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Family: Zeniontidae Armoreye dories



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Max. Length 10 cm TL

 
Capromimus abbreviatus
[Capro dory]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 7 cm SL
Cyttomimus affinis Weber, 1913

Photo by Photo by Shao, K.T.
 
Cyttomimus affinis
[False dory]
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Cyttomimus stelgis
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Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 15.6 cm TL
Zenion hololepis (Goode & Bean, 1896)

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Zenion hololepis
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Western Pacific
Max. Length 10 cm SL
Zenion japonicum Kamohara, 1934

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Zenion japonicum
[Japanese dory]



Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 16 cm TL
Zenion leptolepis (Gilchrist & von Bonde, 1924)

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Zenion leptolepis
[Elongate dory]
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Max. Length 10.8 cm SL

 
Zenion longipinnis
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7 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Capromimus abbreviatus Capro dory Southwest Pacific 10 TL 1875
Cyttomimus affinis False dory Western Pacific 7 SL 1913
Cyttomimus stelgis Pacific 1905
Zenion hololepis Western Indian Ocean 15.6 TL 1896
Zenion japonicum Japanese dory Western Pacific 10 SL 1934
Zenion leptolepis Elongate dory Western Indian Ocean 16 TL 1924
Zenion longipinnis Eastern Atlantic 10.8 SL 1970



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