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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachichthyidae 
AphiaID: 125459

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 editorBeryciformes (Order)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBeryciformes
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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English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorslimeheads  [details]
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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulotrachichthys
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulotrachichthys argyrophanus (Woods, 1961)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulotrachichthys atlanticus (Menezes, 1971)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulotrachichthys heptalepis (Gon, 1984)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulotrachichthys latus (Fowler, 1938)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulotrachichthys novaezelandicus (Kotlyar, 1980)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulotrachichthys prosthemius (Jordan & Fowler, 1902)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulotrachichthys pulsator Gomon & Kuiter, 1987
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulotrachichthys sajademalensis (Kotlyar, 1979)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulotrachichthys fernandezianus (Günther, 1887) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatrachichthys fernandezianus (Günther, 1887)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGephyroberyx Boulenger, 1902
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGephyroberyx darwinii (Johnson, 1866)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGephyroberyx japonicus (Döderlein, 1883)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGephyroberyx philippinus Fowler, 1938
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGephyroberyx darwini (Johnson, 1866) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGephyroberyx darwinii (Johnson, 1866)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGephyroberyx orbicularis Smith, 1947 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGephyroberyx darwinii (Johnson, 1866)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGephyroberyx robustus Danil'chenko, 1960 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGephyroberyx darwinii (Johnson, 1866)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus Cuvier, 1829
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus abramovi Kotlyar, 1986
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus atlanticus Collett, 1889
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus cadenati Quéro, 1974
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus confinis Kotlyar, 1980
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus crassispinus Kotlyar, 1980
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus druzhinini Kotlyar, 1986
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus fedorovi Kotlyar, 1986
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus fragilis (de Buen, 1959)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus gigas McCulloch, 1914
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus intermedius (Hector, 1875)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus japonicus Hilgendorf, 1879
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus latus McCulloch, 1914
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus marisrubri Kotlyar, 1986
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus melanopterus Fowler, 1938
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus melanopus (Weber, 1913)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus mento (Garman, 1899)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus metallicus Fowler, 1938
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus mikhailini Kotlyar, 1986
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus occidentalis Woods, 1973
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus pacificus Garman, 1899
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus ravurictus Gomon, 2008
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus rifti Kotlyar, 1986
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus robustispinus Moore & Dodd, 2010
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus rubellopterus Kotlyar, 1980
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus shubnikovi Kotlyar, 1980
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus tenebricus Kotlyar, 1980
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus vniro Kotlyar, 1995
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus mediterraneus Cuvier, 1829 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus mediterraneus mediterraneus Cuvier, 1829 (alternate representation)
  » Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus mediterraneus mediterraneus Cuvier, 1829
» Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus mediterraneus sonodae Kotlyar, 1986
» Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus mediterraneus trunovi Kotlyar, 1986
» Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus mediterraneus latus McCulloch, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus latus McCulloch, 1914
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus cornutus Valenciennes, 1833 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnoplogaster cornuta (Valenciennes, 1833)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus elongatus (Günther, 1859) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOptivus elongatus (Günther, 1859)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus gilchristi Smith, 1935 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus atlanticus Collett, 1889
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus islandicum Kotthaus, 1952 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus atlanticus Collett, 1889
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus islandicus Kotthaus, 1952 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus atlanticus Collett, 1889
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus natalensis Kotlyar, 1978 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus melanopus (Weber, 1913)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeiognaster
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeiognaster atlanticus
  » Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeiognaster atlanticus spinulosus Roule, 1916 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus atlanticus Collett, 1889
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOptivus
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOptivus agastos Gomon, 2004
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOptivus agrammus Gomon, 2004
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOptivus elongatus (Günther, 1859)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatrachichthys
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatrachichthys fernandezianus (Günther, 1887)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatrachichthys macleayi (Johnston, 1881)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatrachichthys trailli (Hutton, 1875)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatrachichthys argyrophanus Woods, 1961 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulotrachichthys argyrophanus (Woods, 1961)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatrachichthys atlanticus Menezes, 1971 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulotrachichthys atlanticus (Menezes, 1971)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatrachichthys heptalepis Gon, 1984 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulotrachichthys heptalepis (Gon, 1984)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatrachichthys latus Fowler, 1938 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulotrachichthys latus (Fowler, 1938)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatrachichthys novaezelandicus Kotlyar, 1980 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulotrachichthys novaezelandicus (Kotlyar, 1980)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatrachichthys prosthemius Jordan & Fowler, 1902 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulotrachichthys prosthemius (Jordan & Fowler, 1902)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatrachichthys pulsator (Gomon & Kuiter, 1987) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulotrachichthys pulsator Gomon & Kuiter, 1987
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatrachichthys sajademalensis Kotlyar, 1979 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulotrachichthys sajademalensis (Kotlyar, 1979)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParinoberyx
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParinoberyx horridus Kotlyar, 1984
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSorosichthys
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSorosichthys ananassa Whitley, 1945
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachichthys
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachichthys australis Shaw, 1799
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachichthys darwini Johnson, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGephyroberyx darwinii (Johnson, 1866)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachichthys darwinii Johnson, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGephyroberyx darwinii (Johnson, 1866)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachichthys elongatus Günther, 1859 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOptivus elongatus (Günther, 1859)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachichthys fernandezianus Günther, 1887 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatrachichthys fernandezianus (Günther, 1887)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachichthys intermedius Hector, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus intermedius (Hector, 1875)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachichthys jacksoniensis MacLeay, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachichthys australis Shaw, 1799
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachichthys japonicus Döderlein, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGephyroberyx japonicus (Döderlein, 1883)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachichthys macleayi Johnston, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatrachichthys macleayi (Johnston, 1881)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachichthys mento Garman, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus mento (Garman, 1899)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachichthys pretiosus Lowe, 1839 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus mediterraneus mediterraneus Cuvier, 1829
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachichthys trailli Hutton, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatrachichthys trailli (Hutton, 1875)

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGephyroberys accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGephyroberyx Boulenger, 1902
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGephyroberys darwinii (Johnson, 1866) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGephyroberyx darwinii (Johnson, 1866)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostenthus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus Cuvier, 1829
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostenthus druzhinini Kotlyar, 1986 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus druzhinini Kotlyar, 1986
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostetus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus Cuvier, 1829
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostetus mediterraneus Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus mediterraneus mediterraneus Cuvier, 1829
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplosthethus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus Cuvier, 1829
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplosthethus atlanticus Collett, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus atlanticus Collett, 1889
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKorsogaster accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus Cuvier, 1829
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKorsogaster nanus Parr, 1933 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus mediterraneus mediterraneus Cuvier, 1829
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeiogaster accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus Cuvier, 1829
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeiogaster fragilis de Buen, 1959 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus fragilis (de Buen, 1959)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeiogaster melanopus Weber, 1913 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHoplostethus melanopus (Weber, 1913)
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 Marine: mostly deep-sea dwellers. Distribution: Atlantic, Indian, and Pacific Oceans. On head: extensive mucous cavities separated by spinous ridges and covered with membranous skin. Angle of preopercle with a distinct spine. A single normal spine in pelvic fin; soft rays 6. Dorsal fin with 3-8 spines. A median ridge of scutes in abdomen. Interspecific variation in type of scales. Body very deep to moderately deep. Some species are bioluminescent. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125459
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Trachichthyidae. 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=125459 on 2014-09-23
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