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Family: Latridae Trumpeters

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Southwest Pacific
Max. Length 80 cm FL
Latridopsis ciliaris (Forster, 1801)

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Latridopsis ciliaris
[Blue moki]

Photo by Camrrubi, J.-F.

Eastern Indian Ocean and
Max. Length 65 cm TL
Latridopsis forsteri (Castelnau, 1872)

Photo by Camrrubi, J.-F.
Latridopsis forsteri
[Bastard trumpeter]

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Southern Hemisphere
Max. Length 120 cm TL
Latris lineata (Forster, 1801)

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Latris lineata
[Striped trumpeter]
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South Pacific Ocean
Max. Length 69.2 cm SL

Latris pacifica
[Silver trumpeter]

Photo by Tyler, P.

Throughout subantarctic a
Max. Length 40 cm TL
Mendosoma lineatum Guichenot, 1848

Photo by Tyler, P.
Mendosoma lineatum
[Telescope fish]

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Latridopsis ciliaris Blue moki Southwest Pacific 80 FL 1801
Latridopsis forsteri Bastard trumpeter Eastern Indian Ocean and 65 TL 1872
Latris lineata Striped trumpeter Southern Hemisphere 120 TL 1801
Latris pacifica Silver trumpeter South Pacific Ocean 69.2 SL 2003
Mendosoma lineatum Telescope fish Throughout subantarctic a 40 TL 1848

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