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Family: Artedidraconidae Barbled plunderfishes



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Southern Ocean

Artedidraco glareobarbatus Eastman & Eakin, 1999

Photo by Photo by J.T. Eastman & R.R. Eakin
 
Artedidraco glareobarbatus
[]



Southern Ocean
Max. Length 11 cm TL
Artedidraco lonnbergi Roule, 1913

Photo by Photo by Busson, F.
 
Artedidraco lonnbergi
[]



Southern Ocean
Max. Length 12.5 cm TL
Artedidraco mirus Lönnberg, 1905

Photo by Photo by Busson, F.
 
Artedidraco mirus
[]



Southern Ocean
Max. Length 15.1 cm TL
Artedidraco orianae Regan, 1914

Photo by Photo by FAO
 
Artedidraco orianae
[]



Southern Ocean
Max. Length 14.6 cm TL
Artedidraco shackletoni Waite, 1911

Photo by Photo by Busson, F.
 
Artedidraco shackletoni
[]



Southern Ocean
Max. Length 10 cm SL
Artedidraco skottsbergi Lönnberg, 1905

Photo by Photo by Busson, F.
 
Artedidraco skottsbergi
[]



Southern Ocean
Max. Length 13.7 cm TL
Dolloidraco longedorsalis Roule, 1913

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Dolloidraco longedorsalis
[]



Southern Ocean
Max. Length 19.2 cm TL
Histiodraco velifer (Regan, 1914)

Photo by Photo by Sala, A.
 
Histiodraco velifer
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 3.8 cm SL

 
Pogonophryne albipinna
[Whitefin plunderfish]



Southern Ocean
Max. Length 25 cm TL
Pogonophryne barsukovi Andriashev, 1967

Photo by Photo by Shandikov, G.A.
 
Pogonophryne barsukovi
[Stubbeard plunderfish]
No picture found

Max. Length 23.4 cm TL

 
Pogonophryne bellingshausenensis
[Spotless nape plunderfish]



Southern Ocean, East Anta
Max. Length 26.2 cm SL
Pogonophryne brevibarbata Balushkin, Petrov & Prutko, 2011

Photo by Photo by Shandikov, G.A.
 
Pogonophryne brevibarbata
[Shortbeard plunderfish]
No picture found

Max. Length 25 cm SL

 
Pogonophryne cerebropogon
[Brainbeard plunderfish]
No picture found

Max. Length 6.7 cm TL

 
Pogonophryne dewitti
[DeWitt’s plunderfish]
No picture found

Max. Length 19.4 cm SL

 
Pogonophryne eakini
[Eakin’s plunderfish]
No picture found

Max. Length 28.8 cm TL

 
Pogonophryne favosa
[]
No picture found

Max. Length 13.8 cm SL

 
Pogonophryne fusca
[Dark toad plunderfish]



Southern Ocean
Max. Length 25 cm TL
Pogonophryne immaculata Eakin, 1981

Photo by Photo by Shandikov, G.A.
 
Pogonophryne immaculata
[Spotless plunderfish]
No picture found

Max. Length 25 cm TL

 
Pogonophryne lanceobarbata
[Lancebeard plunderfish]



Southern Ocean
Max. Length 34 cm TL
Pogonophryne macropogon Eakin, 1981

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Pogonophryne macropogon
[Greatbeard plunderfish]
No picture found

Max. Length 16.4 cm SL

 
Pogonophryne maculiventrata
[]



Southern Ocean
Max. Length 21 cm TL
Pogonophryne marmorata Norman, 1938

Photo by Photo by Shandikov, G.A.
 
Pogonophryne marmorata
[Marbled plunderfish]



Southern Ocean

Pogonophryne mentella Andriashev, 1967

Photo by Photo by Shandikov, G.A.
 
Pogonophryne mentella
[Longbeard plunderfish]



Antarctic (Pacific)
Max. Length 35.5 cm TL
Pogonophryne neyelovi Shandikov & Eakin, 2013

Photo by Photo by Shandikov, G.A.
 
Pogonophryne neyelovi
[Hopbeard plunderfish]
No picture found

Max. Length 16.4 cm SL

 
Pogonophryne orangiensis
[Orangebeard plunderfish]
No picture found

Max. Length 20.4 cm SL

 
Pogonophryne pavlovi
[]



Southern Ocean
Max. Length 21 cm TL
Pogonophryne permitini Andriashev, 1967

Photo by Photo by FAO
 
Pogonophryne permitini
[Finespotted plunderfish]
No picture found

Max. Length 8.1 cm TL

 
Pogonophryne platypogon
[Flatbeard plunderfish]
No picture found

Max. Length 27.6 cm SL

 
Pogonophryne sarmentifera
[]



Southern Ocean
Max. Length 31 cm TL
Pogonophryne scotti Regan, 1914

Photo by Photo by Shandikov, G.A.
 
Pogonophryne scotti
[Saddleback plunderfish]
No picture found

Max. Length 19.2 cm TL

 
Pogonophryne skorai
[Skora’s toadlike plunderfish]
No picture found

Max. Length 14.7 cm SL

 
Pogonophryne squamibarbata
[Scalebeard plunderfish]
No picture found

Max. Length 24.8 cm SL

 
Pogonophryne stewarti
[Whipbeard plunderfish]



Southern Ocean, East Anta
Max. Length 26 cm SL
Pogonophryne tronio Shandikov, Eakin & Usachev, 2013

Photo by Photo by Shandikov, G.A.
 
Pogonophryne tronio
[Turquoise plunderfish]



Southern Ocean
Max. Length 26 cm TL
Pogonophryne ventrimaculata Eakin, 1987

Photo by Photo by Shandikov, G.A.
 
Pogonophryne ventrimaculata
[Spotbelly plunderfish]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Artedidraco glareobarbatus Southern Ocean 1999
Artedidraco lonnbergi Southern Ocean 11 TL 1913
Artedidraco mirus Southern Ocean 12.5 TL 1905
Artedidraco orianae Southern Ocean 15.1 TL 1914
Artedidraco shackletoni Southern Ocean 14.6 TL 1911
Artedidraco skottsbergi Southern Ocean 10 SL 1905
Dolloidraco longedorsalis Southern Ocean 13.7 TL 1913
Histiodraco velifer Southern Ocean 19.2 TL 1914
Pogonophryne albipinna Whitefin plunderfish Southern Ocean 3.8 SL 1981
Pogonophryne barsukovi Stubbeard plunderfish Southern Ocean 25 TL 1967
Pogonophryne bellingshausenensis Spotless nape plunderfish Antarctica 23.4 TL 2008
Pogonophryne brevibarbata Shortbeard plunderfish Southern Ocean, East Anta 26.2 SL 2011
Pogonophryne cerebropogon Brainbeard plunderfish Southern Ocean 25 SL 1998
Pogonophryne dewitti DeWitt’s plunderfish Southern Ocean 6.7 TL 1988
Pogonophryne eakini Eakin’s plunderfish Southern Ocean 19.4 SL 1999
Pogonophryne favosa Antarctica 28.8 TL 2013
Pogonophryne fusca Dark toad plunderfish Southern Ocean 13.8 SL 1998
Pogonophryne immaculata Spotless plunderfish Southern Ocean 25 TL 1981
Pogonophryne lanceobarbata Lancebeard plunderfish Southern Ocean 25 TL 1987
Pogonophryne macropogon Greatbeard plunderfish Southern Ocean 34 TL 1981
Pogonophryne maculiventrata Antarctica, Bransfield St 16.4 SL 2014
Pogonophryne marmorata Marbled plunderfish Southern Ocean 21 TL 1938
Pogonophryne mentella Longbeard plunderfish Southern Ocean 1967
Pogonophryne neyelovi Hopbeard plunderfish Antarctic (Pacific) 35.5 TL 2013
Pogonophryne orangiensis Orangebeard plunderfish Southern Ocean 16.4 SL 1998
Pogonophryne pavlovi Antarctic 20.4 SL 2013
Pogonophryne permitini Finespotted plunderfish Southern Ocean 21 TL 1967
Pogonophryne platypogon Flatbeard plunderfish Southern Ocean 8.1 TL 1988
Pogonophryne sarmentifera Southern Ocean 27.6 SL 2013
Pogonophryne scotti Saddleback plunderfish Southern Ocean 31 TL 1914
Pogonophryne skorai Skora’s toadlike plunderfish Antarctica 19.2 TL 2013
Pogonophryne squamibarbata Scalebeard plunderfish Southern Ocean 14.7 SL 2000
Pogonophryne stewarti Whipbeard plunderfish Eastern Indian Ocean 24.8 SL 2009
Pogonophryne tronio Turquoise plunderfish Southern Ocean, East Anta 26 SL 2013
Pogonophryne ventrimaculata Spotbelly plunderfish Southern Ocean 26 TL 1987



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