WoRMS taxon details

Lophiidae Rafinesque, 1810

125493  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125493)

accepted
Family
Genus Lophiodes Goode & Bean, 1896
Genus Lophiomus Gill, 1883
Genus Lophius Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Sladenia Regan, 1908

Genus Chirolophius Regan, 1903 accepted as Lophiodes Goode & Bean, 1896
Genus Laphiodes accepted as Lophiodes Goode & Bean, 1896 (misspelling)
Genus Laphiomus accepted as Lophiomus Gill, 1883 (misspelling)
Genus Lophie accepted as Lophius Linnaeus, 1758 (misspelling)
Genus Lophioides Minding, 1832 accepted as Lophiodes Goode & Bean, 1896 (not available)
Genus Lophoides accepted as Lophiodes Goode & Bean, 1896 (misspelling)
marine
Distribution Distribution: Arctic, Atlantic, Indian and Pacific Oceans. Head extremely big, wide, and depressed. Mouth large. Well...  
Distribution Distribution: Arctic, Atlantic, Indian and Pacific Oceans. Head extremely big, wide, and depressed. Mouth large. Well developed teeth. Lower jaw and sides of head and flanks fringed with small flaps. Equipped with a movable rodlike structure above mouth, tipped with a flap of flesh resembling a flag apparently for luring prey. Maximum length 1.2 m.  [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Lophiidae Rafinesque, 1810. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125493 on 2018-05-27
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taxonomy source Van Der Laan, R.; Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R. (2014). Family-group names of Recent fishes. Zootaxa. 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, 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]   

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]   
From other sources
Distribution Distribution: Arctic, Atlantic, Indian and Pacific Oceans. Head extremely big, wide, and depressed. Mouth large. Well developed teeth. Lower jaw and sides of head and flanks fringed with small flaps. Equipped with a movable rodlike structure above mouth, tipped with a flap of flesh resembling a flag apparently for luring prey. Maximum length 1.2 m.  [details]
 



LanguageName 
English goosefishes  [details]
German Seeteufel  [details]
Japanese アンコウ  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål breiflabbfamilien  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk breiflabbfamilien  [details]
Swedish marulkar  [details]