Lopholatilus

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Lopholatilus
Great northern tilefish.jpg
Great Northern Tilefish (L. chamaeleonticeps)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Malacanthidae
Genus: Lopholatilus
Goode & T. H. Bean, 1879
Type species
Lopholatilus chamaeleonticeps
Goode & T. H. Bean, 1879

Lopholatilus is a small genus of tilefishes native to the western Atlantic Ocean.[1]

Species[edit]

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

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Froese, Rainer, and Daniel Pauly, eds. (2013). Species of Lopholatilus in FishBase. December 2013 version.