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Family: Trachyrincidae Armoured grenadiers



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7 species
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Idiolophorhynchus andriashevi
[Pineapple rattail]
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Trachyrincus aphyodes
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Southeast Pacific
Max. Length 46 cm TL
Trachyrincus helolepis Gilbert, 1892

Photo by Photo by FAO
 
Trachyrincus helolepis
[Armourhead grenadier]



Southwest Pacific
Max. Length 60 cm TL
Trachyrincus longirostris (Günther, 1878)

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Trachyrincus longirostris
[Slender unicorn rattail]



Northeast Atlantic
Max. Length 37 cm TL
Trachyrincus murrayi Günther, 1887

Photo by Photo by Dolgov, A.
 
Trachyrincus murrayi
[Roughnose grenadier]



Eastern Atlantic
Max. Length 60 cm TL
Trachyrincus scabrus (Rafinesque, 1810)

Photo by Photo by Ticina, V.
 
Trachyrincus scabrus
[Roughsnout grenadier]



Southeast Pacific
Max. Length 44 cm TL
Trachyrincus villegai Pequeño, 1971

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Trachyrincus villegai
[Grey grenadier]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Idiolophorhynchus andriashevi Pineapple rattail Eastern Indian Ocean 1981
Trachyrincus aphyodes Southwest Pacific 1995
Trachyrincus helolepis Armourhead grenadier Southeast Pacific 46 TL 1892
Trachyrincus longirostris Slender unicorn rattail Southwest Pacific 60 TL 1878
Trachyrincus murrayi Roughnose grenadier Northeast Atlantic 37 TL 1887
Trachyrincus scabrus Roughsnout grenadier Eastern Atlantic 60 TL 1810
Trachyrincus villegai Grey grenadier Southeast Pacific 44 TL 1971



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