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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Gadiformes
Family: Macrouridae Grenadiers or rattails
Subfamily: Bathygadinae
Genus: Gadomus

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13 species (see list below)

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Southwest Pacific

 
Gadomus aoteanus
[Filamentous rattail]

Photo by Delgado, J.

Central Atlantic
Max. Length 58 cm TL
Gadomus arcuatus (Goode & Bean, 1886)

Photo by Delgado, J.
 
Gadomus arcuatus
[Doublethread grenadier]

Photo by SFSA

Southeast Atlantic and So
Max. Length 46 cm TL
Gadomus capensis (Gilchrist & von Bonde, 1924)

Photo by SFSA
 
Gadomus capensis
[]

Photo by Shao, K.T.

Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 38.2 cm TL
Gadomus colletti Jordan & Gilbert, 1904

Photo by Shao, K.T.
 
Gadomus colletti
[]
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Western Central Pacific

 
Gadomus denticulatus
[]

Photo by Bañón Díaz, R.

Atlantic Ocean

Gadomus dispar (Vaillant, 1888)

Photo by Bañón Díaz, R.
 
Gadomus dispar
[]
No picture found
Western Central Pacific.

 
Gadomus filamentosus
[]
No picture found
Western Central Pacific

 
Gadomus introniger
[Blackmouth rat tail]

Photo by Garazo Fabregat, A.

Atlantic Ocean
Max. Length 30 cm TL
Gadomus longifilis (Goode & Bean, 1885)

Photo by Garazo Fabregat, A.
 
Gadomus longifilis
[Treadfin grenadier]
No picture found
Western Central Pacific

 
Gadomus magnifilis
[]
No picture found
Eastern Central Pacific

 
Gadomus melanopterus
[]
No picture found
Indo-Pacific.
Max. Length 25 cm TL

 
Gadomus multifilis
[]
No picture found
Eastern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 38 cm TL

 
Gadomus pepperi
[Blacktongue rat tail]
13 Species of Family Macrouridae with Genus Gadomus
(Grenadiers or rattails)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1980 Gadomus aoteanus Filamentous rattail Southwest Pacific
1886 Gadomus arcuatus Doublethread grenadier Central Atlantic 58 TL
1924 Gadomus capensis Southeast Atlantic and So 46 TL
1904 Gadomus colletti Northwest Pacific 38.2 TL
1920 Gadomus denticulatus Western Central Pacific
1888 Gadomus dispar Atlantic Ocean
1912 Gadomus filamentosus Western Central Pacific.
1920 Gadomus introniger Blackmouth rat tail Western Central Pacific
1885 Gadomus longifilis Treadfin grenadier Atlantic Ocean 30 TL
1920 Gadomus magnifilis Western Central Pacific
1905 Gadomus melanopterus Eastern Central Pacific
1887 Gadomus multifilis Indo-Pacific. 25 TL
1999 Gadomus pepperi Blacktongue rat tail Eastern Indian Ocean 38 TL



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