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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKyphosidae 
AphiaID: 125540

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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Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsea chubs  [details]
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taxa (40)

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 Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGirellinae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGirella Gray, 1835
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlyphodes Guichenot, 1863
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGraus
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCamarina accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGirella Gray, 1835
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDoidixodon accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDoidyxodon Valenciennes, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGirella Gray, 1835
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDoidyxodon Valenciennes, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGirella Gray, 1835
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDoydixodon Valenciennes, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGirella Gray, 1835
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGirellichthys accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGirella Gray, 1835
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGirellops accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGirella Gray, 1835
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelambaphes Günther, 1863 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGirella Gray, 1835
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTephraeops accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGirella Gray, 1835
Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKyphosinae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHermosilla
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKyphosus Lacepède, 1802
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSectator
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCantharus Cuvier, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpondyliosoma Cantor, 1849
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDorsuarius accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKyphosus Lacepède, 1802
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKyphosis accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKyphosus Lacepède, 1802
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPimelepterus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKyphosus Lacepède, 1802
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPimelopterus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKyphosus Lacepède, 1802
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSegutilum accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKyphosus Lacepède, 1802
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXyster accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKyphosus Lacepède, 1802
Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocanthinae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtypichthys
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocanthus
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeatypus
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilodon
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtypus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtypichthys
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVinculum accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTilodon
Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorScorpidinae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathystethus
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLabracoglossa Peters, 1866
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMedialuna
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeoscorpis Smith, 1931
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScorpis
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatystethus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathystethus

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKhyphosus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKyphosus Lacepède, 1802
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKiphosus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKyphosus Lacepède, 1802
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLabracoglossus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLabracoglossa Peters, 1866
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 Distribution: Atlantic, Indian and Pacific Ocean. Usually found near shore. Some primarily algal feeders; others primarily carnivorous. That this family is monophyletic has yet to be established.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125540
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Kyphosidae. 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=125540 on 2014-08-21
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