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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonidae 
AphiaID: 125535

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 editorPerciformes (Order)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerciformes
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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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordeepwater cardinalfishes  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordyphavsabborfamilien  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordjuphavabborfamilien  [details]
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taxa (69)

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrephostoma
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrephostoma carpenteri Alcock, 1889
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrinkmannella
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrinkmannella elongata Parr, 1933
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus Rafinesque, 1810
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus affinis Parin & Abramov, 1986
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus angustifrons Abramov & Manilo, 1987
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus atherinoides (Gilbert, 1905)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus carbonarius Okamoto & Motomura, 2011
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus cavaticus Ida, Okamoto & Sakaue, 2007
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus chilensis Okamoto, 2012
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus constanciae (Giglioli, 1880)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus crassicaudus de Buen, 1959
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus ctenolepis Mochizuki & Shirakihara, 1983
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus denticulatus Dieuzeide, 1950
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus devaneyi Gon, 1985
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus elegans Parin & Abramov, 1986
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus elongatus Parin & Abramov, 1986
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus exodon Okamoto & Motomura, 2012
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus fragilis (Jordan & Jordan, 1922)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus glossodontus Gon, 1985
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus heracleus Parin & Abramov, 1986
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus lenimen (Whitley, 1935)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus machaera Okamoto, 2012
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus macrops (Brauer, 1906)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus marimonticolus Parin & Abramov, 1986
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus marisrubri Krupp, Zajonz & Khalaf, 2009
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus mayeri Okamoto, 2011
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus merleni McCosker & Long, 1997
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus notacanthus Parin & Abramov, 1986
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus occidentalis Goode & Bean, 1896
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus oligolepis Mayer, 1974
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus pandionis (Goode & Bean, 1881)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus parini Abramov, 1987
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus pectinifer Mayer, 1974
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus robustus (Barnard, 1927)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus telescopus (Risso, 1810)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus waltersensis Parin & Abramov, 1986
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus atheroides (Gilbert, 1905) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus atherinoides (Gilbert, 1905)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus crassicaudatus de Buen, 1959 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus crassicaudus de Buen, 1959
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus macrophthalmus Rafinesque, 1810 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus telescopus (Risso, 1810)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus pandionus (Goode & Bean, 1881) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus pandionis (Goode & Bean, 1881)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus trewavasae Poll, 1954 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus constanciae (Giglioli, 1880)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFlorenciella Mead & De Falla, 1965
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFlorenciella lugubris Mead & De Falla, 1965
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicroichthys Rüppell, 1852
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicroichthys coccoi Rüppell, 1852
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicroichthys sanzoi Sparta, 1950
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRosenblattia
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRosenblattia robusta Mead & De Falla, 1965
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphyraenops
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphyraenops bairdianus Poey, 1861

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHynnodus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus Rafinesque, 1810
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHynnodus atherinoides Gilbert, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus atherinoides (Gilbert, 1905)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHynnodus megalops Smith & Radcliffe, 1912 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus atherinoides (Gilbert, 1905)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHynnodus robustus (Barnard, 1927) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus robustus (Barnard, 1927)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOxyodon accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus Rafinesque, 1810
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOxyodon macrops Brauer, 1906 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus macrops (Brauer, 1906)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParahynnodus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus Rafinesque, 1810
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParahynnodus robustus Barnard, 1927 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus robustus (Barnard, 1927)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatomichthys accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus Rafinesque, 1810
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomatomichthys constanciae Giglioli, 1880 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus constanciae (Giglioli, 1880)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScepterias accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus Rafinesque, 1810
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScepterias fragilis Jordan & Jordan, 1922 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus fragilis (Jordan & Jordan, 1922)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScepterias lenimen Whitley, 1935 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus lenimen (Whitley, 1935)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScombrosphyraena accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphyraenops
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScombrosphyraena oceanica Fourmanoir, 1970 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphyraenops bairdianus Poey, 1861
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXystramia accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus Rafinesque, 1810
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXystramia pandionis (Goode & Bean, 1881) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpigonus pandionis (Goode & Bean, 1881)
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 editorDescription Atlantic (incl. Mediterranean) and Pacific Oceans. Differ from apogonids in having usually 25 vertebrae, more than six infraorbitals, rostral cartilage greatly enlarged, and soft dorsal and anal fins covered with scales. Maximum length of 58 cm reached in the deepwater genus Epigonus. Formerly considered a subfamily of Apogonidae. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125535
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Epigonidae. 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=125535 on 2014-09-19
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