Animalia > Chordata > Actinopterygii > Beryciformes

Beryciformes (Soldierfish)

Wikipedia Abstract

The Beryciformes are an order of ray-finned fishes, a poorly understood group of seven families. Most of about 157 species live in deep marine waters and avoid bright light, coming closer to the surface at night.
View Wikipedia Record: Beryciformes


Anomalopidae (flashlight fishes and laterneye fishes) (9)
Anoplogastridae (Fangtooth) (2)
Berycidae (alfonsinos and berycids) (10)
Diretmidae (spinyfins) (4)
Holocentridae (soldierfishes and squirrelfishes) (83)
Monocentridae (pineconefishes) (4)
Trachichthyidae (redfishes, roughies, and slime heads) (49)

(...) = Species count
(...) = Endangered count
(...) = Invasive count


Images provided by Google Image Search