SELECT DISTINCT SPECIES.Genus AS ResultField1, SPECIES.Species AS ResultField2, SPECIES.Author AS ResultField3, SPECIES.FBname AS ResultField4, SPECIES.FamCode AS ResultField5, SPECIES.SpecCode AS ID_Field, SPECIES.Length AS ResultField6, SPECIES.LTypeMaxM AS ResultField7, SPECIES.LengthFemale AS ResultField20, SPECIES.LTypeMaxF AS ResultField21, synonyms.year, FAMILIES.CommonName, FAMILIES.Family FROM (SPECIES LEFT JOIN synonyms ON SPECIES.SpecCode = synonyms.SpecCode) INNER JOIN FAMILIES ON SPECIES.FamCode = FAMILIES.FamCode WHERE (FAMILIES.FamCode =SPECIES.FamCode) AND (synonyms.valid <> 0) And ((FAMILIES.FamCode)=473) ORDER BY species.genus, species.species Fish Identification
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Family: Aphyonidae Blind cusk eels



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Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 9.9 cm TL

 
Aphyonus bolini
[]

Photo by SFSA

Western Indian Ocean
Max. Length 7.1 cm SL
Aphyonus brevidorsalis Nielsen, 1969

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Aphyonus brevidorsalis
[]

Photo by FAO

Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 15 cm SL
Aphyonus gelatinosus Günther, 1878

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Aphyonus gelatinosus
[Gelatinous blindfish]

Photo by Reiner, F.

Western Atlantic
Max. Length 6 cm TL
Aphyonus rassi Nielsen, 1975

Photo by Reiner, F.
 
Aphyonus rassi
[]
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Indian Ocean.

 
Barathronus affinis
[]

Photo by JAMARC

Western Central Atlantic

Barathronus bicolor Goode & Bean, 1886

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Barathronus bicolor
[]
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Indian Ocean.

 
Barathronus bruuni
[]
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Indo-West Pacific.

 
Barathronus diaphanus
[]
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Southwest Atlantic
Max. Length 10.1 cm SL

 
Barathronus linsi
[]

Photo by SFSA

Indo-West Pacific
Max. Length 18 cm TL
Barathronus maculatus Shcherbachev, 1976

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Barathronus maculatus
[Spotted gelatinous cusk]
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Northwest and Eastern Cen

 
Barathronus multidens
[]
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Northeast Pacific.

 
Barathronus pacificus
[]
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Northeast Atlantic
Max. Length 10 cm SL

 
Barathronus parfaiti
[]
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Western Pacific
Max. Length 10 cm SL

 
Barathronus solomonensis
[]
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Atlantic Ocean

 
Barathronus unicolor
[]

Photo by FAO

Atlantic Ocean.
Max. Length 7.5 cm SL
Meteoria erythrops Nielsen, 1969

Photo by FAO
 
Meteoria erythrops
[]
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Eastern Indian Ocean.

 
Nybelinella brevidorsalis
[]

Photo by FAO

Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 8 cm TL
Nybelinella erikssoni (Nybelin, 1957)

Photo by FAO
 
Nybelinella erikssoni
[]

Photo by FAO

Western Central Pacific

Parasciadonus brevibrachium Nielsen, 1984

Photo by FAO
 
Parasciadonus brevibrachium
[]
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Western Pacific
Max. Length 4.6 cm SL

 
Parasciadonus pauciradiatus
[]
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Northeast Atlantic
Max. Length 8.2 cm SL

 
Sciadonus cryptophthalmus
[]

Photo by FAO

Northeast Atlantic
Max. Length 9.3 cm SL
Sciadonus galatheae (Nielsen, 1969)

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Sciadonus galatheae
[]
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Eastern Atlantic.

 
Sciadonus jonassoni
[]
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North Atlantic. Southeas

 
Sciadonus pedicellaris
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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Aphyonus bolini Western Indian Ocean 9.9 TL 1974
Aphyonus brevidorsalis Western Indian Ocean 7.1 SL 1969
Aphyonus gelatinosus Gelatinous blindfish Eastern Atlantic 15 SL 1878
Aphyonus rassi Western Atlantic 6 TL 1975
Barathronus affinis Indian Ocean. 1906
Barathronus bicolor Western Central Atlantic 1886
Barathronus bruuni Indian Ocean. 1969
Barathronus diaphanus Indo-West Pacific. 1906
Barathronus linsi Southwest Atlantic 10.1 SL 2015
Barathronus maculatus Spotted gelatinous cusk Indo-West Pacific 18 TL 1976
Barathronus multidens Northwest and Eastern Cen 1984
Barathronus pacificus Northeast Pacific. 1974
Barathronus parfaiti Northeast Atlantic 10 SL 1888
Barathronus solomonensis Western Pacific 10 SL 2008
Barathronus unicolor Atlantic Ocean 1984
Meteoria erythrops Atlantic Ocean. 7.5 SL 1969
Nybelinella brevidorsalis Eastern Indian Ocean. 1976
Nybelinella erikssoni Eastern Atlantic 8 TL 1957
Parasciadonus brevibrachium Western Central Pacific 1984
Parasciadonus pauciradiatus Western Pacific 4.6 SL 1997
Sciadonus cryptophthalmus Northeast Atlantic 8.2 SL 1911
Sciadonus galatheae Northeast Atlantic 9.3 SL 1969
Sciadonus jonassoni Eastern Atlantic. 1957
Sciadonus pedicellaris North Atlantic. Southeas 1899



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