Pacific harvestfish

The Pacific harvestfish lives in the benthopelagic, marine environment.

The similar Longfinned Butterfish, or Pacific Harvestfish, is found in Mexican waters on the Cortez coast of Baja California Sur, from La Paz to San Felipe, and on mainland Mexico from Mazatlan south to Guatemala. More

Common names

Butterfish in English
Gallinazo in Spanish (español)
harvestfish in English
Pacific harvestfish in English
Pacifisk høst-smørfisk in Danish (dansk)
palometa in English
palometa in sp
palometa in Spanish (español)
Palometa cometrapo in Spanish (español)
Palometa del Pacifíco in Spanish (español)
Pampanito in sp
Pámpano in Spanish (español)
Stromaté du Pacifique in French (français)
中間低鰭鯧 in Mandarin Chinese
中间低鳍鲳 in Mandarin Chinese

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Order : Perciformes
Family : Stromateidae
Genus : Peprilus
Species : Peprilus medius
Authority : Peters, 1869