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Family: Tetragonuridae Squaretails



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Atlantic, Indian and Paci
Max. Length 50 cm TL
Tetragonurus atlanticus Lowe, 1839

Photo by Photo by Canadian Museum of Nature, Ottawa, Canada
 
Tetragonurus atlanticus
[Bigeye squaretail]



Eastern Pacific
Max. Length 70 cm TL
Tetragonurus cuvieri Risso, 1810

Photo by Photo by Cruscanti, M.
 
Tetragonurus cuvieri
[Smalleye squaretail]
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Tetragonurus pacificus
[Pacific squaretail]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Tetragonurus atlanticus Bigeye squaretail Atlantic, Indian and Paci 50 TL 1839
Tetragonurus cuvieri Smalleye squaretail Eastern Pacific 70 TL 1810
Tetragonurus pacificus Pacific squaretail Indian and Pacific 1953



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