Lestidiops mirabilis

Common Name

Strange Barracudina

Year Described

Ege, 1933


Dorsal Fin: 9-11
Anal Fin: 28-30
Pectoral Fin: 11-13
Pelvic Fin: 9-10
Lateral Line: 73-75
Vertebrae: 81-86

Pelvic fin origin over or slightly behind dorsal fin origin.

Range Map

 Range Map


Scattered records in the Caribbean Sea from Cuba to the Lesser Antilles. Also off extreme eastern Brazil.


Rofen, R.R. In: Anderson, W.W., R.H. Gibbs, F.H. Berry, W.A. Gosline, J.E. Bohlke, N.B. Marshall, R.L. Bolin, G.W. Mead, J.W. Gehringer, R.R. Rofen, and N.J. Wilimovsky. 1966. Fishes of the Western North Atlantic. Part 5. Iniomi and Lyomeri. Memoir No. 1. Sears Foundation for Marine Research; Yale University, New Haven, CT. 647 pp., 220 plates.