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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Osmeriformes
Family: Salangidae Icefishes or noodlefishes

Genus: Salanx

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
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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