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Family: Nototheniidae Cod icefishes



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Southern Ocean
Max. Length 42 cm TL
Aethotaxis mitopteryx DeWitt, 1962

Photo by Photo by Zimmermann, C.
 
Aethotaxis mitopteryx
[Longfin icedevil]
No picture found


 
Cryothenia amphitreta
[]



Southern Ocean
Max. Length 17 cm TL
Cryothenia peninsulae Daniels, 1981

Photo by Photo by FAO
 
Cryothenia peninsulae
[Pithead]



Southeast Pacific and Sou
Max. Length 215 cm TL
Dissostichus eleginoides Smitt, 1898

Photo by Photo by INIDEP
 
Dissostichus eleginoides
[Patagonian toothfish]



Southern Ocean
Max. Length 200 cm TL
Dissostichus mawsoni Norman, 1937

Photo by Photo by Sala, A.
 
Dissostichus mawsoni
[Antarctic toothfish]



Southern Ocean
Max. Length 35 cm SL
Gobionotothen acuta (Günther, 1880)

Photo by Photo by FAO
 
Gobionotothen acuta
[Triangular rockcod]
No picture found

Max. Length 20.5 cm SL

 
Gobionotothen angustifrons
[Narrowhead rockcod]
No picture found


 
Gobionotothen barsukovi
[]



Southern Ocean
Max. Length 55 cm TL
Gobionotothen gibberifrons (Lönnberg, 1905)

Photo by Photo by Reyes, P.
 
Gobionotothen gibberifrons
[Humped rockcod]



Southern Ocean
Max. Length 20 cm TL
Gobionotothen marionensis (Günther, 1880)

Photo by Photo by MNHN
 
Gobionotothen marionensis
[Lobe-lip notothen]
No picture found


 
Gvozdarus balushkini
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 100 cm TL

 
Gvozdarus svetovidovi
[Naked-head toothfish]



Southern Ocean
Max. Length 55 cm TL
Lepidonotothen squamifrons (Günther, 1880)

Photo by Photo by Wilhelms, S.
 
Lepidonotothen squamifrons
[Grey rockcod]



Southern Ocean
Max. Length 15 cm SL
Lindbergichthys mizops (Günther, 1880)

Photo by Photo by FAO
 
Lindbergichthys mizops
[Toad notie]



Southern Ocean
Max. Length 19.5 cm SL
Lindbergichthys nudifrons (Lönnberg, 1905)

Photo by Photo by FAO
 
Lindbergichthys nudifrons
[Yellowfin notie]



Southwest Pacific
Max. Length 41 cm TL
Notothenia angustata Hutton, 1875

Photo by Photo by Hollenberg, R.
 
Notothenia angustata
[Maori chief]



Southern Ocean
Max. Length 62 cm TL
Notothenia coriiceps Richardson, 1844

Photo by Photo by Jean-Francois Helias / Fishing Adventures Thailand
 
Notothenia coriiceps
[Black rockcod]



Southern Ocean
Max. Length 30 cm TL
Notothenia cyanobrancha Richardson, 1844

Photo by Photo by FAO
 
Notothenia cyanobrancha
[Blue rockcod]
No picture found

Max. Length 70 cm TL

 
Notothenia microlepidota
[Black cod]
No picture found

Max. Length 45 cm SL

 
Notothenia neglecta
[Yellowbelly rockcod]



Southern Ocean
Max. Length 92 cm TL
Notothenia rossii Richardson, 1844

Photo by Photo by Reyes, P.
 
Notothenia rossii
[Marbled rockcod]
No picture found


 
Notothenia trigramma
[]



Southern Ocean
Max. Length 24 cm TL
Nototheniops larseni (Lönnberg, 1905)

Photo by Photo by Reyes, P.
 
Nototheniops larseni
[Painted notie]
No picture found

Max. Length 15.9 cm SL

 
Nototheniops nybelini
[]
No picture found


 
Nototheniops tchizh
[]



Southern Ocean
Max. Length 28 cm TL
Pagothenia borchgrevinki (Boulenger, 1902)

Photo by Photo by Zimmermann, C.
 
Pagothenia borchgrevinki
[Bald notothen]



Southern Ocean
Max. Length 17.2 cm SL
Pagothenia brachysoma (Pappenheim, 1912)

Photo by Photo by FAO
 
Pagothenia brachysoma
[Stocky rockcod]
No picture found


 
Paranotothenia dewitti
[]



Southern Ocean
Max. Length 38 cm SL
Paranotothenia magellanica (Forster, 1801)

Photo by Photo by FAO
 
Paranotothenia magellanica
[Magellanic rockcod]



Southeast Pacific and Sou
Max. Length 23 cm TL
Patagonotothen brevicauda (Lönnberg, 1905)

Photo by Photo by Lloris, D.
 
Patagonotothen brevicauda
[Patagonian rockcod]
No picture found


 
Patagonotothen canina
[]