Brushtooth lizardfish

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Brushtooth lizardfish
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Aulopiformes
Family: Synodontidae
Genus: Saurida
Species: S. undosquamis
Binomial name
Saurida undosquamis
(J. Richardson, 1848)

The brushtooth lizardfish (Saurida undosquamis) is a type of lizardfish, a demersal species that lives mainly in the shallow waters of the Red Sea region.[1] It has also invaded the Mediterranean,[2] being an example of a Lessepsian migrant, i.e., a species that has used the Suez Canal as dispersal route.

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