WoRMS taxon details

Macrouridae Bonaparte, 1831

125471  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125471)

accepted
Family
Subfamily Bathygadinae Jordan & Evermann, 1898
Subfamily Macrourinae Bonaparte, 1831
  » Genus Albatrossia Jordan & Gilbert, 1898
  » Genus Asthenomacrurus Sazonov & Shcherbachev, 1982
  » Genus Cetonurichthys Sazonov & Shcherbachev, 1982
  » Genus Cetonurus Günther, 1887
  » Genus Coelorinchus Giorna, 1809
  » Genus Coryphaenoides Gunnerus, 1765
  » Genus Cynomacrurus Dollo, 1909
  » Genus Echinomacrurus Roule, 1916
  » Genus Haplomacrourus Trunov, 1980
  » Genus Hymenocephalus Giglioli, 1884
  » Genus Kumba Marshall, 1973
  » Genus Kuronezumia Iwamoto, 1974
  » Genus Lepidorhynchus Richardson, 1846
  » Genus Lucigadus Gilbert & Hubbs, 1920
  » Genus Macrosmia Merrett, Sazonov & Shcherbachev, 1983
  » Genus Macrourus Bloch, 1786
  » Genus Malacocephalus Günther, 1862
  » Genus Mataeocephalus Berg, 1898
  » Genus Mesobius Hubbs & Iwamoto, 1977
  » Genus Nezumia Jordan, 1904
  » Genus Odontomacrurus Norman, 1939
  » Genus Paracetonurus Marshall, 1973
  » Genus Pseudocetonurus Sazonov & Shcherbachev, 1982
  » Genus Pseudonezumia Okamura, 1970
  » Genus Sphagemacrurus Fowler, 1925
  » Genus Spicomacrurus Okamura, 1970
  » Genus Trachonurus Günther, 1887
  » Genus Ventrifossa Gilbert & Hubbs, 1920
  » Genus Abyssicola Goode & Bean, 1896 accepted as Coelorinchus Giorna, 1809
  » Genus Bogoslovius Jordan & Evermann, 1898 accepted as Coryphaenoides Gunnerus, 1765
  » Genus Caelorhynchus accepted as Coelorinchus Giorna, 1809 (misspelling)
  » Genus Caelorichus accepted as Coelorinchus Giorna, 1809 (misspelling)
  » Genus Caelorinchus accepted as Coelorinchus Giorna, 1809
  » Genus Cariburus Parr, 1946 accepted as Coryphaenoides Gunnerus, 1765
  » Genus Coelocephalus Gilbert & Cramer, 1897 accepted as Mataeocephalus Berg, 1898
  » Genus Coelorhinchus accepted as Coelorinchus Giorna, 1809 (misspelling)
  » Genus Coelorhynchus accepted as Coelorinchus Giorna, 1809 (misspelling)
  » Genus Coelorhyncus accepted as Coelorinchus Giorna, 1809 (misspelling)
  » Genus Dolloa Jordan, 1900 accepted as Coryphaenoides Gunnerus, 1765
  » Genus Garichthys Whitley, 1934 accepted as Coelorinchus Giorna, 1809
  » Genus Grenurus Parr, 1946 accepted as Sphagemacrurus Fowler, 1925
  » Genus Haplomacrurus accepted as Haplomacrourus Trunov, 1980 (misspelling)
  » Genus Hemimacrurus Fraser-Brunner, 1935 accepted as Coryphaenoides Gunnerus, 1765
  » Genus Himenocephalus accepted as Hymenocephalus Giglioli, 1884 (misspelling)
  » Genus Hymenogadus Gilbert & Hubbs, 1920 accepted as Hymenocephalus Giglioli, 1884
  » Genus Lionurus Günther, 1887 accepted as Coryphaenoides Gunnerus, 1765
  » Genus Macruroplus Bleeker, 1874 accepted as Nezumia Jordan, 1904 (synonym)
  » Genus Macuroplus accepted as Macruroplus Bleeker, 1874 accepted as Nezumia Jordan, 1904 (misspelling)
  » Genus Mahia McCann & McKnight, 1980 accepted as Coelorinchus Giorna, 1809
  » Genus Moseleya Goode & Bean, 1896 accepted as Coryphaenoides Gunnerus, 1765 (synonym)
  » Genus Nematonurus Günther, 1887 accepted as Coryphaenoides Gunnerus, 1765
  » Genus Optonurus Günther, 1887 accepted as Lepidorhynchus Richardson, 1846
  » Genus Oxygadus Gilbert & Hubbs, 1920 accepted as Coelorinchus Giorna, 1809
  » Genus Parakumba Trunov, 1981 accepted as Kumba Marshall, 1973
  » Genus Phalacromacrurus Maul & Koefoed, 1950 accepted as Odontomacrurus Norman, 1939
  » Genus Pseudoctenurous accepted as Pseudocetonurus Sazonov & Shcherbachev, 1982 (misspelling)
Subfamily Macrouroidinae Smith & Radcliffe, 1912
Subfamily Trachyrincinae Goode & Bean, 1896
  » Genus Idiolophorhynchus Sazonov, 1981
  » Genus Trachyrincus Giorna, 1809
  » Genus Ledipoleprus accepted as Lepidoleprus Risso, 1810 accepted as Trachyrincus Giorna, 1809 (misspelling)
  » Genus Lepidoleprus Risso, 1810 accepted as Trachyrincus Giorna, 1809
  » Genus Macrurus accepted as Macrourus Bloch, 1786
  » Genus Oxycephas Rafinesque, 1810 accepted as Trachyrincus Giorna, 1809
  » Genus Trachyrhinchus accepted as Trachyrincus Giorna, 1809 (misspelling)
  » Genus Trachyrhynchus accepted as Trachyrincus Giorna, 1809 (misspelling)
  » Genus Trachyrynchus accepted as Trachyrincus Giorna, 1809 (misspelling)

Genus Chalinura Goode & Bean, 1883 accepted as Coryphaenoides Gunnerus, 1765 (synonym)
Genus Chaulinura accepted as Chalinura Goode & Bean, 1883 accepted as Coryphaenoides Gunnerus, 1765 (misspelling)
marine
Not documented
Distribution Distribution: Arctic to Antarctic. Body attenuated posteriorly. Anal fin and second dorsal confluent with tail. True fin...  
Distribution Distribution: Arctic to Antarctic. Body attenuated posteriorly. Anal fin and second dorsal confluent with tail. True fin spines lacking. Leading dorsal fin ray may be spinous. Usually with chin barbel. Pelvic fin insertion more or less thoracic. Pelvic fin rays 5-17; lacking in Macrouroides. No caudal fin, except in one species. Scales small. Light organ, if present, underneath skin along midline of abdomen with opening just before anus. Branchiostegal rays 6-8. Abdominal vertebrae 10-16. Maximum length usually 0.8 m. Mostly benthopelagic, occurring from 200-2000 m. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Macrouridae Bonaparte, 1831. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125471 on 2018-11-21
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taxonomy source Van Der Laan, R.; Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R. (2014). Family-group names of Recent fishes. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 3882(1): 1-230., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3882.1.1 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>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,</i> 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R.; van der Laan, R. (eds). (2017). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Distribution Distribution: Arctic to Antarctic. Body attenuated posteriorly. Anal fin and second dorsal confluent with tail. True fin spines lacking. Leading dorsal fin ray may be spinous. Usually with chin barbel. Pelvic fin insertion more or less thoracic. Pelvic fin rays 5-17; lacking in Macrouroides. No caudal fin, except in one species. Scales small. Light organ, if present, underneath skin along midline of abdomen with opening just before anus. Branchiostegal rays 6-8. Abdominal vertebrae 10-16. Maximum length usually 0.8 m. Mostly benthopelagic, occurring from 200-2000 m. [details]
 



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English rattailsgrenadiers  [details]
Japanese ソコダラ  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål skolestfamilien  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk skolestfamilien  [details]
Swedish skolästfiskar  [details]