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Family: Macrouridae Grenadiers or rattails
Subfamily: Macrouroidinae


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2 species (see list below)

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Photo by JAMARC

Western Central Pacific
Max. Length 48 cm TL
Macrouroides inflaticeps Smith & Radcliffe, 1912

Photo by JAMARC
 
Macrouroides inflaticeps
[Inflated whiptail]

Photo by FAO

Atlantic and Pacific
Max. Length 35 cm TL
Squalogadus modificatus Gilbert & Hubbs, 1916

Photo by FAO
 
Squalogadus modificatus
[Tadpole whiptail]
2 Species of Family Macrouridae
(Grenadiers or rattails)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1912 Macrouroides inflaticeps Inflated whiptail Western Central Pacific 48 TL
1916 Squalogadus modificatus Tadpole whiptail Atlantic and Pacific 35 TL



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