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Centracanthus cirrus

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Kingdom  Animalia
Family  Sparidae
Rank  Species
Class  Actinopterygii
Phylum  Chordata
Order  Perciformes
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Genus  Centracanthus Rafinesque, 1810
Similar  Spicara smaris, Spicara, Spicara maena, Perciformes, Spicara flexuosa

Centracanthus cirrus, also known as the curled picarel, is a species of picarel native to the eastern Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea. It has been found at depths down to 1,000 metres (3,300 ft). This species grows to a length of 34 centimetres (13 in) TL though usually not exceeding 12 centimetres (4.7 in). This species is of minor importance to local commercial fisheries. This species is the only known member of its genus.


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