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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Osmeriformes
Family: Argentinidae Argentines or herring smelts

Genus: Glossanodon

(See list of species below)



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14 species (see list below)

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Southwest Pacific
Max. Length 19.1 cm SL

 
Glossanodon australis
[Southern herring smelt]
No picture found
Southeast Pacific
Max. Length 12.3 cm SL

 
Glossanodon danieli
[]
No picture found
Southwest Pacific.
Max. Length 10.2 cm SL

 
Glossanodon elongatus
[]

Photo by Endo, H.

Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 12.5 cm SL
Glossanodon kotakamaru Endo & Nashida, 2010

Photo by Endo, H.
 
Glossanodon kotakamaru
[Kotaka’s argentine]

Photo by García Rodríguez, M.

Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 20 cm TL
Glossanodon leioglossus (Valenciennes, 1848)

Photo by García Rodríguez, M.
 
Glossanodon leioglossus
[Smalltoothed argentine]
No picture found
Northwest Pacific

 
Glossanodon lineatus
[]
No picture found
Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 19.5 cm SL

 
Glossanodon melanomanus
[]
No picture found
Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 7.0 cm SL

 
Glossanodon mildredae
[]
No picture found
Southeast Pacific

 
Glossanodon nazca
[]

Photo by Reiner, F.

Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 14.1 cm SL
Glossanodon polli Cohen, 1958

Photo by Reiner, F.
 
Glossanodon polli
[]
No picture found
Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 8 cm SL

 
Glossanodon pseudolineatus
[Saddled herring smelt]

Photo by Figueiredo, J.L./Menezes, N.A.

Western Atlantic
Max. Length 11.3 cm SL
Glossanodon pygmaeus Cohen, 1958

Photo by Figueiredo, J.L./Menezes, N.A.
 
Glossanodon pygmaeus
[Pygmy argentine]

Photo by Suzuki, T.

Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 21 cm SL
Glossanodon semifasciatus (Kishinouye, 1904)

Photo by Suzuki, T.
 
Glossanodon semifasciatus
[Deep-sea smelt]
No picture found
Western Central Pacific

 
Glossanodon struhsakeri
[Struhsaker's deep-sea smelt]
14 Species of Family Argentinidae with Genus Glossanodon
(Argentines or herring smelts)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1998 Glossanodon australis Southern herring smelt Southwest Pacific 19.1 SL
1982 Glossanodon danieli Southeast Pacific 12.3 SL
1998 Glossanodon elongatus Southwest Pacific. 10.2 SL
2010 Glossanodon kotakamaru Kotaka’s argentine Northwest Pacific 12.5 SL
1848 Glossanodon leioglossus Smalltoothed argentine Eastern Atlantic 20 TL
1943 Glossanodon lineatus Northwest Pacific
1998 Glossanodon melanomanus Western Indian Ocean 19.5 SL
1969 Glossanodon mildredae Western Indian Ocean 7.0 SL
1982 Glossanodon nazca Southeast Pacific
1958 Glossanodon polli Eastern Atlantic 14.1 SL
1998 Glossanodon pseudolineatus Saddled herring smelt Indo-Pacific 8 SL
1958 Glossanodon pygmaeus Pygmy argentine Western Atlantic 11.3 SL
1904 Glossanodon semifasciatus Deep-sea smelt Northwest Pacific 21 SL
1970 Glossanodon struhsakeri Struhsaker's deep-sea smelt Western Central Pacific



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