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Scaly headed triplefin

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Kingdom  Animalia
Order  Perciformes
Genus  Karalepis
Higher classification  Karalepis
Phylum  Chordata
Family  Tripterygiidae
Scientific name  Karalepis stewarti
Rank  Species

The scaly-headed triplefin, Karalepis stewarti, is a triplefin, the only species in the genus Karalepis, found around the north east of the North Island of New Zealand from depths of about 5 to 30 m, in reef areas of broken rock.

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Scaly-headed triplefin Wikipedia