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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Beryciformes
Family: Anoplogastridae Fangtooth

Genus: Anoplogaster

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2 species (see list below)

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Photo by FAO

Pacific and Atlantic
Max. Length 6 cm SL
Anoplogaster brachycera Kotlyar, 1986

Photo by FAO
 
Anoplogaster brachycera
[Shorthorn fangtooth]

Photo by Bañón Díaz, R.

Worldwide in tropical to
Max. Length 18 cm TL
Anoplogaster cornuta (Valenciennes, 1833)

Photo by Bañón Díaz, R.
 
Anoplogaster cornuta
[Common fangtooth]
2 Species of Family Anoplogastridae with Genus Anoplogaster
(Fangtooth)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1986 Anoplogaster brachycera Shorthorn fangtooth Pacific and Atlantic 6 SL
1833 Anoplogaster cornuta Common fangtooth Worldwide in tropical to 18 TL



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