Ariomma

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Ariomma
Silver-rag driftfish ( Ariomma bondi ).jpg
Silver-rag driftfish (A. bondi)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Suborder: Stromateoidei
Family: Ariommatidae
Haedrich, 1967
Genus: Ariomma
D. S. Jordan & Snyder, 1904
Species

See text for species.

Ariomma is a genus of deepwater, marine perciform fishes. Members of this genus are found in the Atlantic, Pacific and Indian Oceans. Several members of this genus are of commercial importance as food fish. This genus is currently the only known genus in its family.

Species[edit]

Currently, the 9 recognized species in this genus are:[1][2]

Timeline[edit]

Quaternary Neogene Paleogene Holocene Pleist. Plio. Miocene Oligocene Eocene Paleocene Quaternary Neogene Paleogene Holocene Pleist. Plio. Miocene Oligocene Eocene Paleocene

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