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Chlorophthalmus agassizi
Shortnose greeneye Chlorophthalmus agassizi.jpg
Chlorophthalmus agassizi under white light (top) and ultraviolet light (bottom)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Aulopiformes
Family: Chlorophthalmidae
Genus: Chlorophthalmus
Species: Chlorophthalmus agassizi
Binomial name
C. agassizi
Bonaparte, 1840
  • Aulopus agassizi (Bonaparte, 1840)
  • Chlorophthalmus agassizii Bonaparte, 1840
  • Chlorophthalmus productus Günther, 1887
  • Pelopsia candida Facciolà, 1883

Chlorophthalmus agassizi is a species of fish in the greeneye family, commonly known as the shortnose greeneye.[1] It is the type species of the genus Chlorophthalmus.[2]


  1. ^ a b Nicholas Bailly (2009). Chlorophthalmus agassizi Bonaparte, 1840. Nicolas Bailly (2009). World Database of Marine Pisces. Accessed through the World Register of Marine Species on 23 August 2010
  2. ^ Werner Schwarzhans (2004). Fish Otoliths from the Paleocene (Selandian) of West Greenland. Museum Tusculanum Press. p. 9. ISBN 9788763512657.