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

Longsnout Boarfish at Bicheno
Photographer: John Fergusson © John Fergusson

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

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Tags fishes, ichthyology, Pentacerotidae, Boarfishes, Armourheads,