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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Ophidiiformes
Family: Bythitidae Viviparous brotulas
Subfamily: Brosmophycinae
Genus: Bidenichthys

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3 species (see list below)

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Southwest Pacific
Max. Length 8.2 cm TL

 
Bidenichthys beeblebroxi
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Photo by SFSA

Southeast Atlantic
Max. Length 9 cm TL
Bidenichthys capensis Barnard, 1934

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Bidenichthys capensis
[Freetail brotula]
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Southwest Pacific
Max. Length 16 cm TL

 
Bidenichthys consobrinus
[Grey brotula]
3 Species of Family Bythitidae with Genus Bidenichthys
(Viviparous brotulas)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1995 Bidenichthys beeblebroxi Southwest Pacific 8.2 TL
1934 Bidenichthys capensis Freetail brotula Southeast Atlantic 9 TL
1876 Bidenichthys consobrinus Grey brotula Southwest Pacific 16 TL



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