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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Chiasmodontidae Snaketooth fishes

Genus: Chiasmodon

(See list of species below)



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7 species (see list below)

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Pacific plate, north of H
Max. Length 17.9 cm SL

 
Chiasmodon asper
[]
No picture found
Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 4.4 cm SL

 
Chiasmodon braueri
[]
No picture found
Northeastern and western
Max. Length 19.8 cm SL

 
Chiasmodon harteli
[]
No picture found
Circumglobal in the south
Max. Length 11.5 cm TL

 
Chiasmodon microcephalus
[]

Photo by Román Marcote, E.

North Atlantic
Max. Length 25 cm SL
Chiasmodon niger Johnson, 1864

Photo by Román Marcote, E.
 
Chiasmodon niger
[Black swallower]
No picture found
Atlantic, Indian, Southes
Max. Length 22.1 cm SL

 
Chiasmodon pluriradiatus
[]
No picture found
Eastern Pacific, from Haw
Max. Length 3 cm SL

 
Chiasmodon subniger
[]
7 Species of Family Chiasmodontidae with Genus Chiasmodon
(Snaketooth fishes)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
2009 Chiasmodon asper Pacific plate, north of H 17.9 SL
1913 Chiasmodon braueri Western Indian Ocean 4.4 SL
2009 Chiasmodon harteli Northeastern and western 19.8 SL
1929 Chiasmodon microcephalus Circumglobal in the south 11.5 TL
1864 Chiasmodon niger Black swallower North Atlantic 25 SL
1933 Chiasmodon pluriradiatus Atlantic, Indian, Southes 22.1 SL
1899 Chiasmodon subniger Eastern Pacific, from Haw 3 SL



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cfm script by eagbayani, 30.11.04, ,  php script by cmilitante, 05/11/2010 ,  last modified by cmilitante, 14/03/2013