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  Orange Roughy (Hoplostethus atlanticus)

Orange Roughy | Hoplostethus atlanticus photo
Orange Roughy at Melbourne Museum.

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Orange Roughy | Hoplostethus atlanticus photo
Sailfish - Mahe Beach, Seychelles

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ORANGE ROUGHY FACTS



Classification
Class:Actinopterygii
Order:Beryciformes
Family:Trachichthyidae
Genus:Hoplostethus
Species:atlanticus
Common Name:Orange Roughy