Embiotoca

Embiotoca is a genus of surfperches native to the eastern Pacific Ocean.

Embiotoca
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A black surfperch (Embiotoca jacksoni) at the New England Aquarium, Boston
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A Pile surfperch (Rhacochilus vacca ) from Monterey, California
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Clade: Percomorpha
(unranked): Ovalentaria
Family: Embiotocidae
Genus: Embiotoca
Agassiz, 1853
Type species
Embiotoca jacksoni
Agassiz, 1853

SpeciesEdit

There are currently two recognized species in this genus:[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2013). Species of Embiotoca in FishBase. April 2013 version.

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