Pentacerotidae - Boarfishes

Use the table to access images and fact sheets of the pentacerotid fishes on the site. The family includes the armourheads and boarfishes.

Longsnout Boarfish at Bicheno

John Fergusson © John Fergusson

Parazanclistius hutchinsi Short Boarfish
Paristiopterus gallipavo Yellowspotted Boarfish
Paristiopterus labiosus Giant Boarfish
Pentaceropsis recurvirostris Longsnout Boarfish
Pseudopentaceros richardsoni Pelagic Armourhead


Mark McGrouther , Collection Manager, Ichthyology
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Tags fishes, ichthyology, Pentacerotidae, Boarfishes, Armourheads,