WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrodesmidae Regan, 1912

151423  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:151423)

accepted
Family
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrodesminae Regan, 1912
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCerdale Jordan & Gilbert, 1882
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClarkichthys Smith, 1958
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGunnellichthys Bleeker, 1858
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrodesmus Günther, 1864
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrodesmus aethiopicus (Chabanaud, 1927)
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrodesmus affinis Meek & Hildebrand, 1928
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrodesmus africanus Dawson, 1979
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrodesmus bahianus Dawson, 1973
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrodesmus carri Gilbert, 1966
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrodesmus dipus Günther, 1864
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrodesmus dorsipunctatus Dawson, 1968
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrodesmus hildebrandi Reid, 1936
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrodesmus intermedius Meek & Hildebrand, 1928
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrodesmus knappi Dawson, 1972
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrodesmus lanceolatus Dawson, 1962
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrodesmus longipinnis (Weymouth, 1910)
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrodesmus luscus Dawson, 1977
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrodesmus multiradiatus Meek & Hildebrand, 1928
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrodesmus retropinnis Jordan & Gilbert, 1882
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrodesmus suttkusi Gilbert, 1966
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrodesmus floridana (Longley, 1934) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCerdale floridana Longley, 1934
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrodesmus woodsi Kanazawa, 1952 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrodesmus longipinnis (Weymouth, 1910)
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParagunnellichthys Dawson, 1967
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClarkichthyes accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClarkichthys Smith, 1958 (misspelling)
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGunnelichthys accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGunnellichthys Bleeker, 1858 (misspelling)
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGunnelichtys accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGunnellichthys Bleeker, 1858 (misspelling)
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGunnelichtys curiosus Dawson, 1968 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGunnellichthys curiosus Dawson, 1968 (misspelling)
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptocerdale Weymouth, 1910 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrodesmus Günther, 1864
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParagobioides Kendall & Goldsborough, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGunnellichthys Bleeker, 1858
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotrinae Bleeker, 1875
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAioliops Rennis & Hoese, 1987
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNavigobius Hoese & Motomura, 2009
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemateleotris Fowler, 1938
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOxymetopon Bleeker, 1860
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParioglossus Regan, 1912
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParioglossus aporos Rennis & Hoese, 1985
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParioglossus caeruleolineatus Suzuki, Yonezawa & Sakaue, 2010
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParioglossus dotui Tomiyama, 1958
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParioglossus formosus (Smith, 1931)
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParioglossus galzini Williams & Lecchini, 2004
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParioglossus interruptus Suzuki & Senou, 1994
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParioglossus lineatus Rennis & Hoese, 1985
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParioglossus marginalis Rennis & Hoese, 1985
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParioglossus multiradiatus Keith, Bosc & Valade, 2004
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParioglossus neocaledonicus Dingerkus & Séret, 1992
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParioglossus nudus Rennis & Hoese, 1985
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParioglossus palustris (Herre, 1945)
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParioglossus philippinus (Herre, 1945)
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParioglossus rainfordi McCulloch, 1921
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParioglossus raoi (Herre, 1939)
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParioglossus senoui Suzuki, Yonezawa & Sakaue, 2010
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParioglossus sinensis Zhong, 1994
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParioglossus taeniatus Regan, 1912
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParioglossus triquetrus Rennis & Hoese, 1985
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParioglossus verticalis Rennis & Hoese, 1985
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParioglossus winterbottomi Suzuki, Yonezawa & Sakaue, 2010
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParioglossus borneensis Koumans, 1953 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParioglossus palustris (Herre, 1945)
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris Gill, 1863
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris arabica Randall & Hoese, 1985
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris brachyptera Randall & Suzuki, 2008
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris caeruleomarginata Allen, Erdmann & Cahyani, 2012
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris calliura (Jordan & Gilbert, 1882)
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris carinata Bussing, 2001
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris crossogenion Randall & Suzuki, 2008
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris evides (Jordan & Hubbs, 1925)
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris grammica Randall & Lubbock, 1982
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris hanae (Jordan & Snyder, 1901)
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris helenae (Randall, 1968)
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris heteroptera (Bleeker, 1855)
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris kallista Randall & Suzuki, 2008
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris lineopinnis (Fowler, 1935)
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris melanopogon Randall & Hoese, 1985
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris microlepis (Bleeker, 1856)
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris monoptera Randall & Hoese, 1985
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris randalli Gasparini, Rocha & Floeter, 2001
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris rubristigma Allen, Erdmann & Cahyani, 2012
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris uroditaenia Randall & Hoese, 1985
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris zebra (Fowler, 1938)
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris andamensis Herre, 1939 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris microlepis (Bleeker, 1856)
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris calliurus (Jordan & Gilbert, 1882) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris calliura (Jordan & Gilbert, 1882)
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris dispersus Herre, 1927 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris evides (Jordan & Hubbs, 1925)
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris evidens (Jordan & Hubbs, 1925) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris evides (Jordan & Hubbs, 1925) (misspelling)
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris grammatica accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris grammica Randall & Lubbock, 1982
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris hannae (Jordan & Snyder, 1901) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris hanae (Jordan & Snyder, 1901) (misspelling)
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris heteropterus (Bleeker, 1855) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris heteroptera (Bleeker, 1855) (misspelling)
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris letholepis Clark, 1938 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris microlepis (Bleeker, 1856) (synonym)
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris playfairi Whitley, 1933 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris microlepis (Bleeker, 1856)
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris stigmaturus Smith, 1845 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParioglossus philippinus (Herre, 1945)
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris tricolor Smith, 1957 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris evides (Jordan & Hubbs, 1925)
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterocerdale Hoese & Motomura, 2009
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAndameleotris Herre, 1939 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParioglossus Regan, 1912
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEncaeura Jordan & Hubbs, 1925 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris Gill, 1863
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGracileotris Herre, 1953 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris Gill, 1863
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHerrea Smith, 1931 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParioglossus Regan, 1912
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHerreolus Smith, 1931 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParioglossus Regan, 1912
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHerrolus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHerreolus Smith, 1931 (misspelling)
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHerrolus formosus (Smith, 1931) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParioglossus formosus (Smith, 1931) (misspelling)
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIoglossus Bean, 1882 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris Gill, 1863
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLoglossaus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIoglossus Bean, 1882 (misspelling)
    » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLoglossaus helenae Randall, 1968 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris helenae (Randall, 1968) (misspelling)
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOxymetropon accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOxymetopon Bleeker, 1860 (misspelling)
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParioglassus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParioglossus Regan, 1912 (misspelling)
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerioglossus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParioglossus Regan, 1912 (misspelling)
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterelossus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris Gill, 1863 (lapsus calami)
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteroeleotris accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris Gill, 1863 (misspelling)
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVireosa Jordan & Snyder, 1901 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris Gill, 1863

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaccoeleotris Fowler, 1935 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris Gill, 1863 (synonym)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPogonoculius Fowler, 1938 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtereleotris Gill, 1863 (synonym)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Distribution: tropical seas. Body elongated to...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Distribution: tropical seas. Body elongated to anguilliform. Tip of tongue not lobed. Scales cycloid, small, and embedded in body. Lower jaw jutted and heavy. Dorsal fin long, the spinous and soft dorsal confluent. Dorsal spines 10-28, flexible; soft rays 28-66. Soft rays in anal fin 23-61. Pelvic fins small, originating below pectoral fin base. A single spine in pelvic fin; soft rays 2-4. With 10-16 rays in pectoral fin. Caudal fin separate or confluent with dorsal and anal fins. To 30 cm maximum length. Inhabits shallow waters: coral reefs to muddy estuaries and tidepools; often burrowing in sand and mud.  [details]
Bailly, N. (2015). Microdesmidae Regan, 1912. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2017). FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=151423 on 2017-12-13

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taxonomy source Van Der Laan, R.; Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R. (2014). Family-group names of Recent fishes. Zootaxa. 3882(1): 1-230., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3882.1.1 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record 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]   
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Distribution: tropical seas. Body elongated to anguilliform. Tip of tongue not lobed. Scales cycloid, small, and embedded in body. Lower jaw jutted and heavy. Dorsal fin long, the spinous and soft dorsal confluent. Dorsal spines 10-28, flexible; soft rays 28-66. Soft rays in anal fin 23-61. Pelvic fins small, originating below pectoral fin base. A single spine in pelvic fin; soft rays 2-4. With 10-16 rays in pectoral fin. Caudal fin separate or confluent with dorsal and anal fins. To 30 cm maximum length. Inhabits shallow waters: coral reefs to muddy estuaries and tidepools; often burrowing in sand and mud.  [details]
 



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English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorwormfishes  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorオオメワラスボ  [details]