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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Stomiiformes
Family: Stomiidae Barbeled dragonfishes
Subfamily: Astronesthinae
Genus: Neonesthes

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2 species (see list below)

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Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 17 cm SL
Neonesthes capensis (Gilchrist & von Bonde, 1924)

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Neonesthes capensis
[Cape snaggletooth]

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Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 17.2 cm SL
Neonesthes microcephalus Norman, 1930

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Neonesthes microcephalus
[Smallhead snaggletooth]
2 Species of Family Stomiidae with Genus Neonesthes
(Barbeled dragonfishes)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1924 Neonesthes capensis Cape snaggletooth Eastern Atlantic 17 SL
1930 Neonesthes microcephalus Smallhead snaggletooth Eastern Atlantic 17.2 SL



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