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    • Nematistius
  • English
    • roosterfish

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Recent observations

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What

roosterfish Nematistius pectoralis

Observer

albertomendoza

Date

October 16, 2013

Photos / Sounds

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What

roosterfish Nematistius pectoralis

Observer

joseduardo21

Date

September 13, 2014

Place

nayarit (Google, OSM)
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Description from Wikipedia

The roosterfish, Nematistius pectoralis, is a game fish found in the warmer waters of the East Pacific from Baja California to Peru. It is the only species in the genus Nematistius and the family Nematistiidae. It is distinguished by its "rooster comb", seven very long spines of the dorsal fin.

No range data available.