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Genus: Leptocephalus

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Leptocephalus bellottii
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Leptocephalus giganteus
[Giant leptocephalus]
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Leptocephalus ophichthoides
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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Leptocephalus bellottii Western Indian Ocean 1928
Leptocephalus giganteus Giant leptocephalus Circumglobal 1959
Leptocephalus ophichthoides Western Indian Ocean 1928



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