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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPercophidae Swainson, 1839 
AphiaID: 151412

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopteri (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerciformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachinoidei (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPercophidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachinoidei
Sources  basis of record Eschmeyer, W. N. (ed). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References., 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 editorduckbills  [details]
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taxa (20)

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 Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBembropinae Regan, 1913
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBembrops Steindachner, 1876
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChrionema Gilbert, 1905
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathypercis Alcock, 1894 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBembrops Steindachner, 1876
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChriomystax Ginsburg, 1955 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChrionema Gilbert, 1905
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHypsicometes Goode, 1880 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBembrops Steindachner, 1876
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemerocoetinae Kaup, 1873
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthaphritis Günther, 1880
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDactylopsaron Parin, 1990
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnigmapercis Whitley, 1936
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemerocoetes Valenciennes, 1837
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMatsubaraea Taki, 1953
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOsopsaron Jordan & Starks, 1904
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteropsaron Jordan & Snyder, 1902
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSquamicreedia Rendahl, 1921
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBranchiopsaron McKay, 1971 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthaphritis Günther, 1880
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRoxasella Fowler, 1943 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMatsubaraea Taki, 1953
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpinapsaron Okamura & Kishida, 1963 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthaphritis Günther, 1880
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPercophinae Swainson, 1839
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPercophis Quoy & Gaimard, 1825
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 editorDescription Distribution: Atlantic and Indo-West Pacific. Head depressed. Usually big-eyed. Interorbital width small. Spinous dorsal present or absent; separate from soft dorsal if present. Anal fin may have 1 spine. One spine in pelvic fin; soft rays 5. Pelvic fins widely separate.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:151412
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Date   action   by
2005-04-06 10:22:32Z  created  Claus, Simon
2015-04-17 08:48:21Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2015). Percophidae Swainson, 1839. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2015) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=151412 on 2015-08-29
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