Champsodon

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Champsodon
Champsodon fimbriatus.jpg
C. fimbriatus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Class: Actinopterygii
Infraclass: Teleostei
Superorder: Acanthopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Suborder: Trachinoidei
Family: Champsodontidae
C. H. Gilbert, 1903
Genus: Champsodon
Günther, 1867
Type species
Champsodon vorax
Günther, 1867

Champsodon is the sole genus in the family Champsodontidae.[1] These fishes, the crocodile toothfishes, are native to the Indo-Pacific region.

Species[edit]

The currently recognized species in this genus are:[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Froese, Rainer, and Daniel Pauly, eds. (2013). "Champsodontidae" in FishBase. February 2013 version.
  2. ^ Froese, Rainer, and Daniel Pauly, eds. (2013). Species of Champsodon in FishBase. February 2013 version.

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