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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Pempheridae Sweepers

Genus: Parapriacanthus

(See list of species below)



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11 species (see list below)

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Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 6.6 cm SL

 
Parapriacanthus argenteus
[]
No picture found
Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 5.0 cm SL

 
Parapriacanthus darros
[]

Photo by Allen, G.R.

Western Central Pacific.
Max. Length 16 cm TL
Parapriacanthus dispar (Herre, 1935)

Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Parapriacanthus dispar
[Deep bullseye]

Photo by CSIRO

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 14 cm TL
Parapriacanthus elongatus (McCulloch, 1911)

Photo by CSIRO
 
Parapriacanthus elongatus
[Elongate bullseye]
No picture found
Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 5.6 cm SL

 
Parapriacanthus guentheri
[]
No picture found
Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 4.2 cm SL

 
Parapriacanthus kwazulu
[]
No picture found
Western Central Pacific.
Max. Length 10 cm TL

 
Parapriacanthus marei
[Redfin sweeper]
No picture found
Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 6.7 cm SL

 
Parapriacanthus punctulatus
[]
No picture found
Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 5.4 cm SL

 
Parapriacanthus rahah
[]

Photo by Patzner, R.

Western Pacific.
Max. Length 10 cm TL
Parapriacanthus ransonneti Steindachner, 1870

Photo by Patzner, R.
 
Parapriacanthus ransonneti
[Pigmy sweeper]
No picture found
Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 6.2 cm SL

 
Parapriacanthus sharm
[]
11 Species of Family Pempheridae with Genus Parapriacanthus
(Sweepers)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1923 Parapriacanthus argenteus Western Indian Ocean 6.6 SL
2016 Parapriacanthus darros Western Indian Ocean 5.0 SL
1935 Parapriacanthus dispar Deep bullseye Western Central Pacific. 16 TL
1911 Parapriacanthus elongatus Elongate bullseye Indo-West Pacific 14 TL
1871 Parapriacanthus guentheri Western Indian Ocean 5.6 SL
2016 Parapriacanthus kwazulu Western Indian Ocean 4.2 SL
1971 Parapriacanthus marei Redfin sweeper Western Central Pacific. 10 TL
2016 Parapriacanthus punctulatus Western Indian Ocean 6.7 SL
2016 Parapriacanthus rahah Western Indian Ocean 5.4 SL
1870 Parapriacanthus ransonneti Pigmy sweeper Western Pacific. 10 TL
2016 Parapriacanthus sharm Western Indian Ocean 6.2 SL



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