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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Gadiformes
Family: Macrouridae Grenadiers or rattails
Subfamily: Macrourinae
Genus: Kuronezumia

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Photo by JAMARC

Western Atlantic, Western
Max. Length 60 cm TL
Kuronezumia bubonis (Iwamoto, 1974)

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Kuronezumia bubonis
[Bulbous rattail]

Photo by SFSA

Southeast Atlantic
Max. Length 50 cm TL
Kuronezumia leonis (Barnard, 1925)

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Kuronezumia leonis
[Snubnose whiptail]

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Western Central Pacific

Kuronezumia macronema (Smith & Radcliffe, 1912)

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Kuronezumia macronema
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Western Indian Ocean

Kuronezumia paepkei
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Southeast Pacific
Max. Length 55 cm TL

Kuronezumia pallida
[Pallid whiptail]

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Kuronezumia bubonis Bulbous rattail Western Atlantic, Western 60 TL 1974
Kuronezumia leonis Snubnose whiptail Southeast Atlantic 50 TL 1925
Kuronezumia macronema Western Central Pacific 1912
Kuronezumia paepkei Western Indian Ocean 1992
Kuronezumia pallida Pallid whiptail Southeast Pacific 55 TL 1992

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