Malacocephalus

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Malacocephalus
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Malacocephalus hawaiiensis
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Gadiformes
Family: Macrouridae
Subfamily: Macrourinae
Genus: Malacocephalus
Günther, 1862
Type species
Macrourus laevis
Lowe, 1843
Synonyms

Pawnurus Parr, 1946

Malacocephalus is a genus of rattails.

Species[edit]

There are currently seven recognized species in this genus:[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2012). Species of Malacocephalus in FishBase. June 2012 version.