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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Stomiiformes
Family: Gonostomatidae Bristlemouths

Genus: Cyclothone

(See list of species below)



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13 species (see list below)

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Photo by Welter-Schultes, F.

Atlantic, Indian and Paci
Max. Length 6.5 cm SL
Cyclothone acclinidens Garman, 1899

Photo by Welter-Schultes, F.
 
Cyclothone acclinidens
[Benttooth bristlemouth]

Photo by Canadian Museum of Nature, Ottawa, Canada

Circumglobal. Atlantic O
Max. Length 3.4 cm SL
Cyclothone alba Brauer, 1906

Photo by Canadian Museum of Nature, Ottawa, Canada
 
Cyclothone alba
[Bristlemouth]

Photo by Canadian Museum of Nature, Ottawa, Canada

North Pacific
Max. Length 6.2 cm SL
Cyclothone atraria Gilbert, 1905

Photo by Canadian Museum of Nature, Ottawa, Canada
 
Cyclothone atraria
[Deep-water bristlemouth]

Photo by Costa, F.

Atlantic, Indian and Sout
Max. Length 3.8 cm SL
Cyclothone braueri Jespersen & Tåning, 1926

Photo by Costa, F.
 
Cyclothone braueri
[Garrick]
No picture found
Southern Ocean
Max. Length 4.2 cm SL

 
Cyclothone kobayashii
[Kobayashi's bristlemouth]

Photo by Welter-Schultes, F.

Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 5 cm SL
Cyclothone livida Brauer, 1902

Photo by Welter-Schultes, F.
 
Cyclothone livida
[]

Photo by Welter-Schultes, F.

Widely distributed in all
Max. Length 7.6 cm TL
Cyclothone microdon (Günther, 1878)

Photo by Welter-Schultes, F.
 
Cyclothone microdon
[Veiled anglemouth]

Photo by Welter-Schultes, F.

Atlantic, Indian and Paci
Max. Length 6.6 cm SL
Cyclothone obscura Brauer, 1902

Photo by Welter-Schultes, F.
 
Cyclothone obscura
[Hidden bristlemouth]

Photo by SFSA

Atlantic, Indian and Paci
Max. Length 7.5 cm SL
Cyclothone pallida Brauer, 1902

Photo by SFSA
 
Cyclothone pallida
[Tan bristlemouth]
No picture found
Atlantic Ocean
Max. Length 6.7 cm SL

 
Cyclothone parapallida
[Shadow bristlemouth]

Photo by Canadian Museum of Nature, Ottawa, Canada

Atlantic, Indian and Paci
Max. Length 5.8 cm SL
Cyclothone pseudopallida Mukhacheva, 1964

Photo by Canadian Museum of Nature, Ottawa, Canada
 
Cyclothone pseudopallida
[Slender bristlemouth]

Photo by Costa, F.

Mediterranean Sea.
Max. Length 2.9 cm SL
Cyclothone pygmaea Jespersen & Tåning, 1926

Photo by Costa, F.
 
Cyclothone pygmaea
[]

Photo by Welter-Schultes, F.

Eastern Pacific
Max. Length 3 cm TL
Cyclothone signata Garman, 1899

Photo by Welter-Schultes, F.
 
Cyclothone signata
[Showy bristlemouth]
13 Species of Family Gonostomatidae with Genus Cyclothone
(Bristlemouths)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1899 Cyclothone acclinidens Benttooth bristlemouth Atlantic, Indian and Paci 6.5 SL
1906 Cyclothone alba Bristlemouth Circumglobal. Atlantic O 3.4 SL
1905 Cyclothone atraria Deep-water bristlemouth North Pacific 6.2 SL
1926 Cyclothone braueri Garrick Atlantic, Indian and Sout 3.8 SL
1994 Cyclothone kobayashii Kobayashi's bristlemouth Southern Ocean 4.2 SL
1902 Cyclothone livida Eastern Atlantic 5 SL
1878 Cyclothone microdon Veiled anglemouth Widely distributed in all 7.6 TL
1902 Cyclothone obscura Hidden bristlemouth Atlantic, Indian and Paci 6.6 SL
1902 Cyclothone pallida Tan bristlemouth Atlantic, Indian and Paci 7.5 SL
1982 Cyclothone parapallida Shadow bristlemouth Atlantic Ocean 6.7 SL
1964 Cyclothone pseudopallida Slender bristlemouth Atlantic, Indian and Paci 5.8 SL
1926 Cyclothone pygmaea Mediterranean Sea. 2.9 SL
1899 Cyclothone signata Showy bristlemouth Eastern Pacific 3 TL



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