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Family: Merlucciidae Merluccid hakes



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Photo by SFSA

Southeast Atlantic
Max. Length 4.5 cm TL
Lyconodes argenteus Gilchrist, 1922

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Lyconodes argenteus
[]
No picture found
Northwest Atlantic
Max. Length 52.5 cm SL

 
Lyconus brachycolus
[]

Photo by SFSA

Cosmopolitan in Southern
Max. Length 35 cm TL
Lyconus pinnatus Günther, 1887

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Lyconus pinnatus
[]

Photo by SFSA

Southeast Atlantic
Max. Length 100 cm TL
Macruronus capensis Davies, 1950

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Macruronus capensis
[Cape grenadier]
No picture found
Eastern Central Atlantic

 
Macruronus maderensis
[]

Photo by INIDEP

Southeast Pacific and Sou
Max. Length 115 cm TL
Macruronus magellanicus Lönnberg, 1907

Photo by INIDEP
 
Macruronus magellanicus
[Patagonian grenadier]

Photo by SeaFIC

Southwest Pacific
Max. Length 130 cm TL
Macruronus novaezelandiae (Hector, 1871)

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Macruronus novaezelandiae
[Blue grenadier]

Photo by JAMARC

Western Central Atlantic
Max. Length 70 cm TL
Merluccius albidus (Mitchill, 1818)

Photo by JAMARC
 
Merluccius albidus
[Offshore silver hake]

Photo by Robertson, R.

Eastern Pacific
Max. Length 40 cm TL
Merluccius angustimanus Garman, 1899

Photo by Robertson, R.
 
Merluccius angustimanus
[Panama hake]

Photo by SeaFIC

Circumglobal in the south
Max. Length 155 cm SL
Merluccius australis (Hutton, 1872)

Photo by SeaFIC
 
Merluccius australis
[Southern hake]

Photo by Flescher, D.

Northwest Atlantic
Max. Length 76 cm TL
Merluccius bilinearis (Mitchill, 1814)

Photo by Flescher, D.
 
Merluccius bilinearis
[Silver hake]

Photo by Le Noury, P.

Southeast Atlantic
Max. Length 140 cm TL
Merluccius capensis Castelnau, 1861

Photo by Le Noury, P.
 
Merluccius capensis
[Shallow-water Cape hake]

Photo by Busse, K.

Southeast Pacific
Max. Length 87 cm TL
Merluccius gayi gayi (Guichenot, 1848)

Photo by Busse, K.
 
Merluccius gayi gayi
[South Pacific hake]

Photo by Hooker, Y.

Southeast Pacific
Max. Length 115 cm TL
Merluccius gayi peruanus Ginsburg, 1954

Photo by Hooker, Y.
 
Merluccius gayi peruanus
[Peruvian hake]
No picture found
Eastern Central Pacific

 
Merluccius hernandezi
[Cortez hake]

Photo by INIDEP

Southwest Atlantic
Max. Length 95 cm TL
Merluccius hubbsi Marini, 1933

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Merluccius hubbsi
[Argentine hake]

Photo by Svensen, R.

Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 140 cm TL
Merluccius merluccius (Linnaeus, 1758)

Photo by Svensen, R.
 
Merluccius merluccius
[European hake]

Photo by Bañón Díaz, R.

Southeast Atlantic
Max. Length 115 cm TL
Merluccius paradoxus Franca, 1960

Photo by Bañón Díaz, R.
 
Merluccius paradoxus
[Deep-water Cape hake]
No picture found
South Amercia
Max. Length 71 cm SL

 
Merluccius patagonicus
[Patagonian hake]

Photo by FAO

Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 80 cm TL
Merluccius polli Cadenat, 1950

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Merluccius polli
[Benguela hake]

Photo by Archipelago Marine Research Ltd.

Eastern Pacific
Max. Length 91 cm TL
Merluccius productus (Ayres, 1855)

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Merluccius productus
[North Pacific hake]

Photo by FAO

Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 81 cm TL
Merluccius senegalensis Cadenat, 1950

Photo by FAO
 
Merluccius senegalensis
[Senegalese hake]
No picture found
Western Pacific
Max. Length 37 cm SL

 
Merluccius tasmanicus
[]

Photo by Duarte, L.O.

Western Atlantic
Max. Length 30 cm TL
Steindachneria argentea Goode & Bean, 1896

Photo by Duarte, L.O.
 
Steindachneria argentea
[Luminous hake]



24 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Lyconodes argenteus Southeast Atlantic 4.5 TL 1922
Lyconus brachycolus Northwest Atlantic 52.5 SL 1906
Lyconus pinnatus Cosmopolitan in Southern 35 TL 1887
Macruronus capensis Cape grenadier Southeast Atlantic 100 TL 1950
Macruronus maderensis Eastern Central Atlantic 1951
Macruronus magellanicus Patagonian grenadier Southeast Pacific and Sou 115 TL 1907
Macruronus novaezelandiae Blue grenadier Southwest Pacific 130 TL 1871
Merluccius albidus Offshore silver hake Western Central Atlantic 70 TL 1818
Merluccius angustimanus Panama hake Eastern Pacific 40 TL 1899
Merluccius australis Southern hake Circumglobal in the south 155 SL 1872
Merluccius bilinearis Silver hake Northwest Atlantic 76 TL 1814
Merluccius capensis Shallow-water Cape hake Southeast Atlantic 140 TL 1861
Merluccius gayi gayi South Pacific hake Southeast Pacific 87 TL 1848
Merluccius gayi peruanus Peruvian hake Southeast Pacific 115 TL 1954
Merluccius hernandezi Cortez hake Eastern Central Pacific 1985
Merluccius hubbsi Argentine hake Southwest Atlantic 95 TL 1933
Merluccius merluccius European hake Eastern Atlantic 140 TL 1758
Merluccius paradoxus Deep-water Cape hake Southeast Atlantic 115 TL 1960
Merluccius patagonicus Patagonian hake South Amercia 71 SL 2003
Merluccius polli Benguela hake Eastern Atlantic 80 TL 1950
Merluccius productus North Pacific hake Eastern Pacific 91 TL 1855
Merluccius senegalensis Senegalese hake Eastern Atlantic 81 TL 1950
Merluccius tasmanicus Western Pacific 37 SL 2006
Steindachneria argentea Luminous hake Western Atlantic 30 TL 1896



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