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Family: Chiasmodontidae Snaketooth fishes



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Max. Length 17.9 cm SL

 
Chiasmodon asper
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Max. Length 4.4 cm SL

 
Chiasmodon braueri
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Max. Length 19.8 cm SL

 
Chiasmodon harteli
[]
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Max. Length 11.5 cm TL

 
Chiasmodon microcephalus
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North Atlantic
Max. Length 25 cm SL
Chiasmodon niger Johnson, 1864

Photo by Photo by Román Marcote, E.
 
Chiasmodon niger
[Black swallower]
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Max. Length 22.1 cm SL

 
Chiasmodon pluriradiatus
[]
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Max. Length 3 cm SL

 
Chiasmodon subniger
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Atlantic, Indian and Paci
Max. Length 22.5 cm SL
Dysalotus alcocki MacGilchrist, 1905

Photo by Photo by SFSA
 
Dysalotus alcocki
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Atlantic, Indian and Paci
Max. Length 22.7 cm SL
Dysalotus oligoscolus Johnson & Cohen, 1974

Photo by Photo by SFSA
 
Dysalotus oligoscolus
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Max. Length 17.1 cm SL

 
Kali colubrina
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Max. Length 16.4 cm SL

 
Kali falx
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Circumglobal in equatoria
Max. Length 26.2 cm SL
Kali indica Lloyd, 1909

Photo by Photo by SFSA
 
Kali indica
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Circumglobal
Max. Length 19.3 cm SL
Kali kerberti (Weber, 1913)

Photo by Photo by SFSA
 
Kali kerberti
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Atlantic, Indian and Paci
Max. Length 26 cm SL
Kali macrodon (Norman, 1929)

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Kali macrodon
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Atlantic, Indian and Paci
Max. Length 12.3 cm SL
Kali macrura (Parr, 1933)

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Kali macrura
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South Atlantic
Max. Length 22.8 cm SL
Kali parri Johnson & Cohen, 1974

Photo by Photo by SFSA
 
Kali parri
[]



Circum sub- and tropical
Max. Length 20 cm SL
Pseudoscopelus altipinnis Parr, 1933

Photo by Photo by Orlov, A.
 
Pseudoscopelus altipinnis
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Max. Length 14.5 cm SL

 
Pseudoscopelus aphos
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Max. Length 15 cm SL

 
Pseudoscopelus astronesthidens
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Max. Length 17 cm SL

 
Pseudoscopelus australis
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Max. Length 5.5 cm SL

 
Pseudoscopelus bothrorrhinos
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Max. Length 8.9 cm SL

 
Pseudoscopelus cephalus
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Max. Length 9.7 cm SL

 
Pseudoscopelus cordilluminatus
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Max. Length 18.1 cm SL

 
Pseudoscopelus lavenbergi
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Max. Length 18 cm SL

 
Pseudoscopelus obtusifrons
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Max. Length 7.0 cm SL

 
Pseudoscopelus odontoglossum
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Max. Length 16.8 cm SL

 
Pseudoscopelus parini
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Max. Length 22.8 cm SL

 
Pseudoscopelus paxtoni
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Max. Length 13.8 cm SL

 
Pseudoscopelus pierbartus
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Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 21.5 cm SL
Pseudoscopelus sagamianus Tanaka, 1908

Photo by Photo by Ho, H.-C.
 
Pseudoscopelus sagamianus
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Western Atlantic, United
Max. Length 15.5 cm SL
Pseudoscopelus scriptus Lütken, 1892

Photo by Photo by Bañón Díaz, R.
 
Pseudoscopelus scriptus
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Max. Length 5.1 cm SL

 
Pseudoscopelus scutatus
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32 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Chiasmodon asper Pacific plate, north of H 17.9 SL 2009
Chiasmodon braueri Western Indian Ocean 4.4 SL 1913
Chiasmodon harteli Northeastern and western 19.8 SL 2009
Chiasmodon microcephalus Circumglobal in the south 11.5 TL 1929
Chiasmodon niger Black swallower North Atlantic 25 SL 1864
Chiasmodon pluriradiatus Atlantic, Indian, Southes 22.1 SL 1933
Chiasmodon subniger Eastern Pacific, from Haw 3 SL 1899
Dysalotus alcocki Atlantic, Indian and Paci 22.5 SL 1905
Dysalotus oligoscolus Atlantic, Indian and Paci 22.7 SL 1974
Kali colubrina Western Atlantic (88°45 17.1 SL 2008
Kali falx Atlantic, Indian and Paci 16.4 SL 2008
Kali indica Circumglobal in equatoria 26.2 SL 1909
Kali kerberti Circumglobal 19.3 SL 1913
Kali macrodon Atlantic, Indian and Paci 26 SL 1929
Kali macrura Atlantic, Indian and Paci 12.3 SL 1933
Kali parri South Atlantic 22.8 SL 1974
Pseudoscopelus altipinnis Circum sub- and tropical 20 SL 1933
Pseudoscopelus aphos Nowthwestern Atlantic 14.5 SL 2005
Pseudoscopelus astronesthidens North Atlantic 15 SL 2006
Pseudoscopelus australis Southern Oceans. Subtropi 17 SL 2006
Pseudoscopelus bothrorrhinos Indo-Pacific 5.5 SL 2007
Pseudoscopelus cephalus Western Central Pacific 8.9 SL 1934
Pseudoscopelus cordilluminatus Eastern South and Central 9.7 SL 2010
Pseudoscopelus lavenbergi Eastern Pacific 18.1 SL 2007
Pseudoscopelus obtusifrons Western Central Pacific. 18 SL 1934
Pseudoscopelus odontoglossum Pacific Plate. 7.0 SL 2010
Pseudoscopelus parini Western Pacific 16.8 SL 2006
Pseudoscopelus paxtoni Southwest Pacific 22.8 SL 2010
Pseudoscopelus pierbartus North Atlantic 13.8 SL 2007
Pseudoscopelus sagamianus Indo-West Pacific 21.5 SL 1908
Pseudoscopelus scriptus Western Atlantic, United 15.5 SL 1892
Pseudoscopelus scutatus Central Atlantic. Needs 5.1 SL 1971



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