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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonacanthidae 
AphiaID: 125610

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 editorTetraodontiformes (Order)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetraodontiformes
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 
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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthaluteres Bleeker, 1865
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcreichthys Fraser-Brunner, 1941
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAluterus Cloquet, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmanses Gray, 1835
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnacanthus
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrachaluteres
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCantherhines Swainson, 1839
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCantheschenia
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChaetodermis Swainson, 1839
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColurodontis
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnigmacanthus
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEubalichthys
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLalmohania
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaputa Whitley, 1930
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeuschenia Whitley, 1929
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonacanthus Oken, 1817
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNavodon Whitley, 1930
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNelusetta
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOxymonacanthus Bleeker, 1865
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParaluteres Bleeker, 1865
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParamonacanthus Bleeker, 1865
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPervagor Whitley, 1930
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudalutarius Bleeker, 1865
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudomonacanthus Bleeker, 1865
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRudarius
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScobinichthys
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStephanolepis
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThamnaconus Smith, 1949

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcreichtyes accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcreichthys Fraser-Brunner, 1941
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAleuteres accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlutera Oken (ex Cuvier), 1817 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAluterus Cloquet, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAleuterius accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAluterus Cloquet, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAleuteus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAluterus Cloquet, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAluetera accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAluterus Cloquet, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlutarius accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAluterus Cloquet, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlutera Oken (ex Cuvier), 1817 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAluterus Cloquet, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAluteres accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAluterus Cloquet, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmnases accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmanses Gray, 1835
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnamses accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmanses Gray, 1835
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArotrolepis Fraser-Brunner, 1941 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParamonacanthus Bleeker, 1865
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBigener accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthaluteres Bleeker, 1865
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBlandowskius accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEubalichthys
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCantharines accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCantherhines Swainson, 1839
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanthenrines accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCantherhines Swainson, 1839
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCantherines accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCantherhines Swainson, 1839
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCantherinus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCantherhines Swainson, 1839
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChaetoderma accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChaetodermis Swainson, 1839
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHanomanctus Smith, 1949 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCantherhines Swainson, 1839
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonocanthus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonacanthus Oken, 1817
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOsbeckia Jordan & Evermann, 1896 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAluterus Cloquet, 1816
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOxymonocanthus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOxymonacanthus Bleeker, 1865
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParika accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeuschenia Whitley, 1929
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParvagor accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPervagor Whitley, 1930
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPenicipelta Whitley, 1947 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthaluteres Bleeker, 1865
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudalulerius accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudalutarius Bleeker, 1865
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudalutarias accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudalutarius Bleeker, 1865
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudaluteres accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudalutarius Bleeker, 1865
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsilocephalus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnacanthus
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWeerutta accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEubalichthys
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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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Atlantic, Indian and Pacific Oceans. Usually two dorsal spines; the second is usually much smaller and it may be absent. Upper jaw usually with three teeth in outer and two in the inner series on each premaxillary, developed for nibbling; 19-31 vertebrae. Alutera scripta reaches 1 m maximum length. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125610
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Monacanthidae. 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=125610 on 2014-04-20
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