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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Myctophiformes
Family: Myctophidae Lanternfishes
Subfamily: Lampanyctinae
Genus: Lobianchia

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2 species (see list below)

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Photo by Costa, F.

Atlantic Ocean
Max. Length 5 cm SL
Lobianchia dofleini (Zugmayer, 1911)

Photo by Costa, F.
 
Lobianchia dofleini
[Dofleini's lantern fish]

Photo by Costa, F.

Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 6 cm SL
Lobianchia gemellarii (Cocco, 1838)

Photo by Costa, F.
 
Lobianchia gemellarii
[Cocco's lantern fish]
2 Species of Family Myctophidae with Genus Lobianchia
(Lanternfishes)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1911 Lobianchia dofleini Dofleini's lantern fish Atlantic Ocean 5 SL
1838 Lobianchia gemellarii Cocco's lantern fish Eastern Atlantic 6 SL



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