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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Ophidiiformes
Family: Bythitidae Viviparous brotulas
Subfamily: Bythitinae
Genus: Saccogaster

(See list of species below)



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8 species (see list below)

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Eastern Central Pacific

 
Saccogaster hawaii
[]

Photo by FAO

Indian Ocean

Saccogaster maculata Alcock, 1889

Photo by FAO
 
Saccogaster maculata
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Western Central Atlantic

 
Saccogaster melanomycter
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No picture found
Southeast Pacific

 
Saccogaster normae
[]

Photo by Fischer, L.G.

Southwest Atlantic

Saccogaster parva Cohen & Nielsen, 1972

Photo by Fischer, L.G.
 
Saccogaster parva
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Western Central Atlantic

 
Saccogaster rhamphidognatha
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Western Central Atlantic

 
Saccogaster staigeri
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No picture found
Pacific Ocean

 
Saccogaster tuberculata
[Bagbelly cusk]
8 Species of Family Bythitidae with Genus Saccogaster
(Viviparous brotulas)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1972 Saccogaster hawaii Eastern Central Pacific
1889 Saccogaster maculata Indian Ocean
1981 Saccogaster melanomycter Western Central Atlantic
1972 Saccogaster normae Southeast Pacific
1972 Saccogaster parva Southwest Atlantic
1987 Saccogaster rhamphidognatha Western Central Atlantic
1972 Saccogaster staigeri Western Central Atlantic
1966 Saccogaster tuberculata Bagbelly cusk Pacific Ocean



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