Semicossyphus

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Semicossyphus
Sheephead.JPG
California Sheephead (S. pulcher)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Labridae
Genus: Semicossyphus
Günther, 1861
Type species
Cossyphus reticulatus
Valenciennes, 1839
Synonyms
  • Pimelometopon T. N. Gill, 1864

Semicossyphus is a genus of wrasses native to the Pacific Ocean.[1]

Species[edit]

The currently recognized species in this genus are:[1]

References[edit]

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