Grammatostomias flagellibarba

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Grammatostomias flagellibarba
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Stomiiformes
Family: Stomiidae
Genus: Grammatostomias
Species: G. fragellibarba
Binomial name
Grammatostomias fragellibarba
Holt & Byrne, 1910

Lamprotoxus phanobrochus Regan & Trewavas, 1930 [1]

Grammatostomias flagellibarba, is a species of barbeled dragonfish. They live at depths of up to 5,000 feet below the surface and usually measure up to 6 inches in length.[2]

Geographic distribution[edit]

Found in the North Atlantic, specifically in southern Ireland and the Bay of Biscay.[3]


  1. ^ "ITIS Standard Report Page: Lamprotoxus phanobrochus". 2004-11-08. Retrieved 2016-05-06. 
  2. ^ J.D. Knight. "Deep Sea Dragonfish - Deep Sea Creatures on Sea and Sky". Retrieved 2016-05-06. 
  3. ^ Froese, R. and D. Pauly, eds. (2016). "Grammatostomias flagellibarba". FishBase. Archived from the original on August 25, 2015. Retrieved January 2, 2013.