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Pseudomonacanthus macrurus.JPG
Pseudomonacanthus macrurus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Tetraodontiformes
Family: Monacanthidae
Genus: Pseudomonacanthus
Bleeker, 1865

Pseudomonacanthus is a genus in the filefishes native to the Indian and western Pacific Oceans.


There are currently 4 recognized species in this genus:[1]


  1. ^ Matsuura, K. (2014): Taxonomy and systematics of tetraodontiform fishes: a review focusing primarily on progress in the period from 1980 to 2014. Ichthyological Research, 62 (1): 72-113.