Melamphaidae

Melamphaidae

[‚mel·əm′fā·ə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
A family of bathypelagic fishes in the order Beryciformes.
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Studies using phylogenetic analysis showed that the cortical alveoli morphology is an important parameter amongst the fish families Myctophidae (Myctophiformes), Melamphaidae (Stephanoberyciformes), Bathylagidae and Platytroctidae (Osmeriformes) (Belova, 2008).
Grenadier Macrouridae Nezumia bairdii Marlin-spike Melamphaidae Poromitra copito Ridgehead Melamphaidae Scopelogadus beanii Bean's Bigscale Merlucciidae Merluccius albidus Offshore Hake Merlucciidae Merluccius bilinearis Silver Hake Moridae Gadella imberbis Beardless Codling Moridae Laemonema barbatulum Shortbeard Codling Moridae Unidentified morid Codling Myctophidae Benthosema glaciale Glacier Lanternfish Myctophidae Bolinichthys supralateralis Stubby Lanternfish Myctophidae Ceratoscopelus maderensis Horned Lanternfish Myctophidae Hygophum hygomii Bermuda Lanternfish Myctophidae Lampadena speculigera Mirror Lanternfish Myctophidae Lampanyctus spp.