Family Sundasalangidae - Sundaland noodlefishes
No. in FishBase
Genera : 0 | Species : 0 Eschmeyer's Catalog of Fishes
Fresh : Yes | Brackish : No | Marine : No
  First Fossil Record
Distribution: Asia, Borneo and southern Thailand. Body transparent and scaleless; adipose fin absent; olfactory organs each with a single nasal opening; pelvic fins with five rays; dorsal and anal fins posteriorly placed, dorsal with 11-14 rays and anal with 15-21 rays; pectoral fin rayless; symplectic, circumorbital, and interopercle bones absent; four branchiostegal rays; 37-43 vertebrae; Maximum length about 2 cm SL. According to D. Siebert (Ref. 13663) Sundasalanx belongs into Clupeidae, as a possible sister-group of Jenkinsia.
Sundasalangidae Composed from Sonda, an asiatic Island + French, salamga, taken from Philippines = swallow
  Reproductive guild
  Typical activity level
  Main Ref.
  Deep Fin Classification

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Species/Synonymy list for the family Sundasalangidae as currently in FishBase

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