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Class: Actinopteri
Order: Acanthuriformes
Family: Lobotidae Tripletails

Genus: Lobotes

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Eastern Pacific
Max. Length 100 cm TL
Lobotes pacifica Gilbert, 1898

Photo by Photo by Robertson, R.
 
Lobotes pacifica
[Pacific tripletail]



Tropical and subtropical
Max. Length 110 cm TL
Lobotes surinamensis (Bloch, 1790)

Photo by Photo by Silva, P.
 
Lobotes surinamensis
[Tripletail]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Lobotes pacifica Pacific tripletail Eastern Pacific 100 TL 1898
Lobotes surinamensis Tripletail Tropical and subtropical 110 TL 1790



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