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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlepocephalidae 
AphiaID: 125507

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 editorOsmeriformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlepocephalidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOsmeriformes
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 editorslickheads  [details]
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taxa (38)

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlepocephalus Risso, 1820
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsquamiceps Zugmayer, 1911
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulastomatomorpha Alcock, 1890
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBajacalifornia Townsend & Nichols, 1925
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathylaco Goode & Bean, 1896
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathyprion Marshall, 1966
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathytroctes Günther, 1878
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConocara Goode & Bean, 1896
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEinara Parr, 1951
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHerwigia Nielsen, 1972
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptoderma Vaillant, 1886
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrophotolepis Sazonov & Parin, 1977
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMirognathus Parr, 1951
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNarcetes Alcock, 1890
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhotostylus Beebe, 1933
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRinoctes Parr, 1952
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRouleina Jordan, 1923
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTalismania Goode & Bean, 1896
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXenodermichthys Günther, 1878

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAleposomus Gill, 1884 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXenodermichthys Günther, 1878
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAleposomus Roule (ex Brauer), 1915 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRouleina Jordan, 1923
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlpocephalus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlepocephalus Risso, 1820
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsquamisceps accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsquamiceps Zugmayer, 1911
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulostomatomorpha accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulastomatomorpha Alcock, 1890
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathyroctes accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathytroctes Günther, 1878
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBellocia accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNarcetes Alcock, 1890
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBinghamia accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTalismania Goode & Bean, 1896
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBinghamichthys Whitley, 1941 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTalismania Goode & Bean, 1896
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaudania accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRouleina Jordan, 1923
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEricara accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConocara Goode & Bean, 1896
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrimatroctes accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathytroctes Günther, 1878
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepogenys accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathytroctes Günther, 1878
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacromastax accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathylaco Goode & Bean, 1896
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemabathytroctes accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTalismania Goode & Bean, 1896
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNomoctes accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathytroctes Günther, 1878
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRoulenia accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRouleina Jordan, 1923
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTorictus Parr, 1951 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEinara Parr, 1951
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXenognathus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConocara Goode & Bean, 1896
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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From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Distribution: all oceans. Usually small teeth. Long and numerous gill rakers. No shoulder sac apparatus. 5-10 branchiostegal rays. Most common in depths below 1000 m.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125507
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Alepocephalidae. 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=125507 on 2014-12-25
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