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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCreediidae 
AphiaID: 151410

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)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerciformes
Source  basis of record Eschmeyer, W.: Catalog of fishes; California Academy of Sciences, department Ichtyology., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]

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Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsandburrowers  [details]
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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApodocreedia de Beaufort, 1948
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApodocreedia vanderhorsti de Beaufort, 1948
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChalixodytes Schultz, 1943
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChalixodytes chameleontoculis Smith, 1957
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChalixodytes tauensis Schultz, 1943
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCreedia
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCreedia alleni Nelson, 1983
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCreedia bilineata Shimada & Yoshino, 1987
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCreedia haswelli (Ramsay, 1881)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCreedia partimsquamigera Nelson, 1983
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCreedia bilineatus Shimada & Yoshino, 1987 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCreedia bilineata Shimada & Yoshino, 1987
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrystallodytes
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrystallodytes cookei Fowler, 1923
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrystallodytes pauciradiatus Nelson & Randall, 1985
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimnichthys Waite, 1904
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimnichthys fasciatus Waite, 1904
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimnichthys nitidus Smith, 1958
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimnichthys orientalis Yoshino, Kon & Okabe, 1999
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimnichthys polyactis Nelson, 1978
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimnichthys rendahli Parrott, 1958
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimnichthys donaldsoni Schultz, 1960 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimnichthys nitidus Smith, 1958
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyopsaron Shibukawa, 2010
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyopsaron nelsoni Shibukawa, 2010
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSchizochirus
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSchizochirus insolens Waite, 1904
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTewara
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTewara cranwellae Griffin, 1933
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTewara cranwelli Griffin, 1933 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTewara cranwellae Griffin, 1933
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Distribution: Indo-West Pacific from South Africa to Hawaii. Lower jaw fringed with a row of cirri. A knob projecting backward at the articulation of lower jaw. Snout fleshy and jutting beyond lower jaw. Lateral line goes down to ventral surface gradually or abruptly. Scales in lateral line often with three-lobed posterior extensions, except the most anterior scales. A few species largely scaleless, except for lateral line scales. Dorsal fin with 12-43 unbranched soft rays. One spine in pelvic fin; soft rays 3-5. One species without fins. Pelvics very close to each other. Cornea folding in at junction of skin and cornea. Slightly bulging eyes. Opercular bone very much splintered. About 8 cm maximum length.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:151410
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2005-04-06 10:22:32Z  created  Claus, Simon
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Creediidae. 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=151410 on 2014-08-22
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