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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Scorpaeniformes
Family: Liparidae Snailfishes

Genus: Psednos

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Max. Length 5.3 cm SL

 
Psednos andriashevi
[Andriashev's dwarf snailfish]
No picture found

Max. Length 2.7 cm SL

 
Psednos anoderkes
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 7.4 cm TL

 
Psednos argyrogaster
[]



Southwest Pacific
Max. Length 8.4 cm SL
Psednos balushkini Stein, Chernova & Andriashev, 2001

Photo by Photo by Graham, K.
 
Psednos balushkini
[Palemouth snailfish]
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Max. Length 3.4 cm SL

 
Psednos barnardi
[Blackchin dwarf snailfish]
No picture found

Max. Length 3.9 cm SL

 
Psednos carolinae
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 4.3 cm SL

 
Psednos cathetostomus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 8.7 cm SL

 
Psednos chathami
[]
No picture found


 
Psednos christinae
[European dwarf snailfish]
No picture found

Max. Length 9.6 cm SL

 
Psednos cryptocaeca
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 3.5 cm SL

 
Psednos delawarei
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 6.3 cm TL

 
Psednos dentatus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 3 cm SL

 
Psednos gelatinosus
[Gelatinous dwarf snailfish]
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Max. Length 3.7 cm SL

 
Psednos griseus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 5.3 cm SL

 
Psednos groenlandicus
[Greenland dwarf snailfish]
No picture found

Max. Length 4.8 cm SL

 
Psednos harteli
[Hartel's dwarf snailfish]
No picture found

Max. Length 4.6 cm TL

 
Psednos islandicus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 7.7 cm SL

 
Psednos longiventris
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 4.8 cm SL

 
Psednos melanocephalus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 5.9 cm TL

 
Psednos mexicanus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 1.8 cm SL

 
Psednos microps
[Smalleye dwarf snailfish]
No picture found

Max. Length 3.4 cm SL

 
Psednos microstomus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 3.1 cm SL

 
Psednos micruroides
[Multipore dwarf snailfish]



Atlantic Ocean
Max. Length 4.5 cm SL
Psednos micrurus Barnard, 1927

Photo by Photo by SFSA
 
Psednos micrurus
[Barnard's dwarf snailfish]
No picture found

Max. Length 2.8 cm SL

 
Psednos mirabilis
[Marvelous dwarf snailfish]
No picture found

Max. Length 9.9 cm SL

 
Psednos nataliae
[Darkgill snailfish]
No picture found

Max. Length 9 cm SL

 
Psednos nemnezi
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 7.1 cm TL

 
Psednos pallidus
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 9.8 cm SL

 
Psednos platyoperculosus
[]
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Max. Length 3.7 cm SL

 
Psednos rossi
[]
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Max. Length 5.2 cm SL

 
Psednos sargassicus
[Sargasso dwarf snailfish]
No picture found

Max. Length 3.9 cm SL

 
Psednos spirohira
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 3.7 cm SL

 
Psednos steini
[Stein's dwarf snailfish]
No picture found

Max. Length 4.8 cm SL

 
Psednos struthersi
[]
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Max. Length 9.1 cm SL

 
Psednos whitleyi
[Bigcheek snailfish]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Psednos andriashevi Andriashev's dwarf snailfish Northeast Atlantic 5.3 SL 2001
Psednos anoderkes Eastern Pacific 2.7 SL 2002
Psednos argyrogaster Southwest Pacific 7.4 TL 2012
Psednos balushkini Palemouth snailfish Southwest Pacific 8.4 SL 2001
Psednos barnardi Blackchin dwarf snailfish Northwest Atlantic 3.4 SL 2001
Psednos carolinae Indian Ocean 3.9 SL 2005
Psednos cathetostomus Eastern Pacific 4.3 SL 2002
Psednos chathami Southwest Pacific 8.7 SL 2012
Psednos christinae European dwarf snailfish Northeast Atlantic 1992
Psednos cryptocaeca Southwest Pacific 9.6 SL 2012
Psednos delawarei Northwest Atlantic 3.5 SL 2002
Psednos dentatus Southeast Pacific 6.3 TL 2002
Psednos gelatinosus Gelatinous dwarf snailfish Northeast Atlantic 3 SL 2001
Psednos griseus Eastern Pacific 3.7 SL 2002
Psednos groenlandicus Greenland dwarf snailfish Northwest Atlantic 5.3 SL 2001
Psednos harteli Hartel's dwarf snailfish Northwest Atlantic 4.8 SL 2001
Psednos islandicus Northeast Atlantic 4.6 TL 2002
Psednos longiventris Southwest Pacific 7.7 SL 2012
Psednos melanocephalus Northwest Atlantic 4.8 SL 2002
Psednos mexicanus Eastern Central Pacific 5.9 TL 2002
Psednos microps Smalleye dwarf snailfish Western Indian Ocean 1.8 SL 2001
Psednos microstomus Southwest Pacific 3.4 SL 2012
Psednos micruroides Multipore dwarf snailfish Northeast Atlantic 3.1 SL 2001
Psednos micrurus Barnard's dwarf snailfish Atlantic Ocean 4.5 SL 1927
Psednos mirabilis Marvelous dwarf snailfish Northwest Atlantic 2.8 SL 2001
Psednos nataliae Darkgill snailfish Eastern Indian Ocean 9.9 SL 2001
Psednos nemnezi Southwest Pacific 9 SL 2012
Psednos pallidus Eastern Central Pacific 7.1 TL 2002
Psednos platyoperculosus Southwest Pacific 9.8 SL 2012
Psednos rossi North Western Atlantic 3.7 SL 2004
Psednos sargassicus Sargasso dwarf snailfish Northeast Atlantic 5.2 SL 2001
Psednos spirohira Northeast Atlantic 3.9 SL 2002
Psednos steini Stein's dwarf snailfish Western Indian Ocean 3.7 SL 2001
Psednos struthersi Southwest Pacific 4.8 SL 2012
Psednos whitleyi Bigcheek snailfish Eastern Indian Ocean 9.1 SL 2001



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