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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreosomatidae 
AphiaID: 125616

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 editorZeiformes (Order)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZeiformes
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 editororeos  [details]
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 Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOreosomatinae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAllocyttus McCulloch, 1914
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeocyttus Gilchrist, 1908
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreosoma Cuvier, 1829
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrassispinus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeocyttus Gilchrist, 1908
Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPseudocyttinae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudocyttus
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyttosoma accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreosoma Cuvier, 1829
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXenocyttus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudocyttus
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 editorDistribution Distribution: Antarctic, Atlantic, Indian, and Pacific (reported primarily off South Africa and southern Australia). Very deep-bodied and compressed. Mouth superior; protractile. Small cycloid or ctenoid scales. Body of young bear conical scutes in some parts. A single spine on pelvic fin; soft rays 5-7. Spines in dorsal fin 5-8; soft rays 29-35. Anal fin spines 2-4; soft rays 28-33.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125616
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Oreosomatidae. 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=125616 on 2014-09-16
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