Species under Pentaceros
n= 6
Species name Common name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Pentaceros capensis
Cuvier, 1829
Cape armourhead Southeast Atlantic to West Indian Ocean 35
Pentaceros decacanthus
G√ľnther, 1859
Bigspined boarfish Indo-Pacific 25.5
Pentaceros japonicus
Steindachner, 1883
Japanese armorhead Western Pacific 25
Pentaceros quinquespinis
Parin & Kotlyar, 1988
Southeast Pacific
Pentaceros richardsoni
Smith, 1844
Pelagic armourhead Southeast Atlantic 56
Pentaceros wheeleri
(Hardy, 1983)
Slender armorhead North Pacific 44
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