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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Ophidiiformes
Family: Bythitidae Viviparous brotulas
Subfamily: Bythitinae
Genus: Saccogaster

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Eastern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 3.6 cm SL

 
Saccogaster brayae
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Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 6.9 cm SL

 
Saccogaster hawaii
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Eastern Indian Ocean. Au
Max. Length 5.9 cm SL

 
Saccogaster horrida
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Photo by FAO

Indian Ocean
Max. Length 8.7 cm SL
Saccogaster maculata Alcock, 1889

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Saccogaster maculata
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Eastern Indian Ocean
Max. Length 6.9 cm SL

 
Saccogaster nikoliviae
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Photo by Fischer, L.G.

Southwest Atlantic
Max. Length 5.8 cm SL
Saccogaster parva Cohen & Nielsen, 1972

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Saccogaster parva
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Western Central Atlantic
Max. Length 9.3 cm SL

 
Saccogaster staigeri
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Indo-Pacific
Max. Length 16 cm SL

 
Saccogaster tuberculata
[Bagbelly cusk]



8 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Saccogaster brayae Eastern Indian Ocean 3.6 SL 2012
Saccogaster hawaii Eastern Central Pacific 6.9 SL 1972
Saccogaster horrida Eastern Indian Ocean. Au 5.9 SL 2012
Saccogaster maculata Indian Ocean 8.7 SL 1889
Saccogaster nikoliviae Eastern Indian Ocean 6.9 SL 2012
Saccogaster parva Southwest Atlantic 5.8 SL 1972
Saccogaster staigeri Western Central Atlantic 9.3 SL 1972
Saccogaster tuberculata Bagbelly cusk Indo-Pacific 16 SL 1966



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