Other identification tools | SeaLifeBase

Non-fish Identification: Find Species

Family: Leptognathiidae (See list of species below)

Select Ocean (marine/brackish) or Continent (freshwater):

Select Country (optional):

Total number of spines in dorsal and anal fins (optional)



15 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
No picture found

Leptognathia acanthifera
[]
No picture found

Leptognathia amdrupi
[]
No picture found

Leptognathia armata
[]
No picture found

Leptognathia australis
[]
No picture found

Leptognathia breviremis
[]
No picture found

Leptognathia dentifera
[]
No picture found

Leptognathia elongata
[]
No picture found

Leptognathia filiformis
[]
No picture found

Leptognathia glacialis
[]
No picture found

Leptognathia gracilis
[]
No picture found

Leptognathia inermis
[]
No picture found

Leptognathia longiremis
[]
No picture found

Leptognathia manca
[]
No picture found

Leptognathia paramanca
[]
No picture found

Leptognathia ventralis
[]
15 Species of Family Leptognathiidae
()
Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Leptognathia acanthifera Arctic Ocean.
Leptognathia amdrupi Northeast Atlantic
Leptognathia armata Arctic
Leptognathia australis Antarctic Indian Ocean
Leptognathia breviremis Northeast Atlantic.
Leptognathia dentifera Northeast Atlantic.
Leptognathia elongata Antarctic
Leptognathia filiformis Northeast Atlantic
Leptognathia glacialis Northeast Atlantic
Leptognathia gracilis Northern Atlantic and the
Leptognathia inermis Northeast Atlantic
Leptognathia longiremis Arctic and Northern Atlan
Leptognathia manca Northeast Atlantic.
Leptognathia paramanca Northeast Atlantic
Leptognathia ventralis Northeast Atlantic



Other identification tools in SeaLifeBase


Quick Identification
Identification keys
Identification by morphometrics
Identification by pictures:
          If you already know the Family, go to Search SeaLifeBase, select Family and click on 'Identification by pictures' to display all available pictures in SeaLifeBase for the family.

          If you already know the Country, go to
Search SeaLifeBase, select Country and click on 'Identification by pictures' to display all available pictures in SeaLifeBase for the country.

          If you already know the Ecosystem, go to
Search SeaLifeBase, select Ecosystem and click on 'Identification by pictures' to display all available pictures in SeaLifeBase for the ecosystem.
cfm script by , 30.11.04, ,  php script by , 05/11/2010 ,  last modified by kbanasihan, 06/28/2010