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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Terapontidae Grunters or tigerperches

Genus: Scortum

(See list of species below)



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Max. Length 35 cm SL

 
Scortum barcoo
[Barcoo grunter]
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Max. Length 35 cm SL

 
Scortum hillii
[Leathery grunter]
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Max. Length 24 cm SL

 
Scortum neili
[Neil's grunter]
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Max. Length 38 cm SL

 
Scortum parviceps
[Smallhead grunter]



4 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Scortum barcoo Barcoo grunter Oceania 35 SL 1917
Scortum hillii Leathery grunter Oceania 35 SL 1878
Scortum neili Neil's grunter Oceania 24 SL 1993
Scortum parviceps Smallhead grunter Oceania 38 SL 1883



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