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Family: Bembridae Deepwater flatheads



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Northwest Pacific

Bambradon laevis (Nyström, 1887)

Photo by Photo by Sjölin, E.
 
Bambradon laevis
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Bembradium furici
[]



Pacific Ocean
Max. Length 11 cm SL
Bembradium roseum Gilbert, 1905

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Bembradium roseum
[]
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Max. Length 25 cm SL

 
Bembras adenensis
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Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 30 cm SL
Bembras japonica Cuvier, 1829

Photo by Photo by Ho, H.-C.
 
Bembras japonica
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Max. Length 20 cm SL

 
Bembras longipinnis
[Longfin flathead]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 27.3 cm SL
Bembras macrolepis Imamura, 1998

Photo by Photo by Graham, K.
 
Bembras macrolepis
[Bigscale flathead]
No picture found

Max. Length 23 cm SL

 
Bembras megacephala
[Greenspotted flathead]
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Brachybembras aschemeieri
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9 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Bambradon laevis Northwest Pacific 1887
Bembradium furici Western Pacific. 1979
Bembradium roseum Pacific Ocean 11 SL 1905
Bembras adenensis Western Indian Ocean 25 SL 1997
Bembras japonica Indo-West Pacific 30 SL 1829
Bembras longipinnis Longfin flathead Western Pacific 20 SL 1998
Bembras macrolepis Bigscale flathead Western Pacific 27.3 SL 1998
Bembras megacephala Greenspotted flathead Eastern Indian Ocean 23 SL 1998
Brachybembras aschemeieri Western Pacific. 1938



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