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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Lophiiformes
Family: Ogcocephalidae Batfishes

Genus: Halieutichthys

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Photo by NOAA\NMFS\Mississippi Laboratory

Western Atlantic
Max. Length 10 cm TL
Halieutichthys aculeatus (Mitchill, 1818)

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Halieutichthys aculeatus
[Pancake batfish]
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Western Central Atlantic
Max. Length 9.9 cm SL

 
Halieutichthys bispinosus
[Spiny batfish]
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Western central Atlantic

 
Halieutichthys caribbaeus
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Western Central Atlantic
Max. Length 7.1 cm SL

 
Halieutichthys intermedius
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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Halieutichthys aculeatus Pancake batfish Western Atlantic 10 TL 1818
Halieutichthys bispinosus Spiny batfish Western Central Atlantic 9.9 SL 2010
Halieutichthys caribbaeus Western central Atlantic 1896
Halieutichthys intermedius Western Central Atlantic 7.1 SL 2010



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