Genus Doederleinia

An acropomatid genius with the following combination of characters: nine dorsal-fin spines; three anal-fin spines; no luminous organ; a row of conical teeth with a large canine tooth medially on lower jaw; large conical teeth on anterior part of outer margin with two or three large canine teeth on inner margin on upper jaw; anus close to anal-fin origin; and anterior part of swimbladder bifurcated, embraced by basioccipital fossa of skull.
Author: Bray, D.J. 2018

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Bray, D.J. 2018, Doederleinia in Fishes of Australia, accessed 21 Mar 2019,


Yamanoue, Y. & Matsuura, K. 2007. Doederleinia gracilispinis (Fowler, 1943), a junior synonym of Doederleinia berycoides (Hilgendorf, 1879), with review of the genus. Ichthyological Research 54: 404-411. Abstract