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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChimaera monstrosa Linnaeus, 1758 
AphiaID: 105824

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPisces (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolocephali (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChimaeriformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChimaeridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChimaera (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChimaera Linnaeus, 1758
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChimaera Linnaeus, 1758
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChimaera arctica Gistel, 1848
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChimaera argentea Ascanius, 1772
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChimaera borealis Shaw, 1804
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChimaera cristata Faber, 1829
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChimaera dubia Osório, 1909
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChimaera mediterranea Risso, 1826
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/no_cache/dms/load/toc/?IDDOC=265100
page(s): 236 [details]

[show all]
Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpeshku lepur  [details]
Breton Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrazh  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhavmus  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorratjeUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordraakvis  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrat fishUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrabbit-fish  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorroi des harengsUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorroi de harengsUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorchimère communeUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorchimère  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeeratteUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeekatze  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorכימרה  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoreuropinė chimera  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΧίμαιρα  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhavmus  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhavmus  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorprzerazaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorchimera pospolita  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorхимера европейская  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorquimera  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhavsmus  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortavşan balığıUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortavsan baligiUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsıçan balığıUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsican baligi  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorХимера європейськаUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorЄвропейська химера  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcwningen fôr  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux (doubtful[details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIsraeli part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVanbenedenia kroeyeri Malm, 1860 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVanbenedenia chimaerae (Heegaard, 1962) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVanbenedenia kroyeri Malm, 1860 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (35 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (444 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (20 nucleotides; 39 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:105824
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Chimaera monstrosa Linnaeus, 1758. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2014) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=105824 on 2014-07-28
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