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Family: Opisthoproctidae Barreleyes or spookfishes



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Western Central Atlantic

 
Bathylychnops brachyrhynchus
[]
No picture found
Pacific Ocean
Max. Length 6.2 cm SL

 
Bathylychnops chilensis
[]
No picture found
Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 58 cm SL

 
Bathylychnops exilis
[Javelin spookfish]

Photo by Canadian Museum of Nature, Ottawa, Canada

Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 24.2 cm SL
Dolichopteroides binocularis (Beebe, 1932)

Photo by Canadian Museum of Nature, Ottawa, Canada
 
Dolichopteroides binocularis
[]
No picture found
Atlantic Ocean
Max. Length 17.3 cm SL

 
Dolichopteryx anascopa
[]
No picture found
Pacific Ocean
Max. Length 6.3 cm SL

 
Dolichopteryx andriashevi
[]

Photo by OCEANA

Probably worldwide in tem
Max. Length 18 cm SL
Dolichopteryx longipes (Vaillant, 1888)

Photo by OCEANA
 
Dolichopteryx longipes
[Brownsnout spookfish]
No picture found
Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 6.0 cm SL

 
Dolichopteryx minuscula
[]
No picture found
North Pacific
Max. Length 21.7 cm SL

 
Dolichopteryx parini
[Winged spookfish]
No picture found
Eastern Central Pacific.
Max. Length 8.0 cm SL

 
Dolichopteryx pseudolongipes
[]
No picture found
Northeast Atlantic
Max. Length 6.6 cm SL

 
Dolichopteryx rostrata
[]
No picture found
Southern hemisphere
Max. Length 14.3 cm SL

 
Dolichopteryx trunovi
[]
No picture found
Pacific Ocean
Max. Length 6.1 cm SL

 
Dolichopteryx vityazi
[]
No picture found
Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 23.2 cm SL

 
Ioichthys kashkini
[]

Photo by MBARI

North Pacific
Max. Length 15 cm TL
Macropinna microstoma Chapman, 1939

Photo by MBARI
 
Macropinna microstoma
[Barreleye]

Photo by Dubosc, J.

Tropical to subtropical A
Max. Length 8 cm SL
Monacoa grimaldii (Zugmayer, 1911)

Photo by Dubosc, J.
 
Monacoa grimaldii
[Mirrorbelly]
No picture found
Southwest Pacific
Max. Length 6.4 cm SL

 
Monacoa griseus
[Grey mirrorbelly]
No picture found
Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 4.8 cm SL

 
Monacoa niger
[Black mirrorbelly]

Photo by Welter-Schultes, F.

Circumglobal in tropical
Max. Length 10.5 cm SL
Opisthoproctus soleatus Vaillant, 1888

Photo by Welter-Schultes, F.
 
Opisthoproctus soleatus
[Barrel-eye]

Photo by SFSA

Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 16 cm SL
Rhynchohyalus natalensis (Gilchrist & von Bonde, 1924)

Photo by SFSA
 
Rhynchohyalus natalensis
[Glasshead barreleye]

Photo by Welter-Schultes, F.

Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 15 cm SL
Winteria telescopa Brauer, 1901

Photo by Welter-Schultes, F.
 
Winteria telescopa
[Binocular fish]



21 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Bathylychnops brachyrhynchus Western Central Atlantic 1937
Bathylychnops chilensis Pacific Ocean 6.2 SL 2009
Bathylychnops exilis Javelin spookfish Eastern Atlantic 58 SL 1958
Dolichopteroides binocularis Eastern Atlantic 24.2 SL 1932
Dolichopteryx anascopa Atlantic Ocean 17.3 SL 1901
Dolichopteryx andriashevi Pacific Ocean 6.3 SL 2009
Dolichopteryx longipes Brownsnout spookfish Probably worldwide in tem 18 SL 1888
Dolichopteryx minuscula Indo-West Pacific 6.0 SL 2006
Dolichopteryx parini Winged spookfish North Pacific 21.7 SL 2001
Dolichopteryx pseudolongipes Eastern Central Pacific. 8.0 SL 2008
Dolichopteryx rostrata Northeast Atlantic 6.6 SL 2006
Dolichopteryx trunovi Southern hemisphere 14.3 SL 2005
Dolichopteryx vityazi Pacific Ocean 6.1 SL 2009
Ioichthys kashkini Western Indian Ocean 23.2 SL 2004
Macropinna microstoma Barreleye North Pacific 15 TL 1939
Monacoa grimaldii Mirrorbelly Tropical to subtropical A 8 SL 1911
Monacoa griseus Grey mirrorbelly Southwest Pacific 6.4 SL 2016
Monacoa niger Black mirrorbelly Eastern Central Pacific 4.8 SL 2016
Opisthoproctus soleatus Barrel-eye Circumglobal in tropical 10.5 SL 1888
Rhynchohyalus natalensis Glasshead barreleye Eastern Atlantic 16 SL 1924
Winteria telescopa Binocular fish Eastern Atlantic 15 SL 1901



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