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Brazilian Luminous Roughy
Auatl u0
Information
Range Southwestern Atlantic, Brazil, Uruguay and Argentina.
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Beryciformes
Family Trachichthyidae
Genus Aulotrachichthys
Species A. atlanticus

The Brazilian luminous roughy, (Aulotrachichthys atlanticus), is a slimehead from the Trachichthyidae family.

It is found in the southwestern Atlantic, Brazil, Uruguay and Argentina.

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