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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Dactyloscopidae Sand stargazers

Genus: Myxodagnus

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5 species (see list below)

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Western Central Atlantic
Max. Length 8.2 cm SL

 
Myxodagnus belone
[Dartfish]
No picture found
Southeast Pacific
Max. Length 6.0 cm SL

 
Myxodagnus macrognathus
[]
No picture found
North America

 
Myxodagnus opercularis
[Dart stargazer]
No picture found
Southeast Pacific
Max. Length 6.1 cm SL

 
Myxodagnus sagitta
[]
No picture found
Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 5.5 cm SL

 
Myxodagnus walkeri
[]
5 Species of Family Dactyloscopidae with Genus Myxodagnus
(Sand stargazers)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1968 Myxodagnus belone Dartfish Western Central Atlantic 8.2 SL
1946 Myxodagnus macrognathus Southeast Pacific 6.0 SL
1861 Myxodagnus opercularis Dart stargazer North America
1946 Myxodagnus sagitta Southeast Pacific 6.1 SL
1976 Myxodagnus walkeri Eastern Central Pacific 5.5 SL



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