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Sea Chubs

 Microcanthus strigatus (Stripey)

Microcanthus strigatus
(Cuvier, 1831)

Stripey

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At one time regarded as a subgroup within the butterflyfish family (Chaetodontidae), however now placed in the Family Kyphosidae, which has 14 genera, 54 species, and only one species in the below mentioned genus, and overall are called Sea Chubs.

Microcanthus


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