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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Stomiiformes
Family: Sternoptychidae Marine hatchetfishes
Subfamily: Maurolicinae
Genus: Sonoda

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2 species (see list below)

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Western Atlantic
Max. Length 6 cm SL

 
Sonoda megalophthalma
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Western Central Atlantic

 
Sonoda paucilampa
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2 Species of Family Sternoptychidae with Genus Sonoda
(Marine hatchetfishes)
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1959 Sonoda megalophthalma Western Atlantic 6 SL
1960 Sonoda paucilampa Western Central Atlantic



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