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Class: Actinopteri
Order: Aulopiformes
Family: Lestidiidae Naked barracudinas

Genus: Lestidiops

(See list of species below)



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16 species
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Max. Length 11.2 cm SL

 
Lestidiops affinis
[Barracudina]
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Max. Length 12.8 cm SL

 
Lestidiops bathyopteryx
[]
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Max. Length 8.3 cm SL

 
Lestidiops cadenati
[]
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Max. Length 20.9 cm SL

 
Lestidiops distans
[]
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Max. Length 2.2 cm SL

 
Lestidiops extremus
[]
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Max. Length 2.8 cm SL

 
Lestidiops gracilis
[]
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Max. Length 2.3 cm SL

 
Lestidiops indopacificus
[Indo-Pacific barracudina]



Atlantic, Indian and Paci
Max. Length 20 cm TL
Lestidiops jayakari (Boulenger, 1889)

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Lestidiops jayakari
[Pacific barracudina]



Atlantic, Indian and Paci
Max. Length 26.1 cm SL
Lestidiops mirabilis (Ege, 1933)

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Lestidiops mirabilis
[Strange pike smelt]



Eastern Pacific
Max. Length 7.8 cm SL
Lestidiops neles (Harry, 1953)

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Lestidiops neles
[]
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Max. Length 1.6 cm SL

 
Lestidiops pacificus
[]
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Max. Length 9.5 cm SL

 
Lestidiops pseudosphyraenoides
[]
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Max. Length 21 cm TL

 
Lestidiops ringens
[Slender barracudina]



Atlantic Ocean
Max. Length 20 cm TL
Lestidiops similis (Ege, 1933)

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Lestidiops similis
[]
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Max. Length 39 cm SL

 
Lestidiops sphyraenopsis
[]



Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 27 cm SL
Lestidiops sphyrenoides (Risso, 1820)

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Lestidiops sphyrenoides
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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Lestidiops affinis Barracudina Atlantic Ocean. In the w 11.2 SL 1930
Lestidiops bathyopteryx Eastern Central Pacific 12.8 SL 1944
Lestidiops cadenati Eastern Atlantic 8.3 SL 1962
Lestidiops distans Eastern Central Atlantic. 20.9 SL 1953
Lestidiops extremus Western Central Pacific. 2.2 SL 1953
Lestidiops gracilis Southwest Pacific 2.8 SL 1953
Lestidiops indopacificus Indo-Pacific barracudina Indo-West Pacific 2.3 SL 1953
Lestidiops jayakari Pacific barracudina Atlantic, Indian and Paci 20 TL 1889
Lestidiops mirabilis Strange pike smelt Atlantic, Indian and Paci 26.1 SL 1933
Lestidiops neles Eastern Pacific 7.8 SL 1953
Lestidiops pacificus Southwest Pacific 1.6 SL 1931
Lestidiops pseudosphyraenoides Eastern Atlantic 9.5 SL 1918
Lestidiops ringens Slender barracudina Eastern Pacific 21 TL 1880
Lestidiops similis Atlantic Ocean 20 TL 1933
Lestidiops sphyraenopsis North Pacific 39 SL 1916
Lestidiops sphyrenoides Eastern Atlantic 27 SL 1820



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