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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Beloniformes
Family: Exocoetidae Flyingfishes

Genus: Fodiator

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2 species (see list below)

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Photo by FAO

Northeast Pacific and Eas
Max. Length 18 cm TL
Fodiator acutus (Valenciennes, 1847)

Photo by FAO
 
Fodiator acutus
[Sharpchin flyingfish]

Photo by Robertson, R.

Eastern Pacific
Max. Length 19 cm SL
Fodiator rostratus (Günther, 1866)

Photo by Robertson, R.
 
Fodiator rostratus
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2 Species of Family Exocoetidae with Genus Fodiator
(Flyingfishes)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1847 Fodiator acutus Sharpchin flyingfish Northeast Pacific and Eas 18 TL
1866 Fodiator rostratus Eastern Pacific 19 SL



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