Leptoderma macrops1
Grenadier Smooth-head
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Argentiniformes
Family Alepocephalidae
Genus Leptoderma

Leptoderma is a genus of slickheads found in the deep waters of the oceans.


There are currently five recognized species in this genus:

Eel Smooth-head, Leptoderma affinis
Leptoderma lubricum
Leptoderma macrophthalmum
Grenadier Smooth-head, Leptoderma macrops
Leptoderma retropinna
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