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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Lophiiformes
Family: Ogcocephalidae Batfishes

Genus: Dibranchus

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Western Indian Ocean.
Max. Length 17.5 cm SL

 
Dibranchus accinctus
[]

Photo by NOAA\NMFS\Mississippi Laboratory

Western Atlantic
Max. Length 39.4 cm TL
Dibranchus atlanticus Peters, 1876

Photo by NOAA\NMFS\Mississippi Laboratory
 
Dibranchus atlanticus
[Atlantic batfish]
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Southeast Pacific
Max. Length 12.8 cm SL

 
Dibranchus cracens
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Southeast Pacific
Max. Length 10.8 cm SL

 
Dibranchus discors
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Eastern Pacific
Max. Length 11 cm SL

 
Dibranchus erinaceus
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Eastern Pacific
Max. Length 12.5 cm SL

 
Dibranchus hystrix
[]

Photo by Shao, K.T.

Western Pacific
Max. Length 15.4 cm SL
Dibranchus japonicus Amaoka & Toyoshima, 1981

Photo by Shao, K.T.
 
Dibranchus japonicus
[Japanese seabat]
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Indian Ocean

 
Dibranchus nasutus
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Eastern Pacific
Max. Length 11.2 cm SL

 
Dibranchus nudivomer
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Eastern Pacific
Max. Length 8.4 cm SL

 
Dibranchus sparsus
[]

Photo by Reyes, P.

Eastern Pacific
Max. Length 14.9 cm SL
Dibranchus spinosus (Garman, 1899)

Photo by Reyes, P.
 
Dibranchus spinosus
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Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 13.3 cm SL

 
Dibranchus spongiosa
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Western Central Atlantic
Max. Length 19.2 cm SL

 
Dibranchus tremendus
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Southeast Pacific
Max. Length 9.9 cm SL

 
Dibranchus velutinus
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14 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Dibranchus accinctus Western Indian Ocean. 17.5 SL 1999
Dibranchus atlanticus Atlantic batfish Western Atlantic 39.4 TL 1876
Dibranchus cracens Southeast Pacific 12.8 SL 1999
Dibranchus discors Southeast Pacific 10.8 SL 1999
Dibranchus erinaceus Eastern Pacific 11 SL 1899
Dibranchus hystrix Eastern Pacific 12.5 SL 1899
Dibranchus japonicus Japanese seabat Western Pacific 15.4 SL 1981
Dibranchus nasutus Indian Ocean 1891
Dibranchus nudivomer Eastern Pacific 11.2 SL 1899
Dibranchus sparsus Eastern Pacific 8.4 SL 1899
Dibranchus spinosus Eastern Pacific 14.9 SL 1899
Dibranchus spongiosa Eastern Central Pacific 13.3 SL 1890
Dibranchus tremendus Western Central Atlantic 19.2 SL 1999
Dibranchus velutinus Southeast Pacific 9.9 SL 1999



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