Genus Phyllopteryx


A genus with two species endemic to the southern half of Australia.

Author: Martin F. Gomon & Dianne J. Bray

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Martin F. Gomon & Dianne J. Bray, Phyllopteryx in Fishes of Australia, accessed 20 Jun 2024,


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