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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Scorpaeniformes
Family: Neosebastidae Gurnard scorpionfishes

Genus: Maxillicosta

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Eastern Indian Ocean

 
Maxillicosta lopholepis
[Bigeye gurnard perch]
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Southeastern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 7.9 cm SL

 
Maxillicosta meridianus
[Southern gurnard perch]
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Southwest Pacific
Max. Length 10.1 cm SL

 
Maxillicosta raoulensis
[Red little gurnard perch]
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Southeast Pacific

 
Maxillicosta reticulata
[]

Photo by Yau, B.

Eastern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 12 cm TL
Maxillicosta scabriceps Whitley, 1935

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Maxillicosta scabriceps
[Little gurnard perch]

Photo by CSIRO

Western Pacific
Max. Length 7 cm TL
Maxillicosta whitleyi Eschmeyer & Poss, 1976

Photo by CSIRO
 
Maxillicosta whitleyi
[Whitley's gurnard perch]



6 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Maxillicosta lopholepis Bigeye gurnard perch Eastern Indian Ocean 1976
Maxillicosta meridianus Southern gurnard perch Southeastern Indian Ocean 7.9 SL 2006
Maxillicosta raoulensis Red little gurnard perch Southwest Pacific 10.1 SL 1976
Maxillicosta reticulata Southeast Pacific 1961
Maxillicosta scabriceps Little gurnard perch Eastern Indian Ocean 12 TL 1935
Maxillicosta whitleyi Whitley's gurnard perch Western Pacific 7 TL 1976



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