Fish Identification: Find Species

Class: Teleostei
Order: Tetraodontiformes
Family: Balistidae Triggerfishes

Genus: Pseudobalistes

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Pseudobalistes flavimarginatus Yellowmargin triggerfish Indo-Pacific 60 TL 1829
Pseudobalistes fuscus Yellow-spotted triggerfish Indo-Pacific 55 TL 1801
Pseudobalistes naufragium Stone triggerfish Eastern Pacific from Baja 100 TL 1895



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