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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus Lacepède, 1801 
AphiaID: 126012

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophoridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus platypterus (Shaw, 1792)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophoridae
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHistiophorus Cuvier in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1832 (synonym)
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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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus albicans (Latreille, 1804)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus platypterus (Shaw, 1792)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus amarui Curtiss, 1944 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus platypterus (Shaw, 1792)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus americanus (Cuvier, 1832) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus albicans (Latreille, 1804)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus audax (Philippi, 1887) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKajikia audax (Philippi, 1887)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus brookei Fowler, 1933 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus platypterus (Shaw, 1792)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus dubius Bleeker, 1872 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus platypterus (Shaw, 1792)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus eriquius Jordan & Ball, 1926 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus platypterus (Shaw, 1792)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus gladifer Lacepède, 1801 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus platypterus (Shaw, 1792)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus gladius (Bloch, 1793) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus platypterus (Shaw, 1792)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus gladus (Bloch, 1793) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus platypterus (Shaw, 1792)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus greyi Jordan & Evermann, 1926 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus platypterus (Shaw, 1792)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus greyii Jordan & Evermann, 1926 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus platypterus (Shaw, 1792)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus immaculatus (Rüppell, 1830) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus platypterus (Shaw, 1792)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus japonicus Jordan & Thompson, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus platypterus (Shaw, 1792)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus ludibundus Whitley, 1933 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus platypterus (Shaw, 1792)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus maguirei Jordan & Evermann, 1926 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus albicans (Latreille, 1804)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus orientalis (Temminck & Schlegel, 1844) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus platypterus (Shaw, 1792)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus triactis Klunzinger, 1871 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus platypterus (Shaw, 1792)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus volador Jordan & Evermann, 1926 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus albicans (Latreille, 1804)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus wrighti Jordan & Evermann, 1926 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIstiophorus albicans (Latreille, 1804)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh
Distribution 
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Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo Catalog of Fishes 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126012
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2014-11-21 13:09:37Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Istiophorus Lacepède, 1801. 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=126012 on 2014-11-24
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