Fish Identification: Find Species

Class: Teleostei
Order: Mugiliformes
Family: Mugilidae Mullets

Genus: Cestraeus

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Cestraeus goldiei Goldie river mullet Asia and Oceania 40 FL 1883
Cestraeus oxyrhyncus Sharp-nosed river mullet Asia and Oceania 39 TL 1836
Cestraeus plicatilis Lobed river mullet Asia 32.5 TL 1836



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