|Spotted sicklefish (D. punctata)|
T. N. Gill, 1872
G. Cuvier, 1831
Drepane is a genus of fishes known commonly as the sicklefishes. It is the only genus in the perciform fish family Drepaneidae. These fish occur in the Indian and western Pacific Oceans, and in the eastern Atlantic near Africa.
The currently recognized species in this genus are:
- Drepane africana Osório, 1892 – African sicklefish
- Drepane longimana (Bloch & J. G. Schneider, 1801) – concertina fish
- Drepane punctata Linnaeus, 1758 – spotted sicklefish