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

(See list of species below)



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4 species (see list below)

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South Atlantic
Max. Length 5.4 cm SL

 
Dermatopsoides andersoni
[Anderson's mudbrotula]

Photo by SFSA

Southeast Atlantic
Max. Length 6.5 cm TL
Dermatopsoides kasougae (Smith, 1943)

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Dermatopsoides kasougae
[Orange brotula]
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Eastern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 2.9 cm SL

 
Dermatopsoides morrisonae
[Morrison's mudbrotula]

Photo by SFSA

Southeast Atlantic
Max. Length 5.7 cm TL
Dermatopsoides talboti Cohen, 1966

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Dermatopsoides talboti
[Lesser orange brotula]
4 Species of Family Bythitidae with Genus Dermatopsoides
(Viviparous brotulas)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
2006 Dermatopsoides andersoni Anderson's mudbrotula South Atlantic 5.4 SL
1943 Dermatopsoides kasougae Orange brotula Southeast Atlantic 6.5 TL
2006 Dermatopsoides morrisonae Morrison's mudbrotula Eastern Indian Ocean 2.9 SL
1966 Dermatopsoides talboti Lesser orange brotula Southeast Atlantic 5.7 TL



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