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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Osmeriformes
Family: Salangidae Icefishes or noodlefishes

Genus: Salanx

(See list of species below)



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4 species (see list below)

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Photo by Kim, I.-S.

Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 14.7 cm SL
Salanx ariakensis Kishinouye, 1902

Photo by Kim, I.-S.
 
Salanx ariakensis
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Photo by CAFS

Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 16.1 cm SL
Salanx chinensis (Osbeck, 1765)

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Salanx chinensis
[Chinese noodlefish]
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Northwest Pacific
Max. Length 15.3 cm SL

 
Salanx cuvieri
[Noodlefish]

Photo by CAFS

Northwest Pacific.
Max. Length 13.9 cm TL
Salanx prognathus (Regan, 1908)

Photo by CAFS
 
Salanx prognathus
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4 Species of Family Salangidae with Genus Salanx
(Icefishes or noodlefishes)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1902 Salanx ariakensis Northwest Pacific 14.7 SL
1765 Salanx chinensis Chinese noodlefish Northwest Pacific 16.1 SL
1850 Salanx cuvieri Noodlefish Northwest Pacific 15.3 SL
1908 Salanx prognathus Northwest Pacific. 13.9 TL



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