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Class: Actinopteri
Order: Eupercaria/misc
Family: Emmelichthyidae Rovers

Genus: Erythrocles

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6 species
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Max. Length 8.9 cm SL

 
Erythrocles acarina
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Max. Length 15.7 cm SL

 
Erythrocles microceps
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Western Atlantic
Max. Length 65 cm TL
Erythrocles monodi Poll & Cadenat, 1954

Photo by Photo by Cambraia Duarte, P.M.N. (c)ImagDOP
 
Erythrocles monodi
[Atlantic rubyfish]



Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 72 cm TL
Erythrocles schlegelii (Richardson, 1846)

Photo by Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Erythrocles schlegelii
[Japanese rubyfish]



Pacific Ocean
Max. Length 30 cm TL
Erythrocles scintillans (Jordan & Thompson, 1912)

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Erythrocles scintillans
[Golden kali kali]
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Max. Length 15.9 cm SL

 
Erythrocles taeniatus
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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Erythrocles acarina Western Indian Ocean 8.9 SL 1974
Erythrocles microceps Northwest Pacific 15.7 SL 1998
Erythrocles monodi Atlantic rubyfish Western Atlantic 65 TL 1954
Erythrocles schlegelii Japanese rubyfish Indo-West Pacific 72 TL 1846
Erythrocles scintillans Golden kali kali Pacific Ocean 30 TL 1912
Erythrocles taeniatus Western Pacific 15.9 SL 1992



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