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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanocetus murrayi Günther, 1887 
AphiaID: 126557

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 editorLophiiformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanocetidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanocetus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanocetus murrayi (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanocetus Günther, 1864
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanocetus tumidus Parr, 1927
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanocetus vorax Brauer, 1902
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhynchoceratias acanthirostris Parr, 1927
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhynchoceratias latirhinus Parr, 1927
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhynchoceratias longipinnis Parr, 1930
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhynchoceratis latirhinus Parr, 1927
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXenoceratias acanthirostris (Parr, 1927)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXenoceratias latirhinus (Parr, 1927)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXenoceratias longipinnis (Parr, 1930)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXenoceratias regani Koefoed, 1944
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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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo AnimalsAndEarth (David Shale) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (4 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (18 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (11 nucleotides; 34 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution tropical to temperate parts of all oceans, as far north as off Grand Bank [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat nektonic [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126557
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Melanocetus murrayi Günther, 1887. 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=126557 on 2014-12-19
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