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Class: Actinopteri
Order: Trachichthyiformes
Family: Trachichthyidae Slimeheads

Genus: Paratrachichthys

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Paratrachichthys fernandezianus
[Chilean sandpaperfish]



East Indian to Southweste

Paratrachichthys macleayi (Johnston, 1881)

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Paratrachichthys macleayi
[Sandpaper fish]
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Max. Length 24.6 cm SL

 
Paratrachichthys trailli
[Common roughy]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Paratrachichthys fernandezianus Chilean sandpaperfish Southeast Pacific 1887
Paratrachichthys macleayi Sandpaper fish East Indian to Southweste 1881
Paratrachichthys trailli Common roughy Western Pacific 24.6 SL 1875



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