Pteraclis

Pteraclis is a genus of fish in the family Bramidae, the pomfrets. They are known commonly as fanfishes. The three species are distributed throughout the oceans of the world.[1]

Pteraclis
Pteraclis carolinus.jpg
Pteraclis carolinus
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Pteraclis

Gronow, 1772
Type species
Pteraclis pinnata
Gronow, 1772

SpeciesEdit

Species include:[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Prokofiev, A. M. and E. I. Kukuev, E. I. (2009). Status of fanfishes of the genus Pteraclis from the South-Eastern Pacific Ocean (Perciformes: Bramidae). Journal of Ichthyology 49(8), 688-92.
  2. ^ Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2013). Species of Pteraclis in FishBase. February 2013 version.