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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Osmeriformes
Family: Alepocephalidae Slickheads

Genus: Narcetes

(See list of species below)



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5 species (see list below)

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Eastern Central Atlantic
Max. Length 29.1 cm SL

 
Narcetes erimelas
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Western Pacific
Max. Length 34 cm SL

 
Narcetes kamoharai
[]

Photo by SFSA

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 50 cm SL
Narcetes lloydi Fowler, 1934

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Narcetes lloydi
[Lloyd's slickhead]

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North and South Atlantic,
Max. Length 57.5 cm SL
Narcetes stomias (Gilbert, 1890)

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Narcetes stomias
[Blackhead salmon]
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Northwest Pacific

 
Narcetes wonderi
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5 Species of Family Alepocephalidae with Genus Narcetes
(Slickheads)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1890 Narcetes erimelas Eastern Central Atlantic 29.1 SL
1984 Narcetes kamoharai Western Pacific 34 SL
1934 Narcetes lloydi Lloyd's slickhead Indo-West Pacific 50 SL
1890 Narcetes stomias Blackhead salmon North and South Atlantic, 57.5 SL
1935 Narcetes wonderi Northwest Pacific



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