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Family: Paraulopidae Cucumber fishes



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14 species
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Max. Length 14 cm SL

 
Paraulopus atripes
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Southwest Pacific
Max. Length 32 cm SL
Paraulopus balteatus Gomon, 2010

Photo by Photo by Humphreys, S.
 
Paraulopus balteatus
[Banded cucumberfish]
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Max. Length 13 cm SL

 
Paraulopus brevirostris
[Shortsnout cucumberfish]
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Max. Length 12.5 cm SL

 
Paraulopus filamentosus
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Max. Length 14.6 cm SL

 
Paraulopus japonicus
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Max. Length 13.2 cm SL

 
Paraulopus legandi
[]
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Max. Length 16.2 cm SL

 
Paraulopus longianalis
[Longfin Cucumberfish]
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Max. Length 17.3 cm TL

 
Paraulopus maculatus
[]
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Max. Length 24.3 cm SL

 
Paraulopus melanogrammus
[Blackline cucumberfish]
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Max. Length 32.2 cm SL

 
Paraulopus melanostomus
[Licoricemouth cucumberfish]



Southwest Pacific
Max. Length 25 cm FL
Paraulopus nigripinnis (Günther, 1878)

Photo by Photo by CSIRO
 
Paraulopus nigripinnis
[Cucumber fish]
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Paraulopus novaeseelandiae
[]



Western Pacific
Max. Length 8.5 cm SL
Paraulopus oblongus (Kamohara, 1953)

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Paraulopus oblongus
[]



Southwest Pacific

Paraulopus okamurai Sato & Nakabo, 2002

Photo by Photo by Graham, K.
 
Paraulopus okamurai
[Piedtip cucumberfish]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Paraulopus atripes Western Indian Ocean 14 SL 2003
Paraulopus balteatus Banded cucumberfish Southwest Pacific 32 SL 2010
Paraulopus brevirostris Shortsnout cucumberfish Western Pacific 13 SL 1981
Paraulopus filamentosus Northwest Pacific 12.5 SL 1982
Paraulopus japonicus Northwest Pacific 14.6 SL 1956
Paraulopus legandi Western Central Pacific 13.2 SL 1979
Paraulopus longianalis Longfin Cucumberfish Eastern Indian Ocean 16.2 SL 2010
Paraulopus maculatus Western Indian Ocean 17.3 TL 1967
Paraulopus melanogrammus Blackline cucumberfish Western Pacific 24.3 SL 2004
Paraulopus melanostomus Licoricemouth cucumberfish Eastern Indian Ocean 32.2 SL 2010
Paraulopus nigripinnis Cucumber fish Southwest Pacific 25 FL 1878
Paraulopus novaeseelandiae Southwest Pacific 2002
Paraulopus oblongus Western Pacific 8.5 SL 1953
Paraulopus okamurai Piedtip cucumberfish Southwest Pacific 2002



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