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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Scorpaeniformes
Family: Cyclopteridae Lumpfishes

Genus: Cyclopteropsis

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Cyclopteropsis bergi Northwest Pacific 7 TL 1929
Cyclopteropsis brashnikowi Northwest Pacific 1904
Cyclopteropsis inarmatus Bumpy lumpsucker North Pacific 6.4 TL 1956
Cyclopteropsis jordani Smooth lumpfish Arctic 6.1 SL 1929
Cyclopteropsis lindbergi Northwest Pacific 7 TL 1930
Cyclopteropsis mcalpini Arctic lumpsucker Arctic 7.5 TL 1914
Cyclopteropsis popovi Northwest Pacific 1929



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