WoRMS taxon details

Ephippidae Bleeker, 1859

151426  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:151426)

accepted
Family
Genus Chaetodipterus Lacepède, 1802
Genus Ephippus Cuvier, 1816
Genus Parapsettus Steindachner, 1876
Genus Platax Cuvier, 1816
  » Species Platax batavianus Cuvier, 1831
  » Species Platax boersii Bleeker, 1853
  » Species Platax orbicularis (Forsskål, 1775)
  » Species Platax pinnatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Platax teira (Forsskål, 1775)
  » Species Platax blochii Cuvier, 1831 accepted as Platax orbicularis (Forsskål, 1775)
  » Species Platax boersi (Bleeker, 1853) accepted as Platax boersii Bleeker, 1853 (misspelling)
  » Species Platax ehrenbergii Cuvier, 1831 accepted as Platax orbicularis (Forsskål, 1775)
  » Species Platax guttulatuas Cuvier, 1831 accepted as Platax orbicularis (Forsskål, 1775)
  » Species Platax guttulatus Cuvier, 1831 accepted as Platax orbicularis (Forsskål, 1775)
  » Species Platax novemaculeatus McCulloch, 1916 accepted as Zabidius novemaculeatus (McCulloch, 1916)
  » Species Platax obricularis (Forsskål, 1775) accepted as Platax orbicularis (Forsskål, 1775) (misspelling)
  » Species Platax ocellatus Cuvier, 1831 accepted as Parachaetodon ocellatus (Cuvier, 1831)
  » Species Platax orbicularia (Forsskål, 1775) accepted as Platax orbicularis (Forsskål, 1775) (misspelling)
  » Species Platax orbicularius (Forsskål, 1775) accepted as Platax orbicularis (Forsskål, 1775) (misspelling)
  » Species Platax scalaris Cuvier, 1831 accepted as Pterophyllum scalare (Schultze, 1823) (synonym)
  » Species Platax teria Forsskål, 1775 accepted as Platax teira (Forsskål, 1775) (misspelling)
  » Species Platax terra (Forsskål, 1775) accepted as Platax teira (Forsskål, 1775) (misspelling)
  » Species Platax tiera (Forsskål, 1775) accepted as Platax teira (Forsskål, 1775) (misspelling)
  » Species Platax vespertilio (Bloch, 1787) accepted as Platax orbicularis (Forsskål, 1775)
Genus Proteracanthus Günther, 1859
Genus Rhinoprenes Munro, 1964
Genus Tripterodon Playfair, 1867
Genus Zabidius Whitley, 1930

Genus Ephippeus accepted as Ephippus Cuvier, 1816 (misspelling)
  » Species Ephippeus orbis (Bloch, 1787) accepted as Ephippus orbis (Bloch, 1787) (misspelling)
Genus Zabidus accepted as Zabidius Whitley, 1930 (misspelling)
marine, brackish
Description Atlantic, Indian, and Pacific; Anal fin with 3 spines. Compressed laterally and deep-bodied. Mouth small; vomer or palatines...  
Description Atlantic, Indian, and Pacific; Anal fin with 3 spines. Compressed laterally and deep-bodied. Mouth small; vomer or palatines toothless; comblike series of large blunt gill rakers on first epibranchial.  [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Ephippidae Bleeker, 1859. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=151426 on 2018-04-24
Date
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2005-04-06 10:22:32Z
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2015-04-17 08:48:21Z
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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
Description Atlantic, Indian, and Pacific; Anal fin with 3 spines. Compressed laterally and deep-bodied. Mouth small; vomer or palatines toothless; comblike series of large blunt gill rakers on first epibranchial.  [details]
 



LanguageName 
English spadefishes, batfishes and scats  [details]
Japanese マンジュウダイ  [details]