List of Deep-water Fishes reported from Australia
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Table 1: 845 species currently present in the country/island (endemic, native, introduced, reintroduced);
Table 2: 33 species possibly present in the country/island (stray, questionable);
Table 3: 5 species demonstrated to be absent in the country/island (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: 883 species reported from the country/island altogether.
Table 1: 845 species currently present in the country/island.
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Order Family Species Occurrence FishBase name Name Habitat Depth (m)
Stephanoberyciformes Stephanoberycidae Acanthochaenus luetkeniinative Pricklefish  benthopelagic1655 - 5397 
Perciformes Acropomatidae Acropoma japonicumnative Glowbelly Japanese seabass bathypelagic100 - 500 
Notacanthiformes Halosauridae Aldrovandia affinisnative Gilbert's halosaurid fish Allied halosaur benthopelagic730 - 2560 
Notacanthiformes Halosauridae Aldrovandia phalacranative Hawaiian halosaurid fish Baldhead halosaur benthopelagic500 - 2300 
Aulopiformes Alepisauridae Alepisaurus brevirostrisnative Short snouted lancetfish Shortnose lancetfish bathypelagic640 - 1591 
Aulopiformes Alepisauridae Alepisaurus feroxnative Long snouted lancetfish Longnose lancetfish bathypelagic 
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Alepocephalus antipodianusnative Antipodean slickhead Antipodean slickhead bathydemersal430 - 1160 
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Alepocephalus australisnative Small scaled brown slickhead Smallscale slickhead bathydemersal1000 - 2600 
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Alepocephalus bicolornative Bicolor slickhead Bicolor slickhead bathydemersal439 - 1080 
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Alepocephalus longirostrisnative Longsnout slickhead Longsnout slickhead bathydemersal1000 - 1537 
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Alepocephalus triangularisnative Triangulate slickhead Triangulate slickhead bathydemersal1000 - 1140 
Zeiformes Oreosomatidae Allocyttus nigernative Black oreo Black oreodory bathypelagic560 - 1300 
Zeiformes Oreosomatidae Allocyttus verrucosusnative Warty dory Warty oreodory bathypelagic 
Rajiformes Rajidae Amblyraja hyperboreanative Arctic skate Boreal skate bathydemersal140 - 2500 
Beryciformes Anoplogastridae Anoplogaster cornutanative Common fangtooth Fangtooth bathypelagic2 - 4992 
Aulopiformes Anotopteridae Anotopterus voraxnative Southern ocean daggertooth Southern daggertooth bathypelagic 
Perciformes Caproidae Antigonia malayananative Malayan deepsea boarfish Malayan deepsea boarfish demersal165 - 304 
Perciformes Caproidae Antigonia rhomboideaendemic Rhomboid deepsea boarfish Rhomboid deepsea boarfish bathydemersal400 - 550 
Perciformes Caproidae Antigonia rubescensnative Indo-Pacific boarfish Sharpsnout deepsea boarfish benthopelagic50 - 750 
Perciformes Caproidae Antigonia rubicundanative Rosy deepsea boarfish Rosy deepsea boarfish bathydemersal125 - 340 
Gadiformes Moridae Antimora rostratanative Blue antimora Violet cod bathypelagic350 - 3000 
Perciformes Trichiuridae Aphanopus beckerinative   benthopelagic712 - 843 
Perciformes Trichiuridae Aphanopus capricornisnative   benthopelagic879 - 1024 
Perciformes Trichiuridae Aphanopus mikhailininative Mikhailin's scabbardfish  benthopelagic905 - 2000 
Ophidiiformes Aphyonidae Aphyonus gelatinosusnative Gelatinous blindfish Gelatinous blindfish bathydemersal900 - 2562 
Scorpaeniformes Apistidae Apistus carinatusnative Ocellated waspfish Longfin waspfish demersal14 - 60 
Carcharhiniformes Scyliorhinidae Apristurus bucephalusnative Bighead catshark Bighead catshark bathydemersal1030 - 1140 
Carcharhiniformes Scyliorhinidae Apristurus longicephalusnative Longhead catshark Smooth-belly catshark bathydemersal680 - 950 
Aulopiformes Paralepididae Arctozenus rissonative Spotted barracudina Ribbon barracudina bathypelagic 
Stomiiformes Sternoptychidae Argyripnus iridescensnative Brilliant pearlside Brilliant pearlside bathypelagic 
Stomiiformes Sternoptychidae Argyripnus pharosnative   bathypelagic100 - 492 
Stomiiformes Sternoptychidae Argyropelecus aculeatusnative Lovely hatchetfish Lovely hatchetfish bathypelagic100 - 2056 
Stomiiformes Sternoptychidae Argyropelecus gigasnative Hatchetfish Giant hatchetfish bathypelagic300 - 1000 
Stomiiformes Sternoptychidae Argyropelecus hemigymnusnative Half-naked hatchetfish Halfnaked hatchetfish bathypelagic 
Stomiiformes Sternoptychidae Argyropelecus olfersiinative   bathypelagic100 - 800 
Stomiiformes Sternoptychidae Argyropelecus sladeninative Sladen's hatchet fish Lowerest hatchetfish bathypelagic 
Anguilliformes Congridae Ariosoma howensisnative Lord Howe conger Lord Howe conger benthopelagic60 - 600 
Anguilliformes Congridae Ariosoma mauritianumnative Blunt-tooth conger Blunt-tooth conger bathydemersal360 - 800 
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Asquamiceps hjortinative Barethroat slickhead Barethroat slickhead bathypelagic1000 - 2865 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Asthenomacrurus victorisnative Victory whiptail Victory whiptail bathydemersal2320 - 3530 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Astronesthes bilobatusnative Twinlobe snaggletooth Twinlobe snaggletooth bathypelagic50 - 2230 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Astronesthes boulengerinative Boulenger's snaggletooth Boulenger's snaggletooth bathypelagic12 - 4000 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Astronesthes cyaneusnative   bathypelagic120 - 800 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Astronesthes ijimainative Ijima's snaggletooth Ijima's snaggletooth bathypelagic154 - 500 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Astronesthes indicusnative Black snaggletooth Black snaggletooth bathypelagic1 - 3000 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Astronesthes indopacificusnative Indo-Pacific snaggletooth Indo-Pacific snaggletooth bathypelagic100 - 3178 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Astronesthes krefftinative Krefft's snaggletooth Krefft's snaggletooth bathypelagic 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Astronesthes lucifernative Pacific astronesthid fish Pacific snaggletooth bathypelagic25 - 704 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Astronesthes martensiinative   bathypelagic 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Astronesthes psychrolutesnative Temperate snaggletooth Temperate snaggletooth pelagic-oceanic 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Astronesthes splendidusnative Splendid snaggletooth Splendid snaggletooth bathypelagic1 - 800 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Astronesthes trifibulatusnative Triplethread snaggletooth Triplethread snaggletooth bathypelagic 
Carcharhiniformes Scyliorhinidae Asymbolus pallidusnative Pale spotted catshark Pale spotted catshark bathypelagic225 - 402 
Ateleopodiformes Ateleopodidae Ateleopus japonicusnative Pacific jellynose fish Pacific jellynose fish bathydemersal140 - 600 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Atrobucca brevisnative Orange croaker Orange croaker benthopelagic60 - 110 
Perciformes Sciaenidae Atrobucca nibenative Blackmouth croaker Longmouth jewfish demersal45 - 200 
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Aulastomatomorpha phospheropsnative Luminous slickhead Luminous slickhead bathydemersal1717 - 2020 
Anguilliformes Nemichthyidae Avocettina acuticepsnative Southern snipe eel Southern snipe eel bathypelagic 
Anguilliformes Nemichthyidae Avocettina infansnative Avocet snipe eel Avocet snipe eel bathypelagic785 - 4580 
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Bajacalifornia arcylepisnative Network slickhead Network slickhead bathypelagic 
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Bajacalifornia calcaratanative Brown slickhead Brown slickhead bathypelagic350 - 1100 
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Bajacalifornia megalopsnative Bigeye smooth-head Bigeye slickhead bathypelagic150 - 3200 
Ophidiiformes Aphyonidae Barathronus maculatusnative Spotted gelatinous cusk Spotted gelatinous cusk bathydemersal386 - 1525 
Cetomimiformes Barbourisiidae Barbourisia rufanative Velvet whalefish Redvelvet whalefish bathydemersal120 - 2000 
Anguilliformes Congridae Bassanago bulbicepsnative Swollen-headed conger eel Swollenhead conger bathydemersal270 - 1100 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Bassozetus compressusnative Abyssal assfish Abyssal assfish bathydemersal1134 - 5456 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Bassozetus galatheaenative Galathea assfish Galathea assfish bathydemersal1680 - 1800 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Bassozetus glutinosusnative Glutin assfish Glutin assfish bathydemersal1500 - 2040 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Bassozetus robustusnative Robust assfish Robust assfish bathydemersal1035 - 4420 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Bathophilus aternative Winged dragonfish Winged dragonfish bathypelagic 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Bathophilus indicusnative  Black dragonfish bathypelagic 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Bathophilus longipinnisnative  Longfin dragonfish bathypelagic20 - 1646 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Bathophilus nigerrimusnative Scaleless dragonfish Scaleless dragonfish bathypelagic 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Bathophilus pawneeinative Pawnee dragonfish Pawnee dragonfish bathypelagic100 - 3000 
Perciformes Bathyclupeidae Bathyclupea gracilisnative Slender deepsea herring Slender deepsea herring bathypelagic 
Anguilliformes Congridae Bathycongrus guttulatusnative Lined conger Lined conger bathydemersal270 - 1270 
Anguilliformes Congridae Bathycongrus odontostomusnative Toothy conger Toothy conger bathydemersal 
Anguilliformes Congridae Bathycongrus retrotinctusnative Blackedge conger Blackedge conger bathydemersal150 - 450 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Bathygadus cottoidesnative Codheaded rattail Codhead rat tail bathydemersal1000 - 1600 
Osmeriformes Bathylagidae Bathylagichthys greyaenative Grey's deepsea smelt Grey's deepsea smelt bathypelagic25 - 1000 
Osmeriformes Bathylagidae Bathylagichthys longipinnisnative   bathypelagic 
Osmeriformes Bathylagidae Bathylagoides argyrogasternative Silver deepsea smelt Silver deepsea smelt bathypelagic 
Osmeriformes Bathylagidae Bathylagus antarcticusnative Antarctic deepsea smelt Antarctic deepsea smelt bathypelagic 
Aulopiformes Ipnopidae Bathypterois grallatornative Tripodfish Tripod spiderfish bathydemersal878 - 4720 
Aulopiformes Ipnopidae Bathypterois guentherinative Tribute spiderfish Tribute spiderfish bathydemersal800 - 1500 
Aulopiformes Ipnopidae Bathypterois longifilisnative Feeler fish Longray spiderfish bathydemersal500 - 5000 
Aulopiformes Ipnopidae Bathypterois longipesnative Abyssal spiderfish Abyssal spiderfish bathydemersal2615 - 5610 
Aulopiformes Ipnopidae Bathypterois ventralisnative Ventrad spiderfish Ventrad spiderfish bathydemersal 
Rajiformes Arhynchobatidae Bathyraja ishiharainative   demersal 
Aulopiformes Ipnopidae Bathysauropsis gracilisnative Black lizardfish Black deepsea lizardfish bathydemersal1055 - 2835 
Aulopiformes Bathysauridae Bathysaurus feroxnative Deep-sea lizardfish Deepsea lizardfish bathydemersal600 - 3500 
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Bathytroctes squamosusnative Deepscale slickhead Deepscale slickhead bathypelagic1000 - 2060 
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Bathytroctes zugmayerinative Zugmayer's slickhead Zugmayer's slickhead bathypelagic 
Anguilliformes Congridae Bathyuroconger vicinusnative Large-toothed conger Largetooth conger benthopelagic120 - 1318 
Perciformes Percophidae Bembrops caudimaculanative   bathydemersal186 - 500 
Perciformes Percophidae Bembrops filiferusnative Sharpnosed duckbill Sharpnosed duckbill bathydemersal62 - 450 
Perciformes Percophidae Bembrops platyrhynchusnative Natal duckbill Spotted duckbill bathydemersal200 - 549 
Aulopiformes Scopelarchidae Benthalbella infansnative Zugmayer's pearleye Childish pearleye bathypelagic 
Perciformes Trichiuridae Benthodesmus elongatusnative Elongate frostfish Slender frostfish benthopelagic178 - 950 
Perciformes Trichiuridae Benthodesmus macrophthalmusnative Bigeye frostfish  benthopelagic320 - 600 
Perciformes Trichiuridae Benthodesmus papuanative Papuan frostfish  benthopelagic200 - 800 
Perciformes Trichiuridae Benthodesmus tuckerinative Tucker's frostfish  benthopelagic500 - 790 
Perciformes Trichiuridae Benthodesmus vityazinative Vityaz' frostfish  benthopelagic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Benthosema fibulatumnative Spinycheek lanternfish Spinycheek lanternfish bathypelagic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Benthosema pterotumnative Skinnycheek lanternfish Opaline lanternfish benthopelagic10 - 300 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Benthosema suborbitalenative Smallfin lanternfish Dimple lanternfish bathypelagic50 - 2500 
Beryciformes Berycidae Beryx decadactylusnative Alfonsino Imperador bathydemersal110 - 1000 
Perciformes Labridae Bodianus flavifronsnative Masked pigfish Masked pigfish bathydemersal114 - 340 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Bolinichthys indicusnative Lanternfish Smoothcheek lanternfish bathypelagic25 - 900 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Bolinichthys longipesnative Popeye lampfish Popeye lanternfish bathypelagic50 - 1021 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Bolinichthys photothoraxnative Spurcheek lanternfish Spurcheek lanternfish bathypelagic40 - 750 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Bolinichthys pyrsobolusnative Fiery lanternfish Fiery lanternfish pelagic-oceanic60 - 778 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Bolinichthys supralateralisnative Stubby lanternfish Stubby lanternfish bathypelagic40 - 850 
Stomiiformes Gonostomatidae Bonapartia pedaliotanative Longray fangjaw Longray fangjaw bathypelagic100 - 1200 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Borostomias antarcticusnative Snaggletooth Antarctic snaggletooth bathydemersal300 - 2630 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Borostomias mononemanative Sickle snaggletooth Sickle snaggletooth bathypelagic 
Perciformes Bramidae Brama dussumierinative Lesser bream Lesser bream pelagic-neritic1 - 300 
Perciformes Malacanthidae Branchiostegus australiensisnative Australian tilefish Australian tilefish bathydemersal 
Perciformes Malacanthidae Branchiostegus hedlandensisnative Port Hedland tilefish Port Hedland tilefish bathydemersal 
Perciformes Malacanthidae Branchiostegus paxtoninative Paxton's tilefish Paxton's tilefish bathydemersal 
Perciformes Malacanthidae Branchiostegus sawakinensisnative Freckled tilefish Freckled tilefish demersal45 - 180 
Perciformes Malacanthidae Branchiostegus wardinative Ward's tilefish Pink tilefish demersal100 - 250 
Gadiformes Bregmacerotidae Bregmaceros lanceolatusnative   pelagic-neritic 
Gadiformes Bregmacerotidae Bregmaceros rarisquamosusnative Big-eye unicorn-cod Bigeye codlet pelagic-neritic 
Lophiiformes Diceratiidae Bufoceratias thelenative   bathypelagic 
Carcharhiniformes Scyliorhinidae Bythaelurus incanusnative  Dusky catshark bathydemersal900 - 1000 
Perciformes Gobiidae Cabillus macrophthalmusnative Bigeye cabillus Bigeye cabillus bathydemersal120 - 400 
Perciformes Callionymidae Callionymus kailolaenative Kailola’s deepwater dragonet Northwestern ocellated dragonet bathydemersal 
Carcharhiniformes Carcharhinidae Carcharhinus hemiodonnative Pondicherry shark  demersal 
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Careproctus paxtoniendemic Blunt-tooth snailfish Blunt-tooth snailfish bathydemersal1061 - 1134 
Perciformes Caristiidae Caristius macropusnative Manefish Manefish bathypelagic200 - 1450 
Ophidiiformes Bythitidae Cataetyx nikinative  Brown brotula bathydemersal1000 - 1100 
Lophiiformes Caulophrynidae Caulophryne jordaninative Fanfin angler Fanfin angler bathypelagic100 - 1510 
Syngnathiformes Centriscidae Centriscops humerosusnative Banded yellowfish Banded bellowsfish bathydemersal35 - 1000 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Centrobranchus nigroocellatusnative Roundnose lanternfish Roundnose lanternfish bathypelagic 
Perciformes Draconettidae Centrodraco atrifilumnative   benthopelagic437 - 640 
Perciformes Draconettidae Centrodraco insolitusnative Western Australian slope dragonet  bathydemersal317 - 350 
Perciformes Centrolophidae Centrolophus nigernative Rudderfish Rudderfish bathypelagic40 - 1050 
Squaliformes Centrophoridae Centrophorus granulosusnative Gulper shark Gulper shark bathydemersal50 - 1440 
Squaliformes Centrophoridae Centrophorus moluccensisnative Smallfin gulper shark Endeavour dogfish bathydemersal125 - 823 
Squaliformes Centrophoridae Centrophorus squamosusnative Leafscale gulper shark Leafscale gulper shark bathydemersal145 - 2400 
Squaliformes Centrophoridae Centrophorus uyatonative Little gulper shark Southern dogfish bathydemersal50 - 1400 
Squaliformes Etmopteridae Centroscyllium kamoharainative Bareskin dogfish Bareskin dogfish bathydemersal730 - 1200 
Squaliformes Somniosidae Centroscymnus coelolepisnative Portuguese dogfish Portuguese dogfish bathydemersal150 - 3700 
Squaliformes Somniosidae Centroscymnus crepidaternative Longnose velvet dogfish Golden dogfish bathydemersal230 - 1500 
Squaliformes Somniosidae Centroscymnus owstoniinative Roughskin dogfish Owston's dogfish bathydemersal100 - 1500 
Squaliformes Somniosidae Centroscymnus plunketinative Plunket shark Plunket's dogfish bathydemersal219 - 1550 
Carcharhiniformes Scyliorhinidae Cephaloscyllium fasciatumnative Reticulated swellshark Reticulate swell shark reef-associated205 - 450 
Lophiiformes Ceratiidae Ceratias holboellinative Kroyer's deep-sea angler fish Longray seadevil bathypelagic400 - 4400 
Lophiiformes Ceratiidae Ceratias tentaculatusnative Southern seadevil Southern seadevil bathydemersal100 - 2900 
Lophiiformes Ceratiidae Ceratias uranoscopusnative Stargazing seadevil Stargazing seadevil bathypelagic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Ceratoscopelus warmingiinative Warming's lantern fish Warming's lanternfish bathypelagic391 - 2056 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Cetonurichthys subinflatusnative Smallpore whiptail Smallpore whiptail bathydemersal1316 - 1700 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Cetonurus crassicepsnative Globosehead rattail  benthopelagic290 - 1490 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Cetonurus globicepsnative Globehead grenadier Globehead whiptail bathypelagic860 - 4621 
Lophiiformes Oneirodidae Chaenophryne draconative Smooth dreamer Smooth dreamer bathypelagic350 - 1750 
Lophiiformes Oneirodidae Chaenophryne longicepsnative Can-opener smoothdream  bathypelagic500 - 1000 
Perciformes Champsodontidae Champsodon guentherinative Günther's sabre-gills  bathypelagic210 - 1020 
Perciformes Champsodontidae Champsodon machaeratusnative   bathydemersal260 - 410 
Perciformes Champsodontidae Champsodon pantolepisnative   bathydemersal 
Pleuronectiformes Bothidae Chascanopsetta lugubrisnative Pelican flounder  bathydemersal60 - 3210 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Chauliodus sloaninative Sloane's viperfish Sloane's viperfish bathypelagic200 - 4700 
Lophiiformes Chaunacidae Chaunacops melanostomusnative Tadpole coffinfish Tadpole coffinfish bathydemersal1320 - 1760 
Lophiiformes Chaunacidae Chaunax penicillatusnative Pencil coffinfish Pencil coffinfish bathydemersal343 - 658 
Lophiiformes Chaunacidae Chaunax reticulatusnative Netted frogmouth  bathydemersal360 - 950 
Chimaeriformes Chimaeridae Chimaera argilobanative Whitefin chimarea Whitefin chimarea bathydemersal370 - 520 
Chimaeriformes Chimaeridae Chimaera lignarianative Carpenter's chimaera Giant chimaera bathydemersal400 - 1800 
Hexanchiformes Chlamydoselachidae Chlamydoselachus anguineusnative Frilled shark Frill shark bathydemersal 
Aulopiformes Chlorophthalmidae Chlorophthalmus agassizinative Shortnose greeneye Shortnose greeneye bathydemersal50 - 1000 
Aulopiformes Chlorophthalmidae Chlorophthalmus nigromarginatusnative Blackedge greeneye Blackedge greeneye demersal184 - 285 
Perciformes Percophidae Chrionema chlorotaenianative   bathydemersal 
Squaliformes Squalidae Cirrhigaleus barbifernative Mandarin dogfish Mandarin shark bathydemersal140 - 650 
Pleuronectiformes Citharidae Citharoides orbitalisnative   bathydemersal 
Aulopiformes Evermannellidae Coccorella atlanticanative Atlantic sabretooth Atlantic sabretooth bathypelagic50 - 1000 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coelorinchus acanthigernative Surgeon grenadier Spottyface whiptail bathydemersal800 - 1500 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coelorinchus acutirostrisnative Spearnose whiptail Spearnose whiptail bathydemersal291 - 320 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coelorinchus amydrozosterusnative Faintbanded whiptail Faintbanded whiptail bathydemersal297 - 717 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coelorinchus chariusnative Graceful whiptail Graceful whiptail bathydemersal420 - 691 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coelorinchus fasciatusnative Banded whiptail Banded whiptail bathydemersal73 - 1086 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coelorinchus gaesorhynchusnative Javelin whiptail Javelin whiptail bathydemersal 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coelorinchus goobalanative Goobala whiptail Goobala whiptail bathydemersal300 - 582 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coelorinchus innotabilisnative Notable whiptail Notable whiptail bathydemersal554 - 1463 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coelorinchus kaiyomarunative Campbell whiptail Kaiyomaru whiptail bathydemersal625 - 1150 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coelorinchus karreraenative Karrer's whiptail  bathydemersal263 - 1150 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coelorinchus lastinative Roughsnout whiptail Roughsnout whiptail benthopelagic 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coelorinchus macrorhynchusnative Bigsnout whiptail Bigsnout whiptail bathydemersal329 - 759 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coelorinchus maculatusnative Blotch whiptail Blotch whiptail bathydemersal392 - 545 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coelorinchus matamuanative Mahia whiptail Blueband whiptail bathydemersal450 - 1000 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coelorinchus maurofasciatusnative Dark banded rattail Falseband whiptail bathydemersal 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coelorinchus mayiaenative False silver whiptail False silver whiptail bathydemersal150 - 200 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coelorinchus mycterismusnative Upturned snout rattail Pinocchio whiptail bathydemersal833 - 1150 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coelorinchus parallelusnative Spiny grenadier Spiny whiptail bathydemersal630 - 990 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coelorinchus parvifasciatusnative Small banded rattail Little whiptail bathydemersal300 - 800 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coelorinchus semaphoreusnative Semaphore whiptail Semaphore whiptail bathydemersal420 - 445 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coelorinchus seretinative Short-tooth whiptail Short-tooth whiptail bathydemersal412 - 825 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coelorinchus shcherbachevinative False duckbill whiptail False duckbill whiptail bathydemersal790 - 835 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coelorinchus spathulatusnative Spatulate rattail Spatulate whiptail bathydemersal670 - 710 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coelorinchus supernasutusnative Supanose rattail Supanose whiptail bathydemersal606 - 750 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coelorinchus thurlanative Thurla whiptail Thurla whiptail bathydemersal179 - 320 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coelorinchus trachycarusnative  Rough-head whiptail bathydemersal622 - 1350 
Anguilliformes Colocongridae Coloconger scholesinative Indo-Pacific shorttail conger Short-tail conger bathydemersal412 - 970 
Anguilliformes Congridae Congriscus maldivensisnative   bathydemersal354 - 820 
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Conocara krefftinative Wrinkled slickhead Wrinkled slickhead bathypelagic1150 - 1700 
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Conocara microlepisnative Elongate smooth-head Elongate slickhead bathypelagic1000 - 2200 
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Conocara paxtoninative   bathypelagic 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coryphaenoides asprellusnative   bathydemersal1500 - 2290 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coryphaenoides dossenusnative Humpback whiptail Humpback whiptail bathydemersal 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coryphaenoides fernandezianusnative Fernandez whiptail Fernandez whiptail bathydemersal 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coryphaenoides filicaudanative Grenadier Humphead whiptail bathypelagic2500 - 5000 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coryphaenoides grahaminative Graham's whiptail Graham's whiptail bathypelagic1034 - 1280 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coryphaenoides mcmillaninative McMillan's whiptail McMillan's whiptail bathypelagic817 - 1400 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coryphaenoides murrayinative Abyssal rattail Abyssal whiptail bathydemersal1196 - 2350 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coryphaenoides rudisnative Rudis rattail Bighead whiptail bathypelagic600 - 2380 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coryphaenoides serrulatusnative Serrulate whiptail Serrulate whiptail bathydemersal540 - 2070 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coryphaenoides striaturusnative Striate whiptail Striate whiptail bathypelagic823 - 1738 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coryphaenoides subserrulatusnative Longrayed whiptail Longray whiptail bathydemersal900 - 1180 
Lophiiformes Ceratiidae Cryptopsaras couesiinative Triplewart seadevil Triplewart seadevil bathypelagic 
Stomiiformes Gonostomatidae Cyclothone acclinidensnative Benttooth bristlemouth Bent-tooth bristlemouth bathypelagic 
Stomiiformes Gonostomatidae Cyclothone albanative Bristlemouth Pale bristlemouth bathypelagic25 - 4938 
Stomiiformes Gonostomatidae Cyclothone brauerinative Garrick Brauer's bristlemouth bathypelagic10 - 2000 
Stomiiformes Gonostomatidae Cyclothone kobayashiinative Kobayashi's bristlemouth Kobayashi's bristlemouth bathydemersal 
Stomiiformes Gonostomatidae Cyclothone microdonnative Veiled anglemouth Smalltooth bristlemouth bathypelagic200 - 5301 
Stomiiformes Gonostomatidae Cyclothone obscuranative Hidden bristlemouth Hidden bristlemouth bathypelagic900 - 3500 
Stomiiformes Gonostomatidae Cyclothone pallidanative Tan bristlemouth Tanned bristlemouth bathypelagic16 - 4663 
Stomiiformes Gonostomatidae Cyclothone parapallidanative Shadow bristlemouth Shadow bristlemouth bathypelagic 
Stomiiformes Gonostomatidae Cyclothone pseudopallidanative Slender bristlemouth Slender bristlemouth bathypelagic 
Saccopharyngiformes Cyematidae Cyema atrumnative Bobtail eel Arrow eel bathypelagic330 - 5100 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Cynomacrurus pirieinative Dogtooth grenadier Dogtooth whiptail bathypelagic500 - 3800 
Zeiformes Zeniontidae Cyttomimus affinisnative False dory False dory bathydemersal 
Zeiformes Parazenidae Cyttopsis roseanative Rosy dory Rosy dory bathypelagic150 - 730 
Zeiformes Cyttidae Cyttus traversinative King dory King dory bathydemersal200 - 978 
Scorpaeniformes Dactylopteridae Dactyloptena macracanthanative Spotwing flying gurnard Mottled flying gurnard demersal45 - 177 
Scorpaeniformes Dactylopteridae Dactyloptena papilionative Butterfly flying-gurnard Largespot flying gurnard demersal13 - 137 
Scorpaeniformes Dactylopteridae Dactyloptena tiltoninative Plain helmet gurnard Plain helmet gurnard bathydemersal119 - 565 
Squaliformes Dalatiidae Dalatias lichanative Kitefin shark Black shark bathydemersal37 - 1800 
Squaliformes Centrophoridae Deania calceanative Birdbeak dogfish Brier shark bathydemersal60 - 1490 
Squaliformes Centrophoridae Deania quadrispinosanative Longsnout dogfish Longsnout dogfish bathydemersal150 - 1360 
Perciformes Carangidae Decapterus kurroidesnative Redtail scad Redtail scad reef-associated100 - 300 
Rajiformes Rajidae Dentiraja healdinative Heald’s skate Heald’s skate bathydemersal304 - 520 
Anguilliformes Derichthyidae Derichthys serpentinusnative Narrownecked oceanic eel Deepwater neck eel bathypelagic 
Lampriformes Trachipteridae Desmodema polystictumnative Polka-dot ribbonfish Spotted ribbonfish bathypelagic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Diaphus aliciaenative   bathypelagic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Diaphus anderseninative Andersen's lantern fish Andersen's lanternfish bathypelagic100 - 560 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Diaphus bertelseninative Bertelsen's lanternfish Bertelsen's lanternfish bathypelagic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Diaphus brachycephalusnative Short-headed lantern fish Shorthead lanternfish bathypelagic200 - 600 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Diaphus chrysorhynchusnative Golden-nosed lantern fish Goldnose lanternfish bathypelagic213 - 587 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Diaphus coeruleusnative Blue lantern fish Blue lanternfish bathypelagic457 - 549 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Diaphus danaenative Dana lanternfish Dana lanternfish pelagic-oceanic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Diaphus diadematusnative Crown lanternfish Crown lanternfish pelagic-oceanic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Diaphus drachmanninative Drachmann's lanternfish Drachmann's lanternfish bathypelagic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Diaphus effulgensnative Headlight fish Headlight lanternfish bathypelagic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Diaphus fragilisnative Fragile lantern fish Fragile lanternfish bathypelagic15 - 1313 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Diaphus garmaninative Garman's lanternfish Garman's lanternfish bathypelagic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Diaphus hudsoninative Hudson's lanternfish Hudson's lanternfish bathypelagic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Diaphus jenseninative Jensen's lanternfish Jensen's lanternfish bathypelagic350 - 1389 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Diaphus lucidusnative Spotlight lanternfish Spotlight lanternfish bathypelagic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Diaphus luetkeninative Luetken's lanternfish Luetken's lanternfish bathypelagic40 - 750 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Diaphus malayanusnative Malayan lanternfish Malayan lanternfish pelagic-oceanic1000 - 2000 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Diaphus meadinative Mead's lanternfish Mead's lanternfish bathypelagic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Diaphus metopoclampusnative Spothead lantern fish Bluntnose lanternfish bathypelagic90 - 1085 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Diaphus mollisnative Soft lanternfish Soft lanternfish bathypelagic50 - 600 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Diaphus ostenfeldinative Ostenfeld's lanternfish Ostenfeld's lanternfish bathypelagic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Diaphus parrinative Parr's lanternfish Parr's lanternfish bathypelagic350 - 1071 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Diaphus perspicillatusnative Transparent lantern fish Flatface lanternfish bathypelagic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Diaphus phillipsinative Bolin's lantern fish Phillips' lanternfish bathypelagic588 - 1330 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Diaphus problematicusnative Problematic lanternfish Problematic lanternfish bathypelagic40 - 820 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Diaphus reganinative Regan's lanternfish Regan's lanternfish pelagic-oceanic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Diaphus splendidusnative Horned lanternfish Horned lanternfish bathypelagic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Diaphus termophilusnative Taaning's lantern fish Warmwater lanternfish bathypelagic40 - 850 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Diaphus thiolliereinative Thiolliere's lanternfish Thiolliere's lanternfish bathypelagic 
Anguilliformes Synaphobranchidae Diastobranchus capensisnative Basketwork eel Basketwork eel bathydemersal183 - 2000 
Lophiiformes Ogcocephalidae Dibranchus japonicusnative Japanese seabat Japanese seabat bathydemersal620 - 1494 
Lophiiformes Diceratiidae Diceratias bispinosusnative Two-rod anglerfish Horned two-rod angler bathypelagic533 - 2306 
Lophiiformes Diceratiidae Diceratias pileatusnative   bathypelagic640 - 1430 
Lophiiformes Diceratiidae Diceratias trilobusnative   bathypelagic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Diogenichthys atlanticusnative Longfin lanternfish Atlantic lanternfish bathypelagic 
Ophidiiformes Bythitidae Diplacanthopoma krefftinative Deepbody cusk Deepbody cusk bathydemersal 
Stomiiformes Gonostomatidae Diplophos rebainsinative Rebains' portholefish Rebains' portholefish bathypelagic900 - 2000 
Stomiiformes Gonostomatidae Diplophos taenianative Pacific portholefish Pacific portholefish bathypelagic 
Perciformes Gempylidae Diplospinus multistriatusnative Striped escolar  benthopelagic50 - 1000 
Rajiformes Rajidae Dipturus acrobelusnative Deepwater skate Deepwater skate bathydemersal446 - 1328 
Rajiformes Rajidae Dipturus apricusnative Pale tropical skate Pale tropical skate demersal196 - 606 
Rajiformes Rajidae Dipturus melanospilusnative Blacktip skate Blacktip skate bathypelagic239 - 695 
Rajiformes Rajidae Dipturus queenslandicusnative Queensland deepwater skate Queensland deepwater skate bathydemersal399 - 606 
Beryciformes Diretmidae Diretmichthys parininative Parin's spinyfish Black spinyfin bathypelagic 
Beryciformes Diretmidae Diretmus argenteusnative Silver spinyfin Discfish bathypelagic 
Osmeriformes Bathylagidae Dolicholagus longirostrisnative Longsnout blacksmelt Longsnout deepsea smelt bathypelagic200 - 1497 
Lophiiformes Oneirodidae Dolopichthys pullatusnative Lobed dreamer Lobed dreamer bathypelagic800 - 2000 
Squaliformes Echinorhinidae Echinorhinus brucusnative Bramble shark Bramble shark bathydemersal10 - 900 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Echiostoma barbatumnative Threadfin dragonfish Threadfin dragonfish bathypelagic30 - 4200 
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Einara macrolepisnative Loosescale smooth-head Loosescale slickhead bathypelagic1300 - 2000 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Electrona carlsberginative Electron subantarctic Carlsberg's lanternfish bathypelagic1 - 1008 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Electrona paucirastranative Belted lanternfish Belted lanternfish bathypelagic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Electrona rissonative Electric lantern fish Risso's lanternfish bathypelagic90 - 1485 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Electrona subasperanative Rough lanternfish Rough lanternfish bathypelagic 
Perciformes Emmelichthyidae Emmelichthys nitidus nitidusnative Cape bonnetmouth Redbait bathydemersal86 - 500 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Epetriodus freddyinative Needletooth cusk Needletooth cusk bathydemersal1000 - 1750 
Perciformes Epigonidae Epigonus denticulatusnative Pencil cardinal White deepsea cardinalfish bathydemersal130 - 830 
Perciformes Epigonidae Epigonus lenimennative Big-eyed cardinalfish Bigeye deepsea cardinalfish bathydemersal530 - 820 
Perciformes Epigonidae Epigonus macropsnative Luminous deepsea cardinalfish Luminous deepsea cardinalfish bathydemersal550 - 1300 
Perciformes Epigonidae Epigonus robustusnative Robust cardinalfish Robust deepsea cardinalfish bathydemersal500 - 3000 
Perciformes Epigonidae Epigonus telescopusnative Black cardinal fish Black deepsea cardinalfish bathydemersal75 - 1200 
Myxiniformes Myxinidae Eptatretus cirrhatusnative Broadgilled hagfish Broadgilled hagfish bathydemersal 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Etelis coruscansnative Deepwater longtail red snapper Flame snapper reef-associated45 - 400 
Squaliformes Etmopteridae Etmopterus baxterinative New Zealand lanternshark  bathydemersal878 - 1427 
Squaliformes Etmopteridae Etmopterus bigelowinative Blurred smooth lantern shark Smooth lanternshark benthopelagic163 - 1000 
Squaliformes Etmopteridae Etmopterus dianthusnative  Pink lanternshark bathypelagic108 - 880 
Squaliformes Etmopteridae Etmopterus dislineatusnative  Lined lanternshark bathypelagic590 - 800 
Squaliformes Etmopteridae Etmopterus evansinative  Blackmouth lanternshark bathypelagic430 - 550 
Squaliformes Etmopteridae Etmopterus fususnative  Pygmy lanternshark bathypelagic430 - 550 
Squaliformes Etmopteridae Etmopterus mollerinative Mollers lantern shark Moller's lanternshark bathydemersal250 - 860 
Squaliformes Etmopteridae Etmopterus pusillusnative Smooth lanternshark Slender lanternshark benthopelagic 
Squaliformes Etmopteridae Etmopterus tasmaniensisnative   bathydemersal920 - 1010 
Gadiformes Euclichthyidae Euclichthys polynemusnative Eucla cod Eucla cod bathydemersal250 - 920 
Orectolobiformes Orectolobidae Eucrossorhinus dasypogonnative Tasselled wobbegong Tasselled wobbegong reef-associated2 - 50 
Lampriformes Lophotidae Eumecichthys fiskinative Unicorn crestfish Unicorn crestfish bathypelagic 
Perciformes Bramidae Eumegistus illustrisnative Brilliant pomfret Brilliant pomfret bathypelagic1 - 520 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Eupogonesthes xenicusnative Exotic snaggletooth Exotic snaggletooth bathydemersal200 - 600 
Squaliformes Dalatiidae Euprotomicrus bispinatusnative Pygmy shark Pygmy shark bathypelagic 
Saccopharyngiformes Eurypharyngidae Eurypharynx pelecanoidesnative Pelican eel Pelican eel bathypelagic500 - 7625 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Eustomias bifilisnative Twinthread dragonfish Twinthread dragonfish bathypelagic 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Eustomias bulbornatusnative Grapevine dragonfish Grapevine dragonfish bathypelagic 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Eustomias cryptobulbusnative Hiddenbulb dragonfish Hiddenbulb dragonfish bathypelagic 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Eustomias macronemanative Bigbarb dragonfish Bigbarb dragonfish bathypelagic 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Eustomias macrurusnative Yellowstem dragonfish Yellowstem dragonfish bathypelagic 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Eustomias parininative Parin's dragonfish Parin's dragonfish bathypelagic 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Eustomias satterleeinative Twinray dragonfish Twinray dragonfish bathypelagic 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Eustomias schmidtinative Schmidt's dragonfish Schmidt's dragonfish bathypelagic50 - 150 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Eustomias trewavasaenative Deepsea dragonfish Deepsea dragonfish bathypelagic 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Eustomias vitiazinative Vitiaz dragonfish Vitiaz dragonfish bathypelagic 
Aulopiformes Evermannellidae Evermannella balbonative Balbo sabretooth Balbo sabretooth bathypelagic100 - 1000 
Aulopiformes Evermannellidae Evermannella indicanative Indian sabretooth Indian sabretooth bathypelagic500 - 800 
Ophidiiformes Bythitidae Fiordichthys paxtoninative Baldhead cusk Baldhead cusk benthopelagic165 - 275 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Flagellostomias boureeinative Longbarb dragonfish Longbarb dragonfish bathypelagic 
Perciformes Callionymidae Foetorepus paxtoninative Paxton’s dragonet  bathydemersal 
Perciformes Callionymidae Foetorepus phasisnative Bight stinkfish Bight stinkfish bathydemersal160 - 200 
Gadiformes Moridae Gadella jordaninative Jordan's cod Jordan's cod bathydemersal400 - 760 
Gadiformes Moridae Gadella noropsnative   benthopelagic200 - 750 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Gadomus intronigernative Blackmouth rat tail Blackmouth rat tail bathydemersal549 - 1281 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Gadomus pepperinative Blacktongue rat tail Blacktongue rat tail bathydemersal817 - 1500 
Scorpaeniformes Peristediidae Gargariscus prionocephalusnative Jaggedhead gurnard Jaggedhead gurnard bathydemersal 
Anguilliformes Muraenesocidae Gavialiceps javanicusnative Duckbill conger Duckbill conger bathydemersal560 - 600 
Perciformes Gempylidae Gempylus serpensnative Snake mackerel  pelagic-oceanic 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Genypterus blacodesnative Pink cusk-eel Pink ling bathydemersal22 - 1000 
Lophiiformes Gigantactinidae Gigantactis elsmaninative  Elsman's whipnose bathypelagic 
Lophiiformes Gigantactinidae Gigantactis gargantuanative   bathypelagic500 - 1535 
Lophiiformes Gigantactinidae Gigantactis paxtoninative Paxton's whipnose Paxton's whipnose bathypelagic540 - 1500 
Aulopiformes Giganturidae Gigantura chuninative Gigantura Chun's telescopefish bathypelagic 
Aulopiformes Giganturidae Gigantura indicanative Telescopefish Indian telescopefish bathypelagic17 - 2100 
Osmeriformes Argentinidae Glossanodon elongatusnative   bathydemersal322 - 365 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Glyptophidium japonicumnative Japanese cusk Japanese cusk benthopelagic145 - 595 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Glyptophidium lucidumnative Sculptured cusk Sculptured cusk bathydemersal395 - 685 
Anguilliformes Congridae Gnathophis castleinative Castle's conger Castle's conger bathydemersal131 - 366 
Anguilliformes Congridae Gnathophis micropsnative Smalleye conger Smalleye conger bathydemersal200 - 320 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Gonichthys barnesinative Barne's lanternfish Barnes' lanternfish bathypelagic 
Stomiiformes Gonostomatidae Gonostoma atlanticumnative Atlantic fangjaw Atlantic fangjaw bathypelagic50 - 1352 
Zeiformes Grammicolepididae Grammicolepis brachiusculusnative Thorny tinselfish Thorny tinselfish bathypelagic300 - 1026 
Gadiformes Moridae Guttigadus globicepsnative Fat-headed cod Fathead cod bathydemersal730 - 1400 
Gadiformes Moridae Guttigadus konginative Austral cod Austral cod bathydemersal55 - 1500 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Gymnoscopelus hintonoidesnative False-midas lanternfish False-midas lanternfish bathypelagic2200 - 2350 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Gymnoscopelus microlampasnative Minispotted lanternfish Minispotted lanternfish bathypelagic200 - 500 
Carcharhiniformes Scyliorhinidae Halaelurus boesemaninative Speckled catshark Speckled catshark demersal37 - 250 
Gadiformes Moridae Halargyreus johnsoniinative Slender codling Slender cod bathypelagic450 - 3000 
Lophiiformes Ogcocephalidae Halicmetus nigernative   bathydemersal280 - 1000 
Lophiiformes Ogcocephalidae Halicmetus reticulatusnative Marbled seabat Marbled seabat bathydemersal291 - 500 
Lophiiformes Ogcocephalidae Halieutaea coccineanative Scarlet seabat Scarlet seabat bathydemersal 
Lophiiformes Ogcocephalidae Halieutopsis simulanative   bathydemersal 
Tetraodontiformes Triacanthodidae Halimochirurgus alcockinative   bathydemersal390 - 610 
Notacanthiformes Halosauridae Halosauropsis macrochirnative Abyssal halosaur Black halosaur bathydemersal1100 - 3300 
Notacanthiformes Halosauridae Halosaurus pectoralisnative Australian halosaur Australian halosaur bathydemersal600 - 1270 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Haplomacrourus nudirostrisnative Naked snout rattail Nakedsnout whiptail bathypelagic690 - 1590 
Lophiiformes Linophrynidae Haplophryne mollisnative Soft leafvent angler Soft leafvent angler bathypelagic 
Chimaeriformes Rhinochimaeridae Harriotta haeckelinative Smallspine spookfish Smallspine spookfish bathydemersal1400 - 2600 
Chimaeriformes Rhinochimaeridae Harriotta raleighananative Pacific longnose chimaera Bigspine spookfish bathydemersal200 - 2600 
Ophidiiformes Bythitidae Hastatobythites arafurensisnative Spinyhead cusk Spinyhead cusk benthopelagic146 - 850 
Scorpaeniformes Sebastidae Helicolenus barathrinative Bigeye sea perch Bigeye ocean perch bathydemersal 
Carcharhiniformes Triakidae Hemitriakis abditanative Deepwater sicklefin hound shark Darksnout houndshark bathydemersal 
Hexanchiformes Hexanchidae Heptranchias perlonative Sharpnose sevengill shark Sharpnose sevengill shark bathydemersal 
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Herwigia krefftinative Krefft's smooth-head Toothless slickhead bathypelagic1000 - 3200 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Heterophotus ophistomanative Wingfin snaggletooth Wingfin snaggletooth bathypelagic790 - 1420 
Hexanchiformes Hexanchidae Hexanchus nakamurainative Bigeyed sixgill shark Bigeye sixgill shark bathydemersal 
Myliobatiformes Hexatrygonidae Hexatrygon bickellinative Sixgill stingray Sixgill stingray bathydemersal350 - 1120 
Lophiiformes Himantolophidae Himantolophus appeliinative Prickly footballfish Prickly footballfish bathypelagic338 - 1360 
Lophiiformes Himantolophidae Himantolophus cornifernative   bathypelagic 
Lophiiformes Himantolophidae Himantolophus stewartinative   bathydemersal400 - 1413 
Syngnathiformes Syngnathidae Hippocampus minotaurnative Bullneck seahorse Bullneck seahorse reef-associated64 - 100 
Anguilliformes Synaphobranchidae Histiobranchus australisnative  Southern cut-throat eel benthopelagic950 - 3001 
Anguilliformes Synaphobranchidae Histiobranchus bruuninative Bruun's cutthroat Bruun's cut-throat eel benthopelagic3493 - 4974 
Perciformes Pentacerotidae Histiopterus typusnative Sailfin armourhead Threebar boarfish reef-associated40 - 421 
Osmeriformes Platytroctidae Holtbyrnia laticaudanative Tusked tubeshoulder Tusked tubeshoulder bathypelagic1140 - 1630 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Homostolus acernative Filament cusk Filament cusk bathydemersal300 - 1000 
Scorpaeniformes Hoplichthyidae Hoplichthys haswellinative Armoured flathead Deepsea flathead bathydemersal140 - 700 
Scorpaeniformes Hoplichthyidae Hoplichthys imamuraiendemic Imamura's ghost flathead Imamura's ghost flathead bathydemersal 
Scorpaeniformes Hoplichthyidae Hoplichthys reganinative Ghost flathead Regan's ghost flathead bathydemersal 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Hoplobrotula armatanative Armoured cusk Armoured cusk bathydemersal200 - 350 
Beryciformes Trachichthyidae Hoplostethus atlanticusnative Orange roughy Orange roughy bathypelagic180 - 1809 
Beryciformes Trachichthyidae Hoplostethus gigasnative Giant sawbelly Giant sawbelly bathydemersal237 - 311 
Beryciformes Trachichthyidae Hoplostethus latusnative Palefin sawbelly Palefin sawbelly bathypelagic146 - 586 
Beryciformes Trachichthyidae Hoplostethus melanopusnative Smallscale slimehead Smallscale sawbelly bathydemersal400 - 914 
Beryciformes Trachichthyidae Hoplostethus shubnikovinative Metavay sawbelly Metavay sawbelly bathypelagic800 - 875 
Chimaeriformes Chimaeridae Hydrolagus homonycterisnative Black ghostshark  bathydemersal866 - 1447 
Chimaeriformes Chimaeridae Hydrolagus marmoratusnative   bathydemersal548 - 995 
Chimaeriformes Chimaeridae Hydrolagus waiteinative   bathydemersal 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Hygophum hanseninative Hansen's lanternfish Hansen's lanternfish bathypelagic57 - 728 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Hygophum hygomiinative Bermuda lantern fish Hygom's lanternfish bathypelagic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Hygophum proximumnative Firefly lanternfish Firefly lanternfish bathypelagic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Hygophum reinhardtiinative Reinhardt's lantern fish Reinhardt's lanternfish bathypelagic 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Hymenocephalus aterrimusnative Blackest whiptail Blackest whiptail benthopelagic340 - 1348 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Hymenocephalus longibarbisnative Longbarb whiptail Longbarb whiptail benthopelagic430 - 920 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Hymenocephalus longicepsnative   benthopelagic490 - 570 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Hymenocephalus megalopsnative Bigeye whiptail Bigeye whiptail benthopelagic600 - 825 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Hymenocephalus nascensnative Nascent membranehead Origin whiptail benthopelagic366 - 855 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Hymenogadus gracilisnative Slender membranehead Delicate whiptail bathypelagic300 - 618 
Perciformes Centrolophidae Hyperoglyphe antarcticanative Bluenose warehou Deepsea trevally benthopelagic40 - 1500 
Carcharhiniformes Triakidae Hypogaleus hyugaensisnative Blacktip tope Pencil shark demersal40 - 230 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Hypopleuron caninumnative Whiptail cusk Whiptail cusk bathydemersal300 - 575 
Perciformes Serranidae Hyporthodus octofasciatusnative Eightbar grouper Eightbar grouper bathydemersal150 - 300 
Carcharhiniformes Triakidae Iago garrickinative Longnose houndshark Longnose hound shark bathydemersal250 - 475 
Stomiiformes Phosichthyidae Ichthyococcus ovatusnative Lightfish Ovate lightfish bathypelagic 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Idiacanthus atlanticusnative Black dragonfish Common black dragonfish bathypelagic1239 - 2000 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Idiacanthus fasciolanative Ribbon sawtail fish Serpent black dragonfish bathypelagic 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Idiolophorhynchus andriashevinative Pineapple rattail Pineapple whiptail bathydemersal1190 - 2350 
Anguilliformes Synaphobranchidae Ilyophis brunneusnative Muddy arrowtooth eel Muddy arrowtooth eel bathypelagic450 - 3120 
Scorpaeniformes Platycephalidae Inegocia japonicanative Japanese flathead Rusty flathead demersal7 - 85 
Aulopiformes Ipnopidae Ipnops agassiziinative Grideye fish Grideye spiderfish bathydemersal1392 - 4163 
Aulopiformes Ipnopidae Ipnops murrayinative   bathydemersal1789 - 3477 
Squaliformes Dalatiidae Isistius brasiliensisnative Cookie cutter shark Smalltooth cookiecutter shark bathypelagic 
Pleuronectiformes Bothidae Kamoharaia megastomanative Wide-mouthed flounder Wide-mouthed flounder bathydemersal 
Perciformes Uranoscopidae Kathetostoma canasternative  Stargazer bathydemersal30 - 700 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Kumba gymnorhynchusnative   bathypelagic1260 - 1370 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Kuronezumia bubonisnative Bulbous rattail Bulbous whiptail benthopelagic585 - 1300 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Kuronezumia leonisnative Snubnose whiptail Snubnose whiptail benthopelagic161 - 850 
Anguilliformes Nemichthyidae Labichthys yanoinative Yano's snipe eel Yano's snipe eel bathypelagic 
Pleuronectiformes Bothidae Laeops parvicepsnative Small headed flounder  demersal64 - 292 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Lampadena chavesinative Chaves' lanternfish Chaves' lanternfish bathypelagic40 - 800 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Lampadena luminosanative Luminous lanternfish Luminous lanternfish bathypelagic50 - 1021 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Lampadena notialisnative Notal lanternfish Notal lanternfish bathypelagic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Lampadena speculigeranative Mirror lanternfish Mirror lanternfish bathypelagic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Lampanyctus alatusnative Winged lanternfish Winged lanternfish bathypelagic40 - 1500 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Lampanyctus australisnative Southern lanternfish Austral lanternfish pelagic-oceanic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Lampanyctus festivusnative Festive lanternfish Festive lanternfish bathypelagic40 - 1052 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Lampanyctus intricariusnative Diamondcheek lanternfish Intricate lanternfish bathypelagic40 - 750 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Lampanyctus lepidolychnusnative Mermaid lanternfish Mermaid lanternfish bathypelagic312 - 332 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Lampanyctus macdonaldinative Rakery beaconlamp MacDonald's lanternfish bathypelagic60 - 1464 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Lampanyctus nobilisnative Noble lampfish Noble lanternfish bathypelagic100 - 1000 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Lampanyctus pusillusnative Pygmy lanternfish Pygmy lanternfish bathypelagic40 - 850 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Lampichthys procerusnative Blackhead lanternfish Blackhead lanternfish bathypelagic 
Lampriformes Lampridae Lampris guttatusnative Opah Opah bathypelagic 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Lamprogrammus nigernative   bathypelagic741 - 2000 
Gadiformes Moridae Lepidion inosimaenative Morid cod Giant cod benthopelagic580 - 1100 
Gadiformes Moridae Lepidion microcephalusnative Small-headed cod Smallhead cod bathydemersal750 - 1000 
Gadiformes Moridae Lepidion schmidtinative Schmidt's cod Schmidt's cod bathydemersal375 - 1520 
Pleuronectiformes Citharidae Lepidoblepharon ophthalmolepisnative Scale-eyed flounder  bathydemersal310 - 428 
Perciformes Gempylidae Lepidocybium flavobrunneumnative Escolar Escolar benthopelagic200 - 1100 
Perciformes Trichiuridae Lepidopus caudatusnative Silver scabbardfish Southern frostfish benthopelagic42 - 620 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Lepidorhynchus denticulatusnative Thorntooth grenadier Toothed whiptail bathypelagic180 - 1000 
Scorpaeniformes Triglidae Lepidotrigla grandisnative Supreme gurnard Little red gurnard bathydemersal 
Scorpaeniformes Triglidae Lepidotrigla larsoninative Swordtip gurnard Swordtip gurnard bathydemersal 
Osmeriformes Leptochilichthyidae Leptochilichthys microlepisnative Smallscale smoothhead Smallscale smoothhead bathydemersal 
Osmeriformes Leptochilichthyidae Leptochilichthys pinguisnative Vaillant's smooth-head Vaillant's smoothhead bathypelagic800 - 1400 
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Leptoderma affinisnative Eel slickhead Eel slickhead bathypelagic 
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Leptoderma lubricumnative   bathypelagic 
Aulopiformes Paralepididae Lestidiops indopacificanative Indo-Pacific barracudina Indo-Pacific barracudina bathypelagic15 - 330 
Aulopiformes Paralepididae Lestidiops jayakarinative Pacific barracudina Pacific barracudina bathypelagic50 - 2000 
Aulopiformes Paralepididae Lestidium atlanticumnative Atlantic barracudina Atlantic barracudina bathypelagic50 - 1270 
Aulopiformes Paralepididae Lestidium nudumnative Deep water pike smelt Naked barracudina bathypelagic183 - 700 
Lophiiformes Linophrynidae Linophryne densiramusnative Thickbranch angler Thickbranch angler bathypelagic150 - 1400 
Lophiiformes Linophrynidae Linophryne indicanative Headlight angler Headlight angler bathypelagic150 - 2000 
Scorpaeniformes Setarchidae Lioscorpius longicepsnative Slender scorpionfish Slender scorpionfish bathydemersal180 - 410 
Scorpaeniformes Setarchidae Lioscorpius trifasciatusnative Tripleband scorpionfish Tripleband scorpionfish benthopelagic250 - 400 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Lipocheilus carnolabrumnative Tang's snapper Tang's snapper demersal90 - 340 
Notacanthiformes Notacanthidae Lipogenys gilliinative  Spiny sucker eel bathydemersal400 - 2000 
Osmeriformes Bathylagidae Lipolagus ochotensisnative Eared blacksmelt Fatty deepsea smelt bathypelagic930 - 6100 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Lobianchia dofleininative Dofleini's lantern fish Doflein's lanternfish bathypelagic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Lobianchia gemellariinative Cocco's lantern fish Gemellar's lanternfish bathypelagic25 - 800 
Lophiiformes Lophiidae Lophiodes mutilusnative Smooth angler Smooth goosefish bathydemersal234 - 760 
Lophiiformes Lophiidae Lophiodes naresinative Goosefish Goosefish bathydemersal180 - 460 
Lophiiformes Lophiidae Lophiodes triradiatusnative Shortspine goosefish Shortspine goosefish bathydemersal208 - 1560 
Lampriformes Lophotidae Lophotus lacepedenative Crested oarfish Crested bandfish bathypelagic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Loweina interruptanative   bathypelagic60 - 800 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Loweina raranative Laura's lantern fish Rare lanternfish bathypelagic1 - 1050 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Lucigadus microlepisnative Smallfin whiptail Smallfin whiptail bathydemersal204 - 600 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Lucigadus nigromaculatusnative Blackspotted grenadier Blackspot whiptail bathydemersal200 - 1463 
Aulopiformes Notosudidae Luciosudis normaninative Paperbones Norman's waryfish bathypelagic500 - 800 
Aulopiformes Paralepididae Macroparalepis macrogeneionnative Longfin barracudina Longfin barracudina bathypelagic 
Syngnathiformes Centriscidae Macroramphosus gracilisnative Slender snipefish Little bellowsfish pelagic-oceanic50 - 500 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Macrouroides inflaticepsnative Inflated whiptail Inflated whiptail bathypelagic747 - 4000 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Macrourus carinatusnative Ridge scaled rattail Ridgescale whiptail bathydemersal200 - 1200 
Zeiformes Grammicolepididae Macrurocyttus acanthopodusnative Dwarf dory Dwarf dory bathydemersal 
Myliobatiformes Dasyatidae Maculabatis toshinative Black-spotted whipray Blackspotted whipray demersal10 - 140 
Aulopiformes Paralepididae Magnisudis atlanticanative Duckbill barracudina  pelagic-oceanic 
Aulopiformes Paralepididae Magnisudis prionosanative Southern barracudina Duckbill barracudina bathypelagic 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Malacocephalus laevisnative Softhead grenadier Smooth whiptail bathydemersal200 - 1000 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Malacosteus nigernative Stoplight loosejaw Black loosejaw bathypelagic500 - 3886 
Perciformes Acropomatidae Malakichthys elegansnative Splendid seabass Splendid seabass bathypelagic165 - 208 
Perciformes Acropomatidae Malakichthys mochizukiendemic Mochizuki's seabass Mochizuki's seabass bathypelagic300 - 360 
Lophiiformes Ogcocephalidae Malthopsis mitrigeranative Twospine batfish  bathydemersal300 - 650 
Stomiiformes Gonostomatidae Margrethia obtusirostranative Bighead portholefish Bighead portholefish bathypelagic100 - 1739 
Tetraodontiformes Molidae Masturus lanceolatusnative Sharptail mola  bathypelagic 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Mataeocephalus acipenserinusnative Sturgeon grenadier Sturgeon whiptail bathypelagic400 - 1300 
Osmeriformes Platytroctidae Maulisia acuticepsnative Sharpsnout tubeshoulder Sharpsnout tubeshoulder bathypelagic200 - 1500 
Osmeriformes Platytroctidae Maulisia maulinative Maul's searsid Maul's tubeshoulder bathypelagic400 - 1200 
Osmeriformes Platytroctidae Maulisia microlepisnative Smallscale searsid Smallscale tubeshoulder bathypelagic500 - 2000 
Stomiiformes Sternoptychidae Maurolicus australisnative Pennant pearlside Pennant pearlside bathypelagic 
Stomiiformes Sternoptychidae Maurolicus javanicusnative Javan pearlside Javan pearlside bathypelagic 
Stomiiformes Sternoptychidae Maurolicus muellerinative Silvery lightfish  bathypelagic271 - 1524 
Lamniformes Megachasmidae Megachasma pelagiosnative Megamouth shark Megamouth shark pelagic-oceanic5 - 600 
Myliobatiformes Dasyatidae Megatrygon micropsnative Smalleye stingray Smalleye stingray benthopelagic 
Stephanoberyciformes Melamphaidae Melamphaes longivelisnative Eyebrow bigscale Eyebrow bigscale bathypelagic 
Stephanoberyciformes Melamphaidae Melamphaes suborbitalisnative Shoulderspine bigscale Shoulderspine bigscale bathypelagic500 - 1000 
Lophiiformes Melanocetidae Melanocetus johnsoniinative Humpback anglerfish Humpback blackdevil bathypelagic100 - 4500 
Lophiiformes Melanocetidae Melanocetus murrayinative Murray's abyssal anglerfish Deepsea blackdevil bathypelagic100 - 6370 
Osmeriformes Bathylagidae Melanolagus bericoidesnative Bigscale deepsea smelt Bigscale deepsea smelt bathypelagic100 - 1700 
Gadiformes Melanonidae Melanonus gracilisnative Pelagic cod Pelagic cod bathypelagic150 - 3613 
Gadiformes Melanonidae Melanonus zugmayerinative Arrowtail Arrowtail cod bathypelagic991 - 3000 
Perciformes Zoarcidae Melanostigma gelatinosumnative Limp eelpout Limp eelpout bathypelagic44 - 2561 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Melanostomias globulifernative Brightchin dragonfish Brightchin dragonfish bathypelagic 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Melanostomias nigernative Fangtooth dragonfish Fangtooth dragonfish bathypelagic 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Melanostomias pauciradiusnative Three-ray dragonfish Three-ray dragonfish bathypelagic 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Melanostomias tentaculatusnative Tentacle dragonfish Tentacle dragonfish bathypelagic30 - 950 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Melanostomias valdiviaenative Valdivia black dragon fish Valdivia dragonfish bathypelagic40 - 1600 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Mesobius antipodumnative Bathypelagic rattail Black whiptail bathypelagic846 - 1300 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Metelectrona herwiginative Herwig lanternfish Herwig lanternfish pelagic-oceanic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Metelectrona ventralisnative Flaccid lanternfish Flaccid lanternfish bathypelagic 
Osmeriformes Microstomatidae Microstoma microstomanative Slender argentine Slender smallmouth bathypelagic 
Lamniformes Mitsukurinidae Mitsukurina owstoninative Goblin shark Goblin shark bathydemersal30 - 1300 
Osmeriformes Opisthoproctidae Monacoa grimaldiinative Mirrorbelly Grimaldi's barreleye bathypelagic 
Osmeriformes Opisthoproctidae Monacoa nigernative Black mirrorbelly  bathypelagic 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Monomitopus vitiazinative Spearcheek cusk Spearcheek cusk bathydemersal 
Gadiformes Moridae Mora moronative Common mora Ribaldo bathypelagic450 - 2500 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Myctophum asperumnative Prickly lanternfish Prickly lanternfish bathypelagic244 - 1948 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Myctophum brachygnathumnative Short-jawed lanternfish Shortjaw lanternfish bathypelagic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Myctophum nitidulumnative Pearly lanternfish Pearly-spotted lanternfish bathypelagic412 - 1537 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Myctophum obtusirostrenative Bluntsnout lanternfish Bluntsnout lanternfish bathypelagic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Myctophum orientalenative Oriental lanternfish Oriental lanternfish bathypelagic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Myctophum phengodesnative Bright lanternfish Bright lanternfish bathypelagic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Myctophum selenopsnative Wisner's lantern fish Lunar lanternfish bathypelagic40 - 500 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Myctophum spinosumnative Spiny lantern fish Spiny lanternfish bathypelagic 
Myliobatiformes Myliobatidae Myliobatis hamlyninative Purple eagle ray Purple eagle ray benthopelagic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Nannobrachium achirusnative Lantern fish Cripplefin lanternfish bathypelagic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Nannobrachium atrumnative Dusky lanternfish Dusky lanternfish bathypelagic60 - 1100 
Osmeriformes Microstomatidae Nansenia ardesiacanative Robust smallmouth Robust smallmouth bathydemersal260 - 553 
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Narcetes lloydinative Lloyd's slickhead Lloyd's slickhead bathypelagic716 - 1350 
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Narcetes stomiasnative Blackhead salmon Blackhead slickhead bathypelagic1500 - 2300 
Perciformes Gempylidae Nealotus tripesnative Black snake mackerel  bathypelagic914 - 1646 
Pleuronectiformes Pleuronectidae Nematops macrochirusnative Narrow-body righteye flounder  bathydemersal218 - 438 
Anguilliformes Nemichthyidae Nemichthys curvirostrisnative Boxer snipe eel Boxer snipe eel bathypelagic 
Anguilliformes Nemichthyidae Nemichthys scolopaceusnative Slender snipe eel Slender snipe eel bathypelagic100 - 4337 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Neobythites australiensisnative Australian cusk Australian cusk bathydemersal42 - 350 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Neobythites bimaculatusnative Twospot cusk Twospot cusk bathydemersal435 - 500 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Neobythites franzinative Franz's cusk Franz's cusk bathydemersal 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Neobythites longipesnative Longray cusk Longray cusk bathydemersal300 - 480 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Neobythites macropsnative Spotfin cusk Spotfin cusk bathydemersal143 - 686 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Neobythites nigriventrisnative Blackbelly cusk Blackbelly cusk bathydemersal 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Neobythites pallidusnative Pale cusk Pale cusk bathydemersal500 - 620 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Neobythites soelaenative Soela cusk Soela cusk benthopelagic 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Neobythites unimaculatusnative Onespot cusk Onespot cusk benthopelagic110 - 567 
Perciformes Caristiidae Neocaristius heemstrainative   bathypelagic420 - 1360 
Scorpaeniformes Tetrarogidae Neocentropogon aeglefinusnative Onespot waspfish Onespot waspfish demersal115 - 172 
Scorpaeniformes Tetrarogidae Neocentropogon trimaculatusnative Threespotted waspfish Threespot waspfish bathydemersal203 - 225 
Lophiiformes Neoceratiidae Neoceratias spinifernative Spiny seadevil Spiny seadevil demersal 
Zeiformes Oreosomatidae Neocyttus psilorhynchusnative Rough oreodory Rough oreodory bathypelagic750 - 1170 
Zeiformes Oreosomatidae Neocyttus rhomboidalisnative Spiky oreo Spikey oreodory bathypelagic200 - 1240 
Perciformes Gempylidae Neoepinnula orientalisnative Sackfish  benthopelagic200 - 570 
Pleuronectiformes Bothidae Neolaeops microphthalmusnative Crosseyed flounder  bathydemersal275 - 400 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Neonesthes capensisnative Cape snaggletooth Cape snaggletooth bathypelagic70 - 1650 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Neonesthes microcephalusnative Smallhead snaggletooth Smallhead snaggletooth bathypelagic600 - 1600 
Myctophiformes Neoscopelidae Neoscopelus macrolepidotusnative Large-scaled lantern fish Largescaled neoscopelid bathypelagic300 - 1180 
Myctophiformes Neoscopelidae Neoscopelus microchirnative Shortfin neoscopelid Shortfin neoscopelid bathypelagic250 - 700 
Myliobatiformes Dasyatidae Neotrygon annotatanative Plain maskray Plain maskray demersal10 - 62 
Myliobatiformes Dasyatidae Neotrygon leylandinative Painted maskray Painted maskray demersal5 - 80 
Perciformes Gempylidae Nesiarchus nasutusnative Black gemfish  benthopelagic200 - 1200 
Anguilliformes Derichthyidae Nessorhamphus danaenative Dana duckbill eel Dana duckbill eel bathypelagic 
Anguilliformes Derichthyidae Nessorhamphus ingolfianusnative Duckbill oceanic eel Ingolf duckbill eel bathypelagic 
Anguilliformes Nettastomatidae Nettastoma parvicepsnative Duck-billed eel Smallhead duckbill eel benthopelagic60 - 1190 
Anguilliformes Nettastomatidae Nettastoma solitariumnative Solitary duckbill eel Solitary duckbill eel benthopelagic415 - 610 
Anguilliformes Nettastomatidae Nettenchelys gephyranative Bridge duckbill eel Bridge duckbill eel benthopelagic 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Nezumia coheninative Cohen's whiptail Cohen's whiptail bathydemersal710 - 1032 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Nezumia kapalanative Kapala whiptail Kapala whiptail bathydemersal842 - 1243 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Nezumia leucouranative Whitetail whiptail Whitetail whiptail bathydemersal688 - 854 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Nezumia loricatanative Parrot grenadier  bathydemersal600 - 1500 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Nezumia merrettinative Merret's whiptail Merret's whiptail bathydemersal568 - 886 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Nezumia namatahinative Squashed face rattail Namatahi whiptail bathydemersal 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Nezumia propinquanative Aloha grenadier Aloha whiptail benthopelagic219 - 914 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Nezumia soelanative Soela whiptail Soela whiptail bathydemersal830 - 1500 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Nezumia spinosanative Sawspine whiptail Sawspine whiptail bathydemersal560 - 900 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Nezumia wularnianative Wularni whiptail Wularni whiptail bathydemersal500 - 1320 
Notacanthiformes Notacanthidae Notacanthus chemnitziinative Snubnosed spiny eel Cosmopolitan spineback benthopelagic125 - 3285 
Notacanthiformes Notacanthidae Notacanthus sexspinisnative Spiny-back eel Southern spineback bathydemersal360 - 1300 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Notolychnus valdiviaenative Topside lampfish Topside lanternfish bathypelagic25 - 700 
Syngnathiformes Centriscidae Notopogon xenosomanative Longspine bellowfish Orange bellowsfish bathydemersal255 - 610 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Notoscopelus caudispinosusnative Lobisomem Spinetail lanternfish bathypelagic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Notoscopelus resplendensnative Patchwork lampfish Patchwork lanternfish bathypelagic777 - 2121 
Lamniformes Odontaspididae Odontaspis feroxnative Smalltooth sand tiger Sand tiger shark benthopelagic10 - 2000 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Odontomacrurus murrayinative Roundhead grenadier Largefang whiptail bathypelagic 
Aulopiformes Omosudidae Omosudis lowiinative Omosudid Hammerjaw bathypelagic 
Lophiiformes Oneirodidae Oneirodes eschrichtiinative Bulbous dreamer  bathypelagic750 - 2500 
Lophiiformes Oneirodidae Oneirodes haplonemanative   bathypelagic960 - 1132 
Lophiiformes Oneirodidae Oneirodes krefftinative Krefft's dreamer Krefft's dreamer bathypelagic 
Lophiiformes Oneirodidae Oneirodes plagionemanative   bathypelagic1500 - 2000 
Lophiiformes Oneirodidae Oneirodes sabexnative Rough dreamer Rough dreamer bathypelagic780 - 1800 
Anguilliformes Ophichthidae Ophichthus alleninative   benthopelagic115 - 200 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Opostomias micripnusnative Obese dragonfish Obese dragonfish bathypelagic 
Zeiformes Oreosomatidae Oreosoma atlanticumnative Ox-eyed oreo Oxeye oreodory bathydemersal220 - 1550 
Beryciformes Holocentridae Ostichthys kaianusnative Deepwater soldierfish Deepwater squirrelfish bathydemersal182 - 640 
Perciformes Ostracoberycidae Ostracoberyx paxtoninative Spinycheek seabass Spinycheek seabass bathydemersal360 - 512 
Perciformes Cepolidae Owstonia maccullochinative McCulloch's bandfish McCulloch's bandfish bathydemersal 
Squaliformes Oxynotidae Oxynotus bruniensisnative Prickly dogfish Prickly dogfish bathydemersal45 - 1070 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Pachystomias microdonnative Smalltooth dragonfish Smalltooth dragonfish bathypelagic660 - 4000 
Pleuronectiformes Bothidae Parabothus kiensisnative   bathydemersal200 - 400 
Ophidiiformes Parabrotulidae Parabrotula plagiophthalmanative False cusk False cusk bathypelagic 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Paracaesio stoneinative Cocoa snapper Cocoa snapper bathydemersal200 - 320 
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Paraliparis anthracinusendemic Coalskin snailfish Coalskin snailfish bathydemersal1024 - 1080 
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Paraliparis aterendemic Sooty snailfish Sooty snailfish bathydemersal 
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Paraliparis atrolabiatusendemic Darklip snailfish Darklip snailfish bathydemersal1120 - 1220 
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Paraliparis auriculatusendemic Smallcheek snailfish Smallcheek snailfish bathydemersal 
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Paraliparis australiensisendemic Australian snailfish Australian snailfish bathydemersal1090 - 1160 
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Paraliparis avellaneusendemic Nutty snailfish Nutty snailfish bathydemersal1090 - 1160 
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Paraliparis badiusendemic Dark brown snailfish Dark brown snailfish bathydemersal 
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Paraliparis brunneocaudatusendemic Browntail snailfish Browntail snailfish bathydemersal 
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Paraliparis brunneusendemic Brown snailfish Brown snailfish bathydemersal 
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Paraliparis coracinusendemic Black snailfish Black snailfish bathydemersal 
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Paraliparis costatusendemic Black ribbed snailfish Black ribbed snailfish bathydemersal1042 - 1370 
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Paraliparis csiroiendemic Loweye snailfish Loweye snailfish bathydemersal 
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Paraliparis delphisendemic Dolphin snailfish Dolphin snailfish bathydemersal 
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Paraliparis dewittiendemic Brown ribbed snailfish Brown ribbed snailfish bathydemersal 
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Paraliparis eastmaniendemic Thickskin snailfish Thickskin snailfish bathydemersal 
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Paraliparis gomoniendemic Squarechin snailfish Squarechin snailfish bathydemersal 
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Paraliparis hobartiendemic Palepore snailfish Palepore snailfish bathydemersal 
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Paraliparis impariporusendemic Unipore snailfish Unipore snailfish bathydemersal 
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Paraliparis infeliciterendemic Badluck snailfish Badluck snailfish bathydemersal 
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Paraliparis labiatusendemic Biglip snailfish Biglip snailfish bathydemersal 
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Paraliparis lastiendemic Rusty snailfish Rusty snailfish bathydemersal1000 - 1152 
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Paraliparis obtusirostrisendemic Bluntsnout snailfish Bluntsnout snailfish bathydemersal 
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Paraliparis piceusendemic Tarred snailfish Tarred snailfish bathydemersal 
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Paraliparis plagiostomusendemic Sharkmouth snailfish Sharkmouth snailfish bathydemersal 
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Paraliparis retrodorsalisendemic Shortfin snailfish Shortfin snailfish bathydemersal 
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Paraliparis tasmaniensisendemic Tasmanian snailfish Tasmanian snailfish bathydemersal1000 - 1100 
Perciformes Pinguipedidae Parapercis striolatanative   bathydemersal200 - 310 
Perciformes Nemipteridae Parascolopsis rufomaculatusendemic Yellowband monocle bream Yellowband monocle bream bathydemersal210 - 320 
Perciformes Acropomatidae Parascombrops philippinensisnative Sharptooth seabass Sharptooth seabass bathydemersal80 - 385 
Orectolobiformes Parascylliidae Parascyllium sparsimaculatumnative Sparsely spotted carpetshark Ginger carpetshark bathydemersal204 - 245 
Tetraodontiformes Triacanthodidae Paratriacanthodes retrospinisnative Sawspine spikefish  bathydemersal418 - 920 
Aulopiformes Paraulopidae Paraulopus balteatusnative Banded cucumberfish Banded cucumberfish pelagic-oceanic300 - 800 
Aulopiformes Paraulopidae Paraulopus brevirostrisnative Shortsnout cucumberfish Shortsnout cucumberfish bathydemersal187 - 294 
Aulopiformes Paraulopidae Paraulopus novaeseelandiaenative   bathydemersal 
Aulopiformes Paraulopidae Paraulopus okamurainative Piedtip cucumberfish Piedtip cucumberfish bathydemersal 
Zeiformes Parazenidae Parazen pacificusnative Parazen Parazen bathydemersal145 - 500 
Carcharhiniformes Scyliorhinidae Parmaturus bigusnative Beige catshark Beige catshark bathydemersal 
Perciformes Pentacerotidae Pentaceros decacanthusnative Bigspined boarfish Bigspine boarfish bathydemersal37 - 460 
Scorpaeniformes Peristediidae Peristedion liorhynchusnative Armoured gurnard Slender armour gurnard bathydemersal140 - 380 
Scorpaeniformes Scorpaenidae Phenacoscorpius adenensisnative Toothed no-line scorpionfish  bathydemersal139 - 736 
Stomiiformes Phosichthyidae Phosichthys argenteusnative Silver lightfish Silver lightfish bathypelagic300 - 1050 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Photonectes achirusnative   bathypelagic75 - 1400 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Photonectes albipennisnative Whitepen dragonfish Whitepen dragonfish bathypelagic120 - 800 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Photonectes brauerinative Brauer's dragonfish Brauer's dragonfish bathypelagic 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Photonectes caerulescensnative Bulbless dragonfish Bulbless dragonfish bathypelagic100 - 2000 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Photonectes gracilisnative Graceful dragonfish Graceful dragonfish bathypelagic 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Photonectes parvimanusnative Fleshyfin dragonfish Fleshyfin dragonfish bathypelagic 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Photonectes waittinative   pelagic-oceanic 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Photostomias tantilluxnative   bathypelagic1138 - 3100 
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Photostylus pycnopterusnative Starry smooth-head Starry slickhead bathypelagic701 - 2868 
Gadiformes Moridae Physiculus longifilisnative Filament cod Filament cod bathypelagic115 - 320 
Gadiformes Moridae Physiculus luminosanative Luminescent cod Luminous cod bathydemersal130 - 640 
Gadiformes Moridae Physiculus nigrescensnative Darktip cod Darktip cod bathypelagic 
Gadiformes Moridae Physiculus roseusnative Rosy cod Rosy cod bathypelagic300 - 549 
Gadiformes Moridae Physiculus therosiderosnative Scalyfin cod Scalyfin cod bathypelagic83 - 610 
Perciformes Emmelichthyidae Plagiogeneion rubiginosumnative Rubyfish Cosmopolitan rubyfish bathydemersal200 - 500 
Osmeriformes Platytroctidae Platytroctes apusnative Legless searsid Legless tubeshoulder bathypelagic385 - 5393 
Perciformes Serranidae Plectranthias japonicusnative Japanese perchlet Japanese perchlet demersal 
Perciformes Serranidae Plectranthias pallidusnative Pale perchlet Pale perchlet bathypelagic 
Perciformes Serranidae Plectranthias robertsinative Filamentous perchlet Filamentous perchlet bathypelagic220 - 400 
Perciformes Serranidae Plectranthias wheelerinative Spotted perchlet Spotted perchlet reef-associated100 - 236 
Myliobatiformes Plesiobatidae Plesiobatis daviesinative Deep-water stingray Giant stingaree bathydemersal44 - 780 
Pleuronectiformes Pleuronectidae Poecilopsetta macrocephalanative   bathydemersal 
Pleuronectiformes Pleuronectidae Poecilopsetta praelonganative Alcock's narrow-body righteye flounder  bathydemersal216 - 714 
Stomiiformes Sternoptychidae Polyipnus aquavitusnative Aquavit hatchetfish Aquavit hatchetfish benthopelagic120 - 1244 
Stomiiformes Sternoptychidae Polyipnus latirastrusnative Combside hatchetfish Combside hatchetfish bathydemersal696 - 888 
Stomiiformes Sternoptychidae Polyipnus soelaenative Soela hatchetfish Soela hatchetfish bathypelagic300 - 520 
Stomiiformes Sternoptychidae Polyipnus tridentifernative Three-spined hatchetfish Threespine hatchetfish bathydemersal640 - 825 
Stomiiformes Phosichthyidae Polymetme corythaeolanative Rendezvous fish Rendezvous fish benthopelagic165 - 800 
Stomiiformes Phosichthyidae Polymetme surugaensisnative Suruga lightfish Suruga lightfish benthopelagic 
Polymixiiformes Polymixiidae Polymixia berndtinative Pacific beardfish Berndt's beardfish reef-associated18 - 585 
Polymixiiformes Polymixiidae Polymixia busakhininative Busakhin's beardfish Busakhin's beardfish bathydemersal410 - 660 
Perciformes Polyprionidae Polyprion americanusnative Wreckfish Bass groper demersal40 - 600 
Perciformes Priacanthidae Priacanthus fitchinative Deepsea bigeye Deepsea bigeye demersal150 - 400 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Pristipomoides auricillanative Goldflag jobfish Goldflag snapper benthopelagic90 - 360 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Pristipomoides filamentosusnative Crimson jobfish Rosy snapper benthopelagic40 - 400 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Pristipomoides sieboldiinative Lavender jobfish Lavender snapper benthopelagic100 - 360 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Pristipomoides zonatusnative Oblique-banded snapper Oblique-banded snapper benthopelagic70 - 300 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Protomyctophum normaninative Norman's lanterrnfish Norman's lanterrnfish bathypelagic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Protomyctophum parallelumnative Parallel lanternfish Parallel lanternfish bathypelagic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Protomyctophum subparallelumnative Subparallel lanternfish Subparallel lanternfish pelagic-oceanic 
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Psednos balushkiniendemic Palemouth snailfish Palemouth snailfish bathydemersal914 - 978 
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Psednos nataliaeendemic Darkgill snailfish Darkgill snailfish bathydemersal 
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Psednos whitleyiendemic Bigcheek snailfish Bigcheek snailfish bathydemersal 
Perciformes Nomeidae Psenes cyanophrysnative Freckled driftfish  bathypelagic20 - 550 
Perciformes Nomeidae Psenes pellucidusnative Bluefin driftfish Eyebrow bathypelagic 
Perciformes Centrolophidae Psenopsis obscuranative Obscure ruff  bathydemersal200 - 800 
Pleuronectiformes Bothidae Psettina sentanative   demersal140 - 333 
Zeiformes Oreosomatidae Pseudocyttus maculatusnative Smooth oreo dory Smooth oreodory bathydemersal400 - 1500 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Pseudonezumia pusillanative Tiny whiptail Tiny whiptail bathydemersal1380 - 2000 
Ophidiiformes Bythitidae Pseudonus squamicepsnative   bathydemersal416 - 1270 
Pleuronectiformes Paralichthyidae Pseudorhombus megalopsnative   bathydemersal200 - 270 
Carcharhiniformes Pseudotriakidae Pseudotriakis microdonnative False catshark False catshark bathydemersal173 - 1890 
Scorpaeniformes Psychrolutidae Psychrolutes marcidusendemic Smooth-head blobfish Smooth-head blobfish bathydemersal600 - 1200 
Scorpaeniformes Psychrolutidae Psychrolutes occidentalisnative Western Australian sculpin Western blobfish bathydemersal350 - 704 
Scorpaeniformes Triglidae Pterygotrigla andertoninative Painted latchet Painted latchet bathydemersal90 - 500 
Scorpaeniformes Triglidae Pterygotrigla hemistictanative Blackspotted gurnard Blackspotted gurnard demersal10 - 420 
Scorpaeniformes Triglidae Pterygotrigla hoplitesnative Swordspine gurnard Swordspine gurnard bathydemersal265 - 512 
Scorpaeniformes Triglidae Pterygotrigla leptacanthusnative Black-finned gurnard Bullhead gurnard demersal 
Scorpaeniformes Triglidae Pterygotrigla macrorhynchusnative Longnose gurnard Longnose gurnard bathydemersal300 - 500 
Scorpaeniformes Triglidae Pterygotrigla megalopsnative Large eye gurnard  bathydemersal340 - 500 
Scorpaeniformes Triglidae Pterygotrigla multiocellatanative Antrorse spined gurnard  bathydemersal178 - 379 
Scorpaeniformes Triglidae Pterygotrigla paulinative Yellow spotted gurnard Yellowspotted gurnard bathydemersal333 - 630 
Scorpaeniformes Triglidae Pterygotrigla pictanative Spotted gurnard Spotted gurnard bathydemersal160 - 500 
Scorpaeniformes Triglidae Pterygotrigla robertsinative Roberts’ gurnard  bathydemersal420 - 511 
Scorpaeniformes Triglidae Pterygotrigla ryukyuensisnative Ryukyu gurnard Ryukyu gurnard demersal 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Pycnocraspedum squamipinnenative Pelagic cusk Pelagic cusk benthopelagic200 - 500 
Ophidiiformes Carapidae Pyramodon lindasnative Blackedge pearlfish Blackedge pearlfish bathydemersal250 - 385 
Ophidiiformes Carapidae Pyramodon ventralisnative Pallid pearlfish Pallid pearlfish benthopelagic184 - 470 
Perciformes Lutjanidae Randallichthys filamentosusnative Randall's snapper  benthopelagic150 - 300 
Perciformes Gempylidae Rexea antefurcatanative Long-finned escolar Long-finned gemfish benthopelagic230 - 920 
Perciformes Gempylidae Rexea bengalensisnative Bengal escolar Small gemfish benthopelagic143 - 820 
Perciformes Gempylidae Rexea solandrinative Silver gemfish Silver kingfish benthopelagic100 - 800 
Perciformes Gempylidae Rexichthys johnpaxtoninative Paxton's escolar Paxton's gemfish benthopelagic270 - 470 
Cetomimiformes Cetomimidae Rhamphocetichthys savageinative Savage's birdsnouted whalefish Birdsnout whalefish bathypelagic 
Chimaeriformes Rhinochimaeridae Rhinochimaera pacificanative Pacific spookfish Pacific spookfish benthopelagic330 - 1490 
Cetomimiformes Rondeletiidae Rondeletia loricatanative Redmouth whalefish Common redmouth whalefish bathypelagic100 - 3500 
Perciformes Epigonidae Rosenblattia robustanative Stout cardinalfish Stout cardinalfish bathypelagic700 - 2000 
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Rouleina attritanative Softskin smooth-head Softskin slickhead bathypelagic450 - 2300 
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Rouleina euclanative Eucla slickhead Eucla slickhead bathypelagic900 - 1050 
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Rouleina guentherinative Bordello slickhead Bordello slickhead bathypelagic500 - 1300 
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Rouleina maderensisnative Madeiran smooth-head Madeiran slickhead bathypelagic595 - 1450 
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Rouleina squamilateranative Bluntsnout slickhead Sparkling slickhead bathypelagic677 - 1150 
Ophidiiformes Bythitidae Saccogaster tuberculatanative Bagbelly cusk Bagbelly cusk bathydemersal440 - 850 
Saccopharyngiformes Saccopharyngidae Saccopharynx schmidtinative Whiptail gulper Black gulper bathypelagic 
Perciformes Serranidae Saloptia powellinative Golden grouper Golden grouper reef-associated140 - 367 
Scorpaeniformes Peristediidae Satyrichthys moluccensisnative Black-finned armoured-gurnard Blackfin armour gurnard bathydemersal192 - 420 
Scorpaeniformes Peristediidae Satyrichthys rieffelinative Spotted armoured-gurnard Spotted armour gurnard demersal65 - 600 
Scorpaeniformes Peristediidae Satyrichthys welchinative Robust armoured-gurnard Ling's armour gurnard demersal80 - 228 
Scorpaeniformes Peristediidae Scalicus orientalisnative   bathydemersal 
Perciformes Centrolophidae Schedophilus huttoninative New Zealand ruffe New Zealand ruffe bathypelagic 
Perciformes Centrolophidae Schedophilus velaininative Violet warehou Blue-eye trevalla bathypelagic40 - 500 
Aulopiformes Scopelarchidae Scopelarchoides danaenative Dana pearleye Dana pearleye bathypelagic 
Aulopiformes Scopelarchidae Scopelarchoides krefftinative Twin-striped pearleye Twin-striped pearleye bathypelagic 
Aulopiformes Scopelarchidae Scopelarchus analisnative Short fin pearleye Shortfin pearleye bathypelagic 
Aulopiformes Scopelarchidae Scopelarchus guentherinative Staring pearleye Staring pearleye bathypelagic 
Stephanoberyciformes Melamphaidae Scopeloberyx microlepisnative Southern bigscale Southern bigscale bathypelagic 
Stephanoberyciformes Melamphaidae Scopelogadus beaniinative Bean's bigscale Bean's bigscale bathypelagic 
Stephanoberyciformes Melamphaidae Scopelogadus mizolepisnative Ragged bigscale Ragged bigscale bathypelagic300 - 3385 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Scopelopsis multipunctatusnative Multispotted lanternfish Multispotted lanternfish bathypelagic3 - 2000 
Aulopiformes Notosudidae Scopelosaurus maulinative Maul's waryfish Maul's waryfish bathypelagic 
Squaliformes Somniosidae Scymnodalatias albicaudanative Whitetail dogfish Whitetail dogfish bathypelagic150 - 510 
Anguilliformes Serrivomeridae Serrivomer beaniinative Stout sawpalate Bean's sawtooth eel bathypelagic 
Scorpaeniformes Setarchidae Setarches guentherinative Channeled rockfish Deepwater scorpionfish benthopelagic150 - 780 
Scorpaeniformes Setarchidae Setarches longimanusnative Red deepwater scorpionfish Red deepwater scorpionfish bathydemersal180 - 704 
Stomiiformes Gonostomatidae Sigmops bathyphilusnative Spark anglemouth Deepsea fangjaw bathypelagic700 - 3000 
Stomiiformes Gonostomatidae Sigmops elongatusnative Elongated bristlemouth fish Elongate fangjaw bathypelagic25 - 4740 
Anguilliformes Synaphobranchidae Simenchelys parasiticanative Snubnosed eel Snubnose eel bathydemersal136 - 2620 
Stephanoberyciformes Melamphaidae Sio nordenskjoldiinative Nordenskjold's bigscale Nordenskjold's bigscale bathypelagic200 - 3000 
Squaliformes Somniosidae Somniosus antarcticusnative Southern sleeper shark Southern sleeper shark benthopelagic485 - 1150 
Scorpaeniformes Platycephalidae Sorsogona tuberculatanative Tuberculated flathead Tuberculate flathead demersal9 - 80 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Sphagemacrurus pumilicepsnative Dwarf whiptail Dwarf whiptail bathypelagic732 - 1880 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Sphagemacrurus richardinative Richard's whiptail Richard's whiptail bathypelagic538 - 1260 
Perciformes Epigonidae Sphyraenops bairdianusnative Triplespine deepwater cardinalfish Triplespine deepwater cardinalfish bathypelagic200 - 1750 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Spicomacrurus adelscottinative Celebration whiptail Celebration whiptail benthopelagic600 - 690 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Spicomacrurus mccoskerinative McCosker’s grenadier  bathydemersal650 - 710 
Squaliformes Dalatiidae Squaliolus aliaenative Smalleye pygmy shark Smalleye pigmy shark bathypelagic200 - 2000 
Squaliformes Dalatiidae Squaliolus laticaudusnative Spined pygmy shark  bathypelagic200 - 1200 
Squaliformes Squalidae Squalus chloroculusnative Greeneye spurdog Greeneye spurdog bathydemersal213 - 1360 
Squaliformes Squalidae Squalus mitsukuriinative Shortspine spurdog Greeneye dogfish benthopelagic29 - 600 
Squaliformes Squalidae Squalus montalbaninative Indonesian greeneye spurdog  bathydemersal154 - 1370 
Aulopiformes Paralepididae Stemonosudis elegansnative Tailspot barracudina Tailspot barracudina bathypelagic18 - 330 
Aulopiformes Paralepididae Stemonosudis macruranative  Sharpchin barracudina bathypelagic18 - 330 
Aulopiformes Paralepididae Stemonosudis rothschildinative Rothschild's barracudina Rothschild's barracudina bathypelagic 
Stomiiformes Sternoptychidae Sternoptyx diaphananative Diaphanous hatchet fish Oblique hatchetfish bathypelagic400 - 3676 
Stomiiformes Sternoptychidae Sternoptyx pseudobscuranative Highlight hatchetfish Highlight hatchetfish bathypelagic800 - 2000 
Stomiiformes Sternoptychidae Sternoptyx pseudodiaphananative False oblique hatchetfish False oblique hatchetfish bathypelagic 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Stomias affinisnative Günther's boafish Honeycomb scaly dragonfish bathypelagic 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Stomias boa boanative Boa dragonfish Boa scaly dragonfish bathypelagic200 - 2173 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Stomias longibarbatusnative Longbarb scaly dragonfish Longbarb scaly dragonfish bathypelagic400 - 1463 
Aulopiformes Paralepididae Sudis hyalinanative   bathypelagic200 - 2000 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Symbolophorus barnardinative Barnards lanternfishes Barnard's lanternfish bathypelagic100 - 800 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Symbolophorus boopsnative Bogue lanternfish Spotfin lanternfish bathypelagic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Symbolophorus evermanninative Evermann's lantern fish Evermann's lanternfish bathypelagic100 - 500 
Perciformes Symphysanodontidae Symphysanodon typusnative Insular shelf beauty  benthopelagic50 - 400 
Perciformes Acropomatidae Synagrops japonicusnative Blackmouth splitfin Glowbelly seabass benthopelagic50 - 1000 
Anguilliformes Synaphobranchidae Synaphobranchus affinisnative Grey cutthroat Grey cut-throat eel benthopelagic290 - 2400 
Anguilliformes Synaphobranchidae Synaphobranchus brevidorsalisnative Shortdorsal cutthroat eel Shortfin cut-throat eel benthopelagic900 - 3000 
Anguilliformes Synaphobranchidae Synaphobranchus kaupiinative Kaup's arrowtooth eel Kaup's cut-throat eel bathydemersal120 - 4800 
Perciformes Callionymidae Synchiropus altivelisnative Highfin bigeye dragonet  demersal70 - 600 
Perciformes Callionymidae Synchiropus australisnative Queensland bigeye dragonet  bathydemersal 
Perciformes Callionymidae Synchiropus grandoculisnative Western Australian bigeye dragonet  bathydemersal 
Aulopiformes Synodontidae Synodus kaianusnative Gunther's lizard fish Black lizardfish demersal48 - 326 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Taaningichthys bathyphilusnative Deepwater lanternfish Deepwater lanternfish bathypelagic400 - 1550 
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Talismania antillarumnative Antillean smooth-head Antillean slickhead bathypelagic455 - 1460 
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Talismania bifurcatanative Threadfin slickhead  bathydemersal300 - 2000 
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Talismania longifilisnative Longtail slickhead Longtail slickhead bathypelagic750 - 1550 
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Talismania mekistonemanative Threadfin smooth-head Threadfin slickhead bathypelagic600 - 1500 
Perciformes Tetragonuridae Tetragonurus cuvierinative Smalleye squaretail Squaretail bathypelagic1 - 800 
Torpediniformes Torpedinidae Tetronarce macneilliendemic Shorttail torpedo Short-tail torpedo ray bathydemersal90 - 750 
Tetraodontiformes Monacanthidae Thamnaconus tessellatusnative   bathydemersal230 - 600 
Perciformes Gempylidae Thyrsitoides marleyinative Black snoek  benthopelagic 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Thysanactis dentexnative Broomfin dragonfish Broomfin dragonfish bathypelagic100 - 1000 
Ophidiiformes Bythitidae Timorichthys disjunctusnative   bathydemersal 
Perciformes Gempylidae Tongaichthys robustusnative Tonga escolar  bathypelagic288 - 312 
Beryciformes Trachichthyidae Trachichthys australisnative Roughy Southern roughy reef-associated1 - 1557 
Lampriformes Trachipteridae Trachipterus jacksonensisnative Blackflash ribbonfish Southern ribbonfish bathypelagic 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Trachonurus gagatesnative Velvet whiptail Velvet whiptail bathydemersal436 - 1240 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Trachonurus villosusnative Furry whiptail Furry whiptail bathypelagic514 - 1590 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Trachonurus yiwardausnative Yiwarda whiptail Yiwarda whiptail bathydemersal770 - 1293 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Trachyrincus longirostrisnative Slender unicorn rattail Unicorn whiptail bathydemersal73 - 1280 
Scorpaeniformes Sebastidae Trachyscorpia eschmeyerinative Cape rockfish Deepsea ocean perch bathydemersal450 - 1025 
Perciformes Trichiuridae Trichiurus auriganative Pearly hairtail  benthopelagic250 - 350 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Trigonolampa miricepsnative Threelight dragonfish Threelight dragonfish bathypelagic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Triphoturus nigrescensnative Highseas lampfish Vagabond lanternfish bathypelagic100 - 1000 
Gadiformes Moridae Tripterophycis gilchristinative Grenadier cod Chiseltooth grenadier cod bathydemersal100 - 1000 
Gadiformes Moridae Tripterophycis svetovidovinative Brown grenadier cod Brown grenadier cod bathypelagic385 - 950 
Perciformes Centrolophidae Tubbia tasmanicanative Tasmanian ruffe Mauve ruffe bathypelagic 
Tetraodontiformes Tetraodontidae Tylerius spinosissimusnative Spiny blaasop  bathydemersal250 - 435 
Perciformes Carangidae Uraspis uraspisnative Whitemouth jack Whitemouth trevally reef-associated20 - 130 
Myliobatiformes Urolophidae Urolophus piperatusnative Coral sea stingaree Coral sea stingaree bathydemersal171 - 370 
Myliobatiformes Urolophidae Urolophus westraliensisnative Brown stingaree Brown stingaree demersal60 - 210 
Stomiiformes Sternoptychidae Valenciennellus tripunctulatusnative Constellationfish Constellationfish bathypelagic100 - 1000 
Anguilliformes Nettastomatidae Venefica multiporosanative   bathydemersal416 - 1300 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Ventrifossa gomoninative Pale smiling whiptail Pale smiling whiptail bathydemersal376 - 450 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Ventrifossa johnboborumnative Snoutscale whiptail Snoutscale whiptail bathydemersal540 - 810 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Ventrifossa nigrodorsalisnative Spinaker grenadier Spinnaker whiptail bathydemersal270 - 700 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Ventrifossa paxtoninative Thinbarbel whiptail Thinbarbel whiptail bathypelagic878 - 1053 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Ventrifossa sazonovinative Dark smiling whiptail Dark smiling whiptail bathydemersal420 - 886 
Stomiiformes Phosichthyidae Vinciguerria nimbarianative Oceanic lightfish Narooma lightfish bathypelagic20 - 5000 
Stomiiformes Phosichthyidae Vinciguerria poweriaenative Power's deep-water bristle-mouth fish Power's lightfish bathypelagic50 - 1500 
Perciformes Lethrinidae Wattsia mossambicanative Mozambique large-eye bream Mozambique seabream reef-associated100 - 200 
Osmeriformes Opisthoproctidae Winteria telescopanative Binocular fish Binocular fish bathypelagic400 - 2500 
Stomiiformes Phosichthyidae Woodsia meyerwaardeninative Austral lightfish Austral lightfish bathypelagic 
Stomiiformes Phosichthyidae Woodsia nonsuchaenative Bigeye lightfish Bigeye lightfish bathypelagic530 - 1335 
Osmeriformes Alepocephalidae Xenodermichthys copeinative Bluntsnout smooth-head Bluntsnout slickhead bathypelagic100 - 2650 
Zeiformes Grammicolepididae Xenolepidichthys dalgleishinative Spotted tinselfish Spotted tinselfish benthopelagic128 - 885 
Perciformes Blenniidae Xiphasia matsubarainative Japanese snake blenny Matsubara's blenny benthopelagic 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Xyelacyba myersinative Gargoyle cusk Gargoyle cusk bathydemersal984 - 2500 
Squaliformes Somniosidae Zameus squamulosusnative Velvet dogfish Velvet dogfish benthopelagic 
Zeiformes Zeniontidae Zenion japonicumnative Japanese dory Japanese dory bathydemersal200 - 400 
Zeiformes Zeidae Zenopsis nebulosanative Mirror dory Mirror dory benthopelagic30 - 800 
Lampriformes Trachipteridae Zu cristatusnative Scalloped ribbonfish Scalloped ribbonfish bathypelagic 
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