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Family: Grammatidae Basslets



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Gramma brasiliensis Brazilian basslet Southwest Atlantic 6.6 SL 1998
Gramma dejongi Golden fairy basslet Caribbean 4.5 TL 2010
Gramma linki Yellowlined basslet Western Central Atlantic 7 TL 1978
Gramma loreto Royal gramma Western Central Atlantic 8 TL 1868
Gramma melacara Blackcap basslet Western Central Atlantic 10 TL 1963
Lipogramma anabantoides Dusky basslet Western Central Atlantic 1.4 SL 1960
Lipogramma barrettorum Blue-spotted basslet Caribbean 2.8 SL 2018
Lipogramma evides Banded basslet Western Central Atlantic 4 TL 1979
Lipogramma flavescens Yellow basslet Western Central Atlantic 2.2 SL 1988
Lipogramma haberi Yellow-banded basslet Caribbean 4.0 SL 2016
Lipogramma klayi Bicolor basslet Western Central Atlantic 4 TL 1963
Lipogramma levinsoni Hourglass basslet Caribbean 2.8 SL 2016
Lipogramma regia Royal basslet Western Central Atlantic 2.5 TL 1979
Lipogramma robinsi Yellowbar basslet Western Central Atlantic 2.2 SL 1997
Lipogramma rosea Rosy basslet Western Central Atlantic 4.8 SL 1979
Lipogramma schrieri Maori basslet Caribbean 2018
Lipogramma trilineata Threeline basslet Western Atlantic 3.5 TL 1963



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