Notopogon armatus

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Notopogon armatus
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Syngnathiformes
Family: Macroramphosidae
Genus: Notopogon
N. armatus
Binomial name
Notopogon armatus
Sauvage, 1879
  • Centriscus armatus Sauvage, 1879
  • Scolopacichthys armatus Sauvage 1879

Notopogon armatus is a species of fish in the family Centriscidae. This species is endemic to the central Indian Ocean, near the Ile Amsterdam and Ile St. Paul.[1] It has been found at depths of 28–100 metres (92–328 ft). It can grow to lengths of 33 centimetres (13 in).[2]


  1. ^ a b c Cameron, C. & Pollom, R. (2016). "Notopogon armatus". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2016: e.T65362908A67619033. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-1.RLTS.T65362908A67619033.en.
  2. ^ Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2018). "Notopogon armatus" in FishBase. February 2018 version.

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