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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Centrolophidae Medusafishes

Genus: Seriolella

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Photo by SeaFIC

Southwest Pacific
Max. Length 76 cm TL
Seriolella brama (Günther, 1860)

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Seriolella brama
[Common warehou]

Photo by CSIRO

Southwest Pacific
Max. Length 65 cm SL
Seriolella caerulea Guichenot, 1848

Photo by CSIRO
Seriolella caerulea
[White warehou]

Photo by INIDEP

Southeast Pacific
Max. Length 44 cm TL
Seriolella porosa Guichenot, 1848

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Seriolella porosa
[Choicy ruff]

Photo by SeaFIC

Eastern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 66 cm TL
Seriolella punctata (Forster, 1801)

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Seriolella punctata
[Silver warehou]
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Southwestern Pacific

Seriolella tinro

Photo by Galvez, M.E.

Southeast Pacific
Max. Length 65 cm TL
Seriolella violacea Guichenot, 1848

Photo by Galvez, M.E.
Seriolella violacea
[Palm ruff]

6 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Seriolella brama Common warehou Southwest Pacific 76 TL 1860
Seriolella caerulea White warehou Southwest Pacific 65 SL 1848
Seriolella porosa Choicy ruff Southeast Pacific 44 TL 1848
Seriolella punctata Silver warehou Eastern Indian Ocean 66 TL 1801
Seriolella tinro Southwestern Pacific 1973
Seriolella violacea Palm ruff Southeast Pacific 65 TL 1848

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