Photo by CSIRO
 
Plagiogeneion macrolepis
[Bigscale rubyfish]



Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 60 cm TL
Plagiogeneion rubiginosum (Hutton, 1875)

Photo by Photo by Yau, B.
 
Plagiogeneion rubiginosum
[Rubyfish]
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Max. Length 23.9 cm SL

 
Plagiogeneion unispina
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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Plagiogeneion fiolenti Western Indian Ocean 27 SL 1991
Plagiogeneion geminatum Southeast Pacific 28 SL 1991
Plagiogeneion macrolepis Bigscale rubyfish Eastern Indian Ocean 47 SL 1914
Plagiogeneion rubiginosum Rubyfish Indo-West Pacific 60 TL 1875
Plagiogeneion unispina Southeast Pacific 23.9 SL 1991



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