WoRMS taxon details

Ophichthus Ahl, 1789

125647  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125647)

accepted
Genus
Species Ophichthus alleni McCosker, 2010
Species Ophichthus altipennis (Kaup, 1856)
Species Ophichthus aniptocheilos McCosker, 2010
Species Ophichthus apachus McCosker & Rosenblatt, 1998
Species Ophichthus aphotistos McCosker & Chen, 2000
Species Ophichthus apicalis (Anonymous [Bennett], 1830)
Species Ophichthus arneutes McCosker & Rosenblatt, 1998
Species Ophichthus asakusae Jordan & Snyder, 1901
Species Ophichthus bonaparti (Kaup, 1856)
Species Ophichthus brachynotopterus Karrer, 1983
Species Ophichthus brasiliensis (Kaup, 1856)
Species Ophichthus brevicaudatus Chu, Wu & Jin, 1981
Species Ophichthus brevirostris McCosker & Ross, 2007
Species Ophichthus celebicus (Bleeker, 1856)
Species Ophichthus cephalozona Bleeker, 1864
Species Ophichthus congroides McCosker, 2010
Species Ophichthus cruentifer (Goode & Bean, 1896)
Species Ophichthus cylindroideus (Ranzani, 1839)
Species Ophichthus echeloides (D'Ancona, 1928)
Species Ophichthus erabo (Jordan & Snyder, 1901)
Species Ophichthus exourus McCosker, 1999
Species Ophichthus fasciatus (Chu, Wu & Jin, 1981)
Species Ophichthus frontalis Garman, 1899
Species Ophichthus genie McCosker, 1999
Species Ophichthus gomesii (Castelnau, 1855)
Species Ophichthus grandoculis (Cantor, 1849)
Species Ophichthus hirritus McCosker, 2010
Species Ophichthus humanni McCosker, 2010
Species Ophichthus hyposagmatus McCosker & Böhlke, 1984
Species Ophichthus ishiyamorum McCosker, 2010
Species Ophichthus kunaloa McCosker, 1979
Species Ophichthus lentiginosus McCosker, 2010
Species Ophichthus leonensis Blache, 1975
Species Ophichthus limkouensis Chen, 1929
Species Ophichthus lithinus (Jordan & Richardson, 1908)
Species Ophichthus longipenis McCosker & Rosenblatt, 1998
Species Ophichthus machidai McCosker, Ide & Endo, 2012
Species Ophichthus macrochir (Bleeker, 1853)
Species Ophichthus macrops Günther, 1910
Species Ophichthus maculatus (Rafinesque, 1810)
Species Ophichthus madagascariensis Fourmanoir, 1961
Species Ophichthus manilensis Herre, 1923
Species Ophichthus marginatus (Peters, 1855)
Species Ophichthus mecopterus McCosker & Rosenblatt, 1998
Species Ophichthus megalops Asano, 1987
Species Ophichthus melanoporus Kanazawa, 1963
Species Ophichthus melope McCosker & Rosenblatt, 1998
Species Ophichthus menezesi McCosker & Böhlke, 1984
Species Ophichthus microcephalus (Day, 1878)
Species Ophichthus microstictus McCosker, 2010
Species Ophichthus mystacinus McCosker, 1999
Species Ophichthus obtusus McCosker, Ide & Endo, 2012
Species Ophichthus omorgmus McCosker & Böhlke, 1984
Species Ophichthus ophis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Ophichthus parilis (Richardson, 1848)
Species Ophichthus polyophthalmus Bleeker, 1864
Species Ophichthus pullus McCosker, 2005
Species Ophichthus puncticeps (Kaup, 1859)
Species Ophichthus regius (Richardson, 1848)
Species Ophichthus remiger (Valenciennes, 1837)
Species Ophichthus retrodorsalis Liu, Tang & Zhang, 2010
Species Ophichthus rex Böhlke & Caruso, 1980
Species Ophichthus roseus Tanaka, 1917
Species Ophichthus rotundus Lee & Asano, 1997
Species Ophichthus rufus (Rafinesque, 1810)
Species Ophichthus rugifer Jordan & Bollman, 1890
Species Ophichthus rutidoderma (Bleeker, 1852)
Species Ophichthus serpentinus Seale, 1917
Species Ophichthus singapurensis Bleeker, 1864-65
Species Ophichthus spinicauda (Norman, 1922)
Species Ophichthus stenopterus Cope, 1871
Species Ophichthus tchangi Tang & Zhang, 2002
Species Ophichthus tetratrema McCosker & Rosenblatt, 1998
Species Ophichthus tomioi McCosker, 2010
Species Ophichthus triserialis (Kaup, 1856)
Species Ophichthus tsuchidae Jordan & Snyder, 1901
Species Ophichthus unicolor Regan, 1908
Species Ophichthus urolophus (Temminck & Schlegel, 1846)
Species Ophichthus woosuitingi Chen, 1929
Species Ophichthus zophochir Jordan & Gilbert, 1882

Species Ophichthus altipinnis (Kaup, 1856) accepted as Ophichthus altipennis (Kaup, 1856) (misspelling)
Species Ophichthus ater (Peters, 1866) accepted as Ophichthus remiger (Valenciennes, 1837)
Species Ophichthus bangko (Bleeker, 1852) accepted as Ophichthus apicalis (Anonymous [Bennett], 1830)
Species Ophichthus bennettai McCosker, 1986 accepted as Ophichthus serpentinus Seale, 1917
Species Ophichthus callaensis Günther, 1873 accepted as Ophichthus remiger (Valenciennes, 1837)
Species Ophichthus chamensis Meek & Hildebrand, 1923 accepted as Ophichthus zophochir Jordan & Gilbert, 1882
Species Ophichthus chilkensis Chaudhuri, 1916 accepted as Pisodonophis cancrivorus (Richardson, 1848)
Species Ophichthus cyclorhinus Fraser-Brunner, 1934 accepted as Leiuranus versicolor (Richardson, 1848)
Species Ophichthus cylindroides (Ranzani, 1839) accepted as Ophichthus cylindroideus (Ranzani, 1839) (misspelling)
Species Ophichthus derbyensis Whitley, 1941 accepted as Ophichthus rutidoderma (Bleeker, 1852) (synonym)
Species Ophichthus dicellurus (Richardson, 1845) accepted as Ophichthus remiger (Valenciennes, 1837)
Species Ophichthus episcopus Castelnau, 1878 accepted as Ophichthus bonaparti (Kaup, 1856)
Species Ophichthus evermanni Jordan & Richardson, 1909 accepted as Ophichthus lithinus (Jordan & Richardson, 1908)
Species Ophichthus evionthas Jordan & Bollman, 1890 accepted as Quassiremus evionthas (Jordan & Bollman, 1890) (misspelling)
Species Ophichthus fowleri (Jordan & Evermann, 1903) accepted as Ophichthus erabo (Jordan & Snyder, 1901)
Species Ophichthus garretti Günther, 1910 accepted as Ophichthus bonaparti (Kaup, 1856)
Species Ophichthus gomesi (Castelnau, 1855) accepted as Ophichthus gomesii (Castelnau, 1855) (misspelling)
Species Ophichthus karreri Blache, 1975 accepted as Ophichthus serpentinus Seale, 1917
Species Ophichthus melanochir (Bleeker, 1864) accepted as Ophichthus altipennis (Kaup, 1856)
Species Ophichthus miyamotonis Tanaka, 1913 accepted as Myrichthys maculosus (Cuvier, 1816)
Species Ophichthus multiserialis Norman, 1939 accepted as Xyrias multiserialis (Norman, 1939)
Species Ophichthus ocellatus (Lesueur, 1825) accepted as Myrichthys ocellatus (Lesueur, 1825)
Species Ophichthus ornatissimus (Kaup, 1856) accepted as Ophichthus regius (Richardson, 1848)
Species Ophichthus pacifici Günther, 1870 accepted as Ophichthus remiger (Valenciennes, 1837)
Species Ophichthus parilus (Richardson, 1848) accepted as Ophichthus parilis (Richardson, 1848) (misspelling)
Species Ophichthus ramiger (Valenciennes, 1847) accepted as Ophichthus remiger (Valenciennes, 1837) (misspelling)
Species Ophichthus remicaudus (Kaup, 1856) accepted as Ophichthus rufus (Rafinesque, 1810)
Species Ophichthus retifer Fowler, 1935 accepted as Ophichthus erabo (Jordan & Snyder, 1901)
Species Ophichthus rutidodermatoides (Bleeker, 1852) accepted as Ophichthus rutidoderma (Bleeker, 1852)
Species Ophichthus stypurus Smith & Swain, 1882 accepted as Myrichthys magnificus (Abbott, 1860) (synonym)
Species Ophichthus timorensis Günther, 1870 accepted as Yirrkala timorensis (Günther, 1870)
Species Ophichthus zonatus Howell Rivero, 1932 accepted as Ophichthus spinicauda (Norman, 1922)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Ophichthus Ahl, 1789. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125647 on 2018-11-19
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2006-09-26 06:56:50Z
changed
Martinez, Olga
2013-01-04 15:09:25Z
changed
2014-11-21 13:09:37Z
changed

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taxonomy source Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R.; van der Laan, R. (eds). (2017). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   

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, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>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,</i> 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
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