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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Osmeriformes
Family: Bathylagidae Deep-sea smelts

Genus: Bathylagichthys

(See list of species below)



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5 species (see list below)

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Indian and Pacific.
Max. Length 20.8 cm SL

 
Bathylagichthys australis
[Southern deepsea smelt]

Photo by Porteiro, F.M.

Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 16 cm SL
Bathylagichthys greyae (Cohen, 1958)

Photo by Porteiro, F.M.
 
Bathylagichthys greyae
[Grey's deepsea smelt]
No picture found
Southeast Atlantic to wes
Max. Length 12.2 cm SL

 
Bathylagichthys longipinnis
[]
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Southeast Pacific.
Max. Length 11.9 cm SL

 
Bathylagichthys parini
[]
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South Atlantic
Max. Length 26.6 cm SL

 
Bathylagichthys problematicus
[]
5 Species of Family Bathylagidae with Genus Bathylagichthys
(Deep-sea smelts)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1990 Bathylagichthys australis Southern deepsea smelt Indian and Pacific. 20.8 SL
1958 Bathylagichthys greyae Grey's deepsea smelt Eastern Atlantic 16 SL
1985 Bathylagichthys longipinnis Southeast Atlantic to wes 12.2 SL
1990 Bathylagichthys parini Southeast Pacific. 11.9 SL
1985 Bathylagichthys problematicus South Atlantic 26.6 SL



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