SELECT DISTINCT SPECIES.Genus AS ResultField1, SPECIES.Species AS ResultField2, SPECIES.Author AS ResultField3, SPECIES.FBname AS ResultField4, SPECIES.FamCode AS ResultField5, SPECIES.SpecCode AS ID_Field, SPECIES.Length AS ResultField6, SPECIES.LTypeMaxM AS ResultField7, SPECIES.LengthFemale AS ResultField20, SPECIES.LTypeMaxF AS ResultField21, synonyms.year, FAMILIES.CommonName, FAMILIES.Family FROM (SPECIES LEFT JOIN synonyms ON SPECIES.SpecCode = synonyms.SpecCode) INNER JOIN FAMILIES ON SPECIES.FamCode = FAMILIES.FamCode WHERE (FAMILIES.FamCode =SPECIES.FamCode) AND (synonyms.valid <> 0) And ((FAMILIES.FamCode)=82) ORDER BY species.genus, species.species Fish Identification
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Family: Salangidae Icefishes or noodlefishes



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Asia
Max. Length 13.6 cm TL

 
Hemisalanx brachyrostralis
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Asia

 
Leucosoma reevesii
[]
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Asia
Max. Length 7.4 cm SL

 
Neosalangichthys ishikawae
[]

Photo by Kim, I.-S.

Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 7.9 cm SL
Neosalanx anderssoni (Rendahl, 1923)

Photo by Kim, I.-S.
 
Neosalanx anderssoni
[]
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Asia

 
Neosalanx argentea
[]
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Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 7 cm SL

 
Neosalanx brevirostris
[]
No picture found
Asia.

 
Neosalanx hubbsi
[]

Photo by Kim, I.-S.

Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 5.8 cm SL
Neosalanx jordani Wakiya & Takahashi, 1937

Photo by Kim, I.-S.
 
Neosalanx jordani
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Asia
Max. Length 6.8 cm TL

 
Neosalanx oligodontis
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Asia
Max. Length 7.8 cm TL

 
Neosalanx pseudotaihuensis
[]

Photo by Islam, Md. S.

Asia
Max. Length 7 cm TL
Neosalanx reganius Wakiya & Takahashi, 1937

Photo by Islam, Md. S.
 
Neosalanx reganius
[]

Photo by Zhu, F.-Y & Tang, J.-F.

Asia
Max. Length 7.8 cm TL
Neosalanx taihuensis Chen, 1956

Photo by Zhu, F.-Y & Tang, J.-F.
 
Neosalanx taihuensis
[]

Photo by CAFS

Asia
Max. Length 6.3 cm SL
Neosalanx tangkahkeii (Wu, 1931)

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Neosalanx tangkahkeii
[Chinese icefish]

Photo by Kim, I.-S.

Asia
Max. Length 17 cm TL
Protosalanx chinensis (Basilewsky, 1855)

Photo by Kim, I.-S.
 
Protosalanx chinensis
[]

Photo by CAFS

Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 22.5 cm SL
Protosalanx hyalocranius (Abbott, 1901)

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Protosalanx hyalocranius
[Clearhead icefish]

Photo by Kim, I.-S.

Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 10 cm TL
Salangichthys microdon (Bleeker, 1860)

Photo by Kim, I.-S.
 
Salangichthys microdon
[Japanese icefish]

Photo by Kim, I.-S.

Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 14.7 cm SL
Salanx ariakensis Kishinouye, 1902

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Salanx ariakensis
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Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 16.1 cm SL
Salanx chinensis (Osbeck, 1765)

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Salanx chinensis
[Chinese noodlefish]
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Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 15.3 cm SL

 
Salanx cuvieri
[Noodlefish]

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Northwest Pacific.
Max. Length 13.9 cm TL
Salanx prognathus (Regan, 1908)

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Salanx prognathus
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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Hemisalanx brachyrostralis Asia 13.6 TL 1934
Leucosoma reevesii Asia 1831
Neosalangichthys ishikawae Asia 7.4 SL 1913
Neosalanx anderssoni Northwest Pacific 7.9 SL 1923
Neosalanx argentea Asia 1932
Neosalanx brevirostris Northwest Pacific 7 SL 1923
Neosalanx hubbsi Asia. 1937
Neosalanx jordani Northwest Pacific 5.8 SL 1937
Neosalanx oligodontis Asia 6.8 TL 1956
Neosalanx pseudotaihuensis Asia 7.8 TL 1987
Neosalanx reganius Asia 7 TL 1937
Neosalanx taihuensis Asia 7.8 TL 1956
Neosalanx tangkahkeii Chinese icefish Asia 6.3 SL 1931
Protosalanx chinensis Asia 17 TL 1855
Protosalanx hyalocranius Clearhead icefish Northwest Pacific 22.5 SL 1901
Salangichthys microdon Japanese icefish Northwest Pacific 10 TL 1860
Salanx ariakensis Northwest Pacific 14.7 SL 1902
Salanx chinensis Chinese noodlefish Northwest Pacific 16.1 SL 1765
Salanx cuvieri Noodlefish Northwest Pacific 15.3 SL 1850
Salanx prognathus Northwest Pacific. 13.9 TL 1908



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