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Myripristus jacobus.jpg
Myripristis jacobus
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Holocentriformes
Family: Holocentridae
Subfamily: Myripristinae
J. Richardson, 1846

Myripristinae is a subfamily of the Holocentridae fish.

They are typically known as soldierfish.


  1. ^ Froese, Rainer, and Daniel Pauly, eds. (2012). "Holocentridae" in FishBase. October 2012 version.

External links[edit]

  • "Myripristinae". Integrated Taxonomic Information System.
  • World Register of Marine Species link: Myripristinae (+species list)
  • "Myripristinae". National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI).