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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Stomiiformes
Family: Gonostomatidae Bristlemouths

Genus: Margrethia

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2 species (see list below)

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Photo by Dubosc, J.

Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 8.3 cm SL
Margrethia obtusirostra Jespersen & Tåning, 1919

Photo by Dubosc, J.
 
Margrethia obtusirostra
[Bighead portholefish]
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Circumglobal
Max. Length 7.2 cm TL

 
Margrethia valentinae
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2 Species of Family Gonostomatidae with Genus Margrethia
(Bristlemouths)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1919 Margrethia obtusirostra Bighead portholefish Eastern Atlantic 8.3 SL
1982 Margrethia valentinae Circumglobal 7.2 TL



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