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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Lophiiformes
Family: Lophiidae Goosefishes

Genus: Lophiodes

(See list of species below)



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17 species (see list below)

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Northwest Atlantic.
Max. Length 40 cm SL

 
Lophiodes beroe
[]
No picture found
Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 16.4 cm TL

 
Lophiodes bruchius
[]

Photo by Robertson, R.

Eastern Pacific
Max. Length 40 cm TL
Lophiodes caulinaris (Garman, 1899)

Photo by Robertson, R.
 
Lophiodes caulinaris
[Spottedtail angler]

Photo by Shao, K.T.

Western Pacific
Max. Length 38 cm SL
Lophiodes endoi Ho & Shao, 2008

Photo by Shao, K.T.
 
Lophiodes endoi
[Anglerfish]
No picture found
Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 7.5 cm SL

 
Lophiodes fimbriatus
[]

Photo by CSIRO

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 16.5 cm TL
Lophiodes gracilimanus (Alcock, 1899)

Photo by CSIRO
 
Lophiodes gracilimanus
[]

Photo by FAO

Western Pacific
Max. Length 25.9 cm TL
Lophiodes infrabrunneus Smith & Radcliffe, 1912

Photo by FAO
 
Lophiodes infrabrunneus
[Shortspine goosefish]

Photo by Ho, H.-C.

Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 30 cm TL
Lophiodes insidiator (Regan, 1921)

Photo by Ho, H.-C.
 
Lophiodes insidiator
[Natal angler]
No picture found
Pacific Ocean
Max. Length 22.6 cm SL

 
Lophiodes iwamotoi
[Long-spine anglerfish]

Photo by FAO

Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 40 cm TL
Lophiodes kempi (Norman, 1935)

Photo by FAO
 
Lophiodes kempi
[Longspine African angler]
No picture found
Eastern Pacific
Max. Length 14.1 cm SL

 
Lophiodes maculatus
[Spotted anglerfish]

Photo by Ho, H.-C.

Pacific Ocean
Max. Length 15 cm SL
Lophiodes miacanthus (Gilbert, 1905)

Photo by Ho, H.-C.
 
Lophiodes miacanthus
[]
No picture found
Western Central Atlantic
Max. Length 32.5 cm SL

 
Lophiodes monodi
[]

Photo by Ho, H.-C.

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 45 cm TL
Lophiodes mutilus (Alcock, 1894)

Photo by Ho, H.-C.
 
Lophiodes mutilus
[Smooth angler]

Photo by Ho, H.-C.

Western Pacific
Max. Length 20 cm TL
Lophiodes naresi (Günther, 1880)

Photo by Ho, H.-C.
 
Lophiodes naresi
[Goosefish]

Photo by Flescher, D.

Western Atlantic
Max. Length 25 cm TL
Lophiodes reticulatus Caruso & Suttkus, 1979

Photo by Flescher, D.
 
Lophiodes reticulatus
[Reticulated goosefish]

Photo by Robertson, R.

Eastern Pacific
Max. Length 30 cm TL
Lophiodes spilurus (Garman, 1899)

Photo by Robertson, R.
 
Lophiodes spilurus
[Threadfin angler]
17 Species of Family Lophiidae with Genus Lophiodes
(Goosefishes)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1981 Lophiodes beroe Northwest Atlantic. 40 SL
1981 Lophiodes bruchius Eastern Central Pacific 16.4 TL
1899 Lophiodes caulinaris Spottedtail angler Eastern Pacific 40 TL
2008 Lophiodes endoi Anglerfish Western Pacific 38 SL
1985 Lophiodes fimbriatus Northwest Pacific 7.5 SL
1899 Lophiodes gracilimanus Indo-West Pacific 16.5 TL
1912 Lophiodes infrabrunneus Shortspine goosefish Western Pacific 25.9 TL
1921 Lophiodes insidiator Natal angler Western Indian Ocean 30 TL
2011 Lophiodes iwamotoi Long-spine anglerfish Pacific Ocean 22.6 SL
1935 Lophiodes kempi Longspine African angler Eastern Atlantic 40 TL
2011 Lophiodes maculatus Spotted anglerfish Eastern Pacific 14.1 SL
1905 Lophiodes miacanthus Pacific Ocean 15 SL
1971 Lophiodes monodi Western Central Atlantic 32.5 SL
1894 Lophiodes mutilus Smooth angler Indo-West Pacific 45 TL
1880 Lophiodes naresi Goosefish Western Pacific 20 TL
1979 Lophiodes reticulatus Reticulated goosefish Western Atlantic 25 TL
1899 Lophiodes spilurus Threadfin angler Eastern Pacific 30 TL



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