Myctophidae - Lanternfishes

Access images and fact sheets of the myctophid fishes on the site.  The Australian fauna contains at least 99 species in 26 genera.

Bluntsnout Lanternfish, Myctophum obtusirostre

Bluntsnout Lanternfish, Myctophum obtusirostre
Photographer: Mark McGrouther © Australian Museum

Diaphus sp. Headlight Lanternfish
Myctophum obtusirostre
Bluntsnout Lanternfish
Myctophum phengodes Bright Lanternfish
Symbolophorus barnardi Barnard's Lanternfish


Mark McGrouther , Collection Manager, Ichthyology
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