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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Plesiopidae Roundheads
Subfamily: Plesiopinae
Genus: Steeneichthys

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2 species (see list below)

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Photo by Allen, G.R.

Eastern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 3.2 cm TL
Steeneichthys nativitatus Allen, 1987

Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Steeneichthys nativitatus
[Christmas longfin]

Photo by Allen, G.R.

Western Pacific
Max. Length 3 cm TL
Steeneichthys plesiopsus Allen & Randall, 1985

Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Steeneichthys plesiopsus
[Steene's prettyfin]
2 Species of Family Plesiopidae with Genus Steeneichthys
(Roundheads)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1987 Steeneichthys nativitatus Christmas longfin Eastern Indian Ocean 3.2 TL
1985 Steeneichthys plesiopsus Steene's prettyfin Western Pacific 3 TL



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