SELECT DISTINCT SPECIES.Genus AS ResultField1, SPECIES.Species AS ResultField2, SPECIES.Author AS ResultField3, SPECIES.FBname AS ResultField4, SPECIES.FamCode AS ResultField5, SPECIES.SpecCode AS ID_Field, SPECIES.Length AS ResultField6, SPECIES.LTypeMaxM AS ResultField7, SPECIES.LengthFemale AS ResultField20, SPECIES.LTypeMaxF AS ResultField21, synonyms.year, FAMILIES.CommonName, FAMILIES.Family FROM (SPECIES LEFT JOIN synonyms ON SPECIES.SpecCode = synonyms.SpecCode) INNER JOIN FAMILIES ON SPECIES.FamCode = FAMILIES.FamCode WHERE (FAMILIES.FamCode =SPECIES.FamCode) AND (synonyms.valid <> 0) And ((FAMILIES.FamCode)=359) AND ((Families.Order)= 'Mugiliformes') AND ((Species.Genus) = 'Liza') And ((FAMILIES.Class)='Actinopterygii') ORDER BY species.genus, species.species Fish Identification
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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Mugiliformes
Family: Mugilidae Mullets

Genus: Liza

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Photo by Shao, K.T.

Indian Ocean
Max. Length 18 cm TL
Liza carinata (Valenciennes, 1836)

Photo by Shao, K.T.
 
Liza carinata
[Keeled mullet]

Photo by Randall, J.E.

Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 20 cm TL
Liza klunzingeri (Day, 1888)

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Liza klunzingeri
[Klunzinger's mullet]
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Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 20 cm TL

 
Liza luciae
[St. Lucia mullet]
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Indian Ocean

 
Liza mandapamensis
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Photo by Randall, J.E.

Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 30 cm TL
Liza persicus (Senou, Randall & Okiyama, 1995)

Photo by Randall, J.E.
 
Liza persicus
[Persian mullet]
No picture found
Western Central Pacific
Max. Length 26.1 cm FL

 
Liza ramsayi
[Ramsay's mullet]



6 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Liza carinata Keeled mullet Indian Ocean 18 TL 1836
Liza klunzingeri Klunzinger's mullet Western Indian Ocean 20 TL 1888
Liza luciae St. Lucia mullet Western Indian Ocean 20 TL 1967
Liza mandapamensis Indian Ocean 1997
Liza persicus Persian mullet Western Indian Ocean 30 TL 1995
Liza ramsayi Ramsay's mullet Western Central Pacific 26.1 FL 1883



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