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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynodontidae 
AphiaID: 125449

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 editorActinopterygii (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulopiformes (Order)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulopiformes
Sources  basis of record van der Land, J.; Costello, M.J.; Zavodnik, D.; Santos, R.S.; Porteiro, F.M.; Bailly, N.; Eschmeyer, W.N.; Froese, R. (2001). Pisces, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]

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Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlizardfishes  [details]
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 Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBathysaurinae
Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHarpadontinae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHarpadon Lesueur, 1825
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaurida
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHarpodon accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHarpadon Lesueur, 1825
Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSynodontinae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynodus Scopoli, 1777
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachinocephalus Gill, 1861
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlpismaris Risso, 1827 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynodus Scopoli, 1777
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoodella accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachinocephalus Gill, 1861
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaurida Swainson, 1838 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynodus Scopoli, 1777
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaurus Cuvier, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynodus Scopoli, 1777
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTirus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynodus Scopoli, 1777
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrichinocephalus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachinocephalus Gill, 1861
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXystodus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynodus Scopoli, 1777

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaurus Catesby, 1771 (nomen dubium, Not available, published in a rejected work on Official Index (Opinion 89, Opinion 259).)
Environment marine
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Chiefly marine; rarely brackish. Distribution: Atlantic, Indian, and Pacific. Supramaxilla small, if present. Branchiostegal rays 12-26, except the neotenic Bathysaurus mollis with 8. Vertebrae 49-63. Non-hermaphroditic, except Bathysaurus[details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125449
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Synodontidae. 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=125449 on 2014-09-03
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