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Class: Actinopteri
Order: Ophidiiformes
Family: Dinematichthyidae Viviparous brotula

Genus: Ogilbia

(See list of species below)



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18 species
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Western Central Atlantic
Max. Length 7 cm SL
Ogilbia boehlkei Møller, Schwarzhans & Nielsen, 2005

Photo by Photo by Møller, P.R.
 
Ogilbia boehlkei
[Boehlke's coralbrotula]



Eastern Pacific
Max. Length 6.1 cm SL
Ogilbia boydwalkeri Møller, Schwarzhans & Nielsen, 2005

Photo by Photo by Møller, P.R.
 
Ogilbia boydwalkeri
[Professor brotula]



Western Central Atlantic
Max. Length 6 cm SL
Ogilbia cayorum Evermann & Kendall, 1898

Photo by Photo by Evermann, B.W. & Kendall, W.C.
 
Ogilbia cayorum
[Key brotula]



Eastern Pacific
Max. Length 3.8 cm SL
Ogilbia cocoensis Møller, Schwarzhans & Nielsen, 2005

Photo by Photo by Møller, P.R.
 
Ogilbia cocoensis
[Coco coralbrotula]



Eastern Pacific
Max. Length 9.9 cm SL
Ogilbia davidsmithi Møller, Schwarzhans & Nielsen, 2005

Photo by Photo by Møller, P.R.
 
Ogilbia davidsmithi
[Cortez brotula]



Southeast Pacific
Max. Length 7 cm TL
Ogilbia deroyi (Poll & van Mol, 1966)

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Ogilbia deroyi
[Deroy's cuskeel]



South America
Max. Length 5.8 cm SL
Ogilbia galapagosensis (Poll & LeLeup, 1965)

Photo by Photo by FAO
 
Ogilbia galapagosensis
[Galapagos cuskeel]



Western Atlantic
Max. Length 6.1 cm SL
Ogilbia jeffwilliamsi Møller, Schwarzhans & Nielsen, 2005

Photo by Photo by Møller, P.R.
 
Ogilbia jeffwilliamsi
[William's coralbrotula]



Eastern Pacific
Max. Length 6.8 cm SL
Ogilbia jewettae Møller, Schwarzhans & Nielsen, 2005

Photo by Photo by Møller, P.R.
 
Ogilbia jewettae
[Jewett's coralbrotula]



Western Central Atlantic
Max. Length 6.5 cm SL
Ogilbia mccoskeri Møller, Schwarzhans & Nielsen, 2005

Photo by Photo by Møller, P.R.
 
Ogilbia mccoskeri
[Mccosker's coralbrotula]
No picture found

Max. Length 7.7 cm SL

 
Ogilbia nigromarginata
[Blackmargin brotula]
No picture found

Max. Length 7.4 cm SL

 
Ogilbia nudiceps
[Slickhead brotula]
No picture found

Max. Length 7.1 cm SL

 
Ogilbia robertsoni
[Brown brotula]
No picture found

Max. Length 5 cm SL

 
Ogilbia sabaji
[Curator brotula]
No picture found

Max. Length 5.9 cm SL

 
Ogilbia sedorae
[Notchspine brotula]
No picture found

Max. Length 7.5 cm SL

 
Ogilbia suarezae
[Shy brotula]
No picture found

Max. Length 5 cm SL

 
Ogilbia tyleri
[Tyler's coralbrotula]



Eastern Central Pacific
Max. Length 7.8 cm SL
Ogilbia ventralis (Gill, 1863)

Photo by Photo by Allen, G.R.
 
Ogilbia ventralis
[Gulf brotula]



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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Ogilbia boehlkei Boehlke's coralbrotula Western Central Atlantic 7 SL 2005
Ogilbia boydwalkeri Professor brotula Eastern Pacific 6.1 SL 2005
Ogilbia cayorum Key brotula Western Central Atlantic 6 SL 1898
Ogilbia cocoensis Coco coralbrotula Eastern Pacific 3.8 SL 2005
Ogilbia davidsmithi Cortez brotula Eastern Pacific 9.9 SL 2005
Ogilbia deroyi Deroy's cuskeel Southeast Pacific 7 TL 1966
Ogilbia galapagosensis Galapagos cuskeel South America 5.8 SL 1965
Ogilbia jeffwilliamsi William's coralbrotula Western Atlantic 6.1 SL 2005
Ogilbia jewettae Jewett's coralbrotula Eastern Pacific 6.8 SL 2005
Ogilbia mccoskeri Mccosker's coralbrotula Western Central Atlantic 6.5 SL 2005
Ogilbia nigromarginata Blackmargin brotula Eastern Pacific 7.7 SL 2005
Ogilbia nudiceps Slickhead brotula Eastern Pacific 7.4 SL 2005
Ogilbia robertsoni Brown brotula Eastern Pacific 7.1 SL 2005
Ogilbia sabaji Curator brotula West Atlantic 5 SL 2005
Ogilbia sedorae Notchspine brotula Eastern Pacific 5.9 SL 2005
Ogilbia suarezae Shy brotula Western Atlantic 7.5 SL 2005
Ogilbia tyleri Tyler's coralbrotula Western Atlantic 5 SL 2005
Ogilbia ventralis Gulf brotula Eastern Central Pacific 7.8 SL 1863



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