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Class: Actinopteri
Order: Perciformes/Scorpaenoidei
Family: Triglidae Searobins
Subfamily: Prionotinae
Genus: Bellator

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8 species
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Western Atlantic
Max. Length 10 cm TL
Bellator brachychir (Regan, 1914)

Photo by Photo by NOAA\NMFS\Mississippi Laboratory
 
Bellator brachychir
[Shortfin searobin]



Western Atlantic
Max. Length 20 cm TL
Bellator egretta (Goode & Bean, 1896)

Photo by Photo by NOAA\NMFS\Mississippi Laboratory
 
Bellator egretta
[Streamer searobin]
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Max. Length 11.2 cm SL

 
Bellator farrago
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Eastern Pacific
Max. Length 15 cm TL
Bellator gymnostethus (Gilbert, 1892)

Photo by Photo by Robertson, R.
 
Bellator gymnostethus
[Naked-belly searobin]



Eastern Pacific
Max. Length 15 cm TL
Bellator loxias (Jordan, 1897)

Photo by Photo by Robertson, R.
 
Bellator loxias
[Barred searobin]



Western Atlantic
Max. Length 12.5 cm TL
Bellator militaris (Goode & Bean, 1896)

Photo by Photo by NOAA\NMFS\Mississippi Laboratory
 
Bellator militaris
[Horned searobin]



Western Atlantic
Max. Length 9.9 cm SL
Bellator ribeiroi Miller, 1965

Photo by Photo by JAMARC
 
Bellator ribeiroi
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Eastern Pacific
Max. Length 11 cm TL
Bellator xenisma (Jordan & Bollman, 1890)

Photo by Photo by Robertson, R.
 
Bellator xenisma
[Splitnose searobin]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Bellator brachychir Shortfin searobin Western Atlantic 10 TL 1914
Bellator egretta Streamer searobin Western Atlantic 20 TL 1896
Bellator farrago Southeast Pacific 11.2 SL 1998
Bellator gymnostethus Naked-belly searobin Eastern Pacific 15 TL 1892
Bellator loxias Barred searobin Eastern Pacific 15 TL 1897
Bellator militaris Horned searobin Western Atlantic 12.5 TL 1896
Bellator ribeiroi Western Atlantic 9.9 SL 1965
Bellator xenisma Splitnose searobin Eastern Pacific 11 TL 1890



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