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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Chironemidae Kelpfishes

Genus: Chironemus

(See list of species below)



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Chironemus bicornis
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Southeastern Pacific

Chironemus delfini (Porter, 1914)

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Chironemus delfini
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Eastern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 20 cm TL
Chironemus georgianus Cuvier, 1829

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Chironemus georgianus
[Western kelpfish]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 35 cm TL
Chironemus maculosus (Richardson, 1850)

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Chironemus maculosus
[Silver spot]



Southwest Pacific
Max. Length 40 cm SL
Chironemus marmoratus Günther, 1860

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Chironemus marmoratus
[Kelpfish]
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Chironemus microlepis
[Smallscale kelpfish]



6 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Chironemus bicornis Southeast Pacific 1898
Chironemus delfini Southeastern Pacific 1914
Chironemus georgianus Western kelpfish Eastern Indian Ocean 20 TL 1829
Chironemus maculosus Silver spot Western Pacific 35 TL 1850
Chironemus marmoratus Kelpfish Southwest Pacific 40 SL 1860
Chironemus microlepis Smallscale kelpfish Southwest Pacific 1916



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