Cat-eLog Right Arrow Doradidae Right Arrow Doradinae Right Arrow The genus Megalodoras

Jump to next section Summary of Megalodoras
Etymology Megalodoras: From the Greek mega, meaning large, and doras, meaning skin (also a word commonly used in forming generic names for doradids); in reference to the large size.
Size Smallest 530mm, largest 700mm, average 615mm, most commonly 700mm. All SL.
Species There are 2 "species" in the database
Keepers 1 species (50%) are being kept by registered keepers
New spp. / time
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Jump to next section Most Kept Species
1. Megalodoras uranoscopus (100%)
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