Dutch Caribbean Species Register

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Orangespotted Filefish Cantherhines pullus

Photo: Larry Morin

Classification

Cantherhines [genus] (2)
pullus [species]

Classification

Cantherhines [genus] (2)
pullus [species]

Names

English name Orangespotted Filefish
Papiamento name Piesjie Porco Fluit
Valid name Cantherhines pullus (Ranzani, 1842)
Synonym Pseudomonacanthus amphioxys Cope, 1871
Misspelled name Cantherines pullus (Ranzani, 1842)

Classification