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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Gadiformes
Family: Moridae Morid cods

Genus: Laemonema

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Western Atlantic
Max. Length 33 cm SL
Laemonema barbatulum Goode & Bean, 1883

Photo by Photo by JAMARC
 
Laemonema barbatulum
[Shortbeard codling]



Southeast Atlantic

Laemonema compressicauda (Gilchrist, 1903)

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Laemonema compressicauda
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 29 cm SL

 
Laemonema filodorsale
[]



Western Atlantic
Max. Length 26.9 cm SL
Laemonema goodebeanorum Meléndez C. & Markle, 1997

Photo by Photo by Fischer, L.G.
 
Laemonema goodebeanorum
[]
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Max. Length 16.9 cm SL

 
Laemonema gracillipes
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Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 38 cm TL
Laemonema laureysi Poll, 1953

Photo by Photo by FAO
 
Laemonema laureysi
[Guinean codling]



North Pacific
Max. Length 72 cm TL
Laemonema longipes Schmidt, 1938

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Laemonema longipes
[Longfin codling]
No picture found

Max. Length 25.4 cm SL

 
Laemonema macronema
[]
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Laemonema melanurum
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 34 cm SL

 
Laemonema modestum
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 7.3 cm SL

 
Laemonema nana
[]



Pacific Ocean
Max. Length 21.2 cm SL
Laemonema rhodochir Gilbert, 1905

Photo by Photo by Shao, K.T.
 
Laemonema rhodochir
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Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 36 cm SL
Laemonema robustum Johnson, 1862

Photo by Photo by Delgado, J.
 
Laemonema robustum
[Robust mora]



Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 11 cm TL
Laemonema verecundum (Jordan & Cramer, 1897)

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Laemonema verecundum
[Bighead mora]
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Max. Length 18 cm SL

 
Laemonema yarrellii
[Codling]
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Max. Length 19.1 cm SL

 
Laemonema yuvto
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16 species

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Laemonema barbatulum Shortbeard codling Western Atlantic 33 SL 1883
Laemonema compressicauda Southeast Atlantic 1903
Laemonema filodorsale Western Pacific 29 SL 1982
Laemonema goodebeanorum Western Atlantic 26.9 SL 1997
Laemonema gracillipes Eastern Pacific 16.9 SL 1899
Laemonema laureysi Guinean codling Eastern Atlantic 38 TL 1953
Laemonema longipes Longfin codling North Pacific 72 TL 1938
Laemonema macronema Western Indian Ocean 25.4 SL 1997
Laemonema melanurum Northwest Atlantic. 1896
Laemonema modestum Northwest Pacific 34 SL 1910
Laemonema nana Northwest Pacific 7.3 SL 1953
Laemonema rhodochir Pacific Ocean 21.2 SL 1905
Laemonema robustum Robust mora Eastern Atlantic 36 SL 1862
Laemonema verecundum Bighead mora Eastern Central Pacific 11 TL 1897
Laemonema yarrellii Codling Eastern Atlantic 18 SL 1838
Laemonema yuvto Southeast Pacific 19.1 SL 1990



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