Classification
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    • Sawbellies
    • Beryciforms
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    • キンメダイ目
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    • Beryciformes
  • Spanish
    • Peces soldado y parientes

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Recent observations

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What

Dusky Squirrelfish Sargocentron vexillarium

Observer

ekmoody

Date

January 25, 2013 08:17 PM MST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Violet Soldierfish Myripristis violacea

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

December 14, 2016 09:30 AM AWST

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

richardling

Date

February 27, 2010 11:22 AM AEDT

Description

A Southern Roughy (Trachichthys australis)

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

richardling

Date

January 26, 2010 10:34 AM AEDT

Description

A Southern Roughy (Trachichthys australis) with Immaculate Damsel (Mecaenichthys immaculatus)

Photos / Sounds

Observer

richardling

Date

January 26, 2010 10:33 AM AEDT

Description

A pair of Southern Roughies (Trachichthys australis)

Photos / Sounds

What

Golden snapper Centroberyx affinis

Observer

richardling

Date

December 30, 2009 10:30 AM AEDT

Description

A shoal of Nannygai (Centroberyx affinis)

Photos / Sounds

Observer

richardling

Date

December 5, 2009 09:48 AM AEDT

Description

A Violet Roughy (Optivus agastos)

Photos / Sounds

What

Crimson Soldierfish Myripristis murdjan

Observer

richardling

Date

October 6, 2009 09:43 AM AEDT

Description

Crimson Soldierfish (Myripristis murdjan)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Pineapplefish Cleidopus gloriamaris

Observer

richardling

Date

June 8, 2009 08:16 AM AEST

Description

A Pineapplefish (Cleidopus gloriamaris)

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Description from Wikipedia

Beryciformes is an order of ray-finned fishes. This is a poorly understood group of 7 families. Most species live in deep marine waters and avoid bright light, coming closer to the surface at night.

No range data available.
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