Smallscaled gurnards

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Smallscaled gurnards
Helidonichthys spinosus.jpg
Red Gurnard, (C. spinosus)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Scorpaeniformes
Family: Triglidae
Genus: Chelidonichthys
Kaup, 1873
Type species
Trigla hirundo (jr. synonym of T. lucerna)
Linnaeus, 1758

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  • Aspitrigla Fowler, 1925

Smallscaled gurnards (Chelidonichthys) is a fish genus in the family Triglidae.


There are currently five recognized species in this genus:[1]


  1. ^ Froese, Rainer, and Daniel Pauly, eds. (2012). Species of Chelidonichthys in FishBase. December 2012 version.

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