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Family: Agonidae Poachers
Subfamily: Anoplagoninae


(See list of species below)



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4 species (see list below)

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North Pacific
Max. Length 15 cm TL

 
Anoplagonus inermis
[Smooth alligatorfish]
No picture found
Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 10 cm SL

 
Anoplagonus occidentalis
[]

Photo by Orlov, A.

Northwest Atlantic
Max. Length 22 cm TL
Aspidophoroides monopterygius (Bloch, 1786)

Photo by Orlov, A.
 
Aspidophoroides monopterygius
[Alligatorfish]

Photo by Bull. U.S. Bur. Fish.

Arctic to Northwest Atlan
Max. Length 8.6 cm TL
Aspidophoroides olrikii Lütken, 1877

Photo by Bull. U.S. Bur. Fish.
 
Aspidophoroides olrikii
[Arctic alligatorfish]
4 Species of Family Agonidae
(Poachers)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1860 Anoplagonus inermis Smooth alligatorfish North Pacific 15 TL
1950 Anoplagonus occidentalis Northwest Pacific 10 SL
1786 Aspidophoroides monopterygius Alligatorfish Northwest Atlantic 22 TL
1877 Aspidophoroides olrikii Arctic alligatorfish Arctic to Northwest Atlan 8.6 TL



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