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Stomiiformes (Fish)

Wikipedia Abstract

Stomiiformes is an order of deep-sea ray-finned fishes of very diverse morphology. It includes for example dragonfishes, lightfishes, loosejaws, marine hatchetfishes and viperfishes. The order contains 4 families (5 according to some authors) with more than 50 genera and at least 410 species.
View Wikipedia Record: Stomiiformes


Gonostomatidae (bristlemouths and lightfishes) (31)
Phosichthyidae (Lightfish) (24)
Sternoptychidae (deepsea hatchetfishes) (73)
Stomiidae (dragonfishes and scaly dragonfishes) (286)

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