Species under Pegantha
n= 22
Species name Common name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Pegantha aureola
(Haeckel, 1879)
Western Indian Ocean 3
Pegantha biloba
Haeckel, 1879
Eastern Central Pacific 2.5
Pegantha clara
Bigelow, 1909
Antarctic Atlantic, Eastern Pacific and Atlantic Ocean 5
Pegantha cyanostylis
(Eschscholtz, 1829)
Eastern Central Pacific and Northeast Atlantic 5
Pegantha dactyletra
Maas, 1893
Western Central Atlantic 3
Pegantha dodecagona
(Peron & Lesueur, 1908)
Southern Atlantic 4
Pegantha forskali
(Haeckel, 1879)
Eastern Indian Ocean and Central Atlantic 2
Pegantha godeffroyi
(Haeckel, 1879)
Eastern Central Pacific 0.6
Pegantha laevis
Bigelow, 1909
Eastern Pacific and Atlantic Ocean 4
Pegantha lunulata
(Haeckel, 1879)
Eastern Central Atlantic 2
Pegantha magnifica
Haeckel, 1879
Pacific Ocean 5
Pegantha martagon
Haeckel, 1879
Antarctic, Atlantic and Pacific Oceans 3
Pegantha mollicina
(Forsskål, 1775)
Mediterranean 4
Pegantha pantheon
Haeckel, 1879
Western Central Pacific 2
Pegantha punctata
(Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)
Eastern Central Pacific 9
Pegantha quadriloba
Haeckel, 1879
Southeast Atlantic 2
Pegantha rubiginosa
(Koelliker, 1853)
Southwest Pacific, Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean 1.6
Pegantha sieboldi
(Haeckel, 1879)
Central Atlantic 2
Pegantha triloba
Haeckel, 1879
Antarctic Atlantic, Indo-Pacific, Atlantic Ocean and Mediterranean 3
Pegantha weberi
(Haeckel, 1879)
Pacific Ocean 5
Pegantha zonaria
(Haeckel, 1879)
Mediterranean 1.2
Pegantha zonorchis
(Haeckel, 1879)
Atlantic Ocean 1.6
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