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Plectranthias sagamiensis
Plectranthias takasei
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Serranidae
Subfamily: Anthiadinae
Genus: Plectranthias
Bleeker, 1873

Zalanthias Jordan & Richardson, 1910

Plectranthias is a genus of fish in the family Serranidae found in the Atlantic, Indian and Pacific Ocean.


There are currently 52 recognized species in this genus:


  1. ^ Bineesh, K.K., Akhilesh, K.V., Gopalakrishnan, A. & Jena, J.K. (2014): Plectranthias alcocki, a new anthiine fish species (Perciformes: Serranidae) from the Arabian Sea, off southwest India. Zootaxa, 3785 (3): 490-496.
  2. ^ Allen, G.R. & Walsh, F. (2015): Plectranthias bennetti, a new species of anthiine fish (Pisces: Serranidae) from the Coral Sea, Australia. Journal of the Ocean Science Foundation, 16: 82-89.
  3. ^ a b Wu, K.-Y., Randall, J.E. & Chen, J.-P. (2011): Two New Species of Anthiine Fishes of the Genus Plectranthias (Perciformes: Serranidae) from Taiwan. Zoological Studies, 50 (2): 247-253.
  4. ^ Williams, J.T., Delrieu-Trottin, E. & Planes, S. (2013): Two new fish species of the subfamily Anthiinae (Perciformes, Serranidae) from the Marquesas. Zootaxa, 3647 (1): 167-180.
  5. ^ Gill, A.C., Tea, Y.-K. & Senou, H. (2016): Plectranthias takasei, new species of anthiadine fish from southern Japan (Teleostei: Serranidae). Zootaxa, 4205 (4): 349-356.

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