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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemipteridae Regan, 1913 
AphiaID: 151459

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 editorPercoidei (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemipteridae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPercoidei
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 editorwhiptail breamsUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorthreadfin breams  [details]
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taxa (15)

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuthyopteroma Fowler, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemipterus Swainson, 1839
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterodon Bleeker, 1845 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentapodus Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterognathodon Bleeker, 1848 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentapodus Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptoscolopsis Tanaka, 1915 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentapodus Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLycogenis Cuvier, 1830 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolopsis Cuvier, 1814
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaenoides Richardson, 1843 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentapodus Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemipterus Swainson, 1839
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParascolopsis Boulenger, 1901
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentapodus Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScaevius Whitley, 1947
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScalopsis accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolopsis Cuvier, 1814
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSciaevius accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScaevius Whitley, 1947
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolopsides Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolopsis Cuvier, 1814
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolopsis Cuvier, 1814
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynagris G√ľnther, 1859 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemipterus Swainson, 1839
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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From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Distribution: Tropical and sub-tropical Indo-West Pacific. Dorsal fin with 10 spines; soft rays 9. Three spines in anal fin; soft rays 7 (Nemipterus virgatus with 8). A filament off upper lobe of caudal fin in some species. Well developed subocular shelf and accessory pelvic keel. Intercalar present. Carnivorous fishes that feed mainly on other small fishes, cephalopods, crustaceans and polychaetes. Protogynous hermaphroditism is reported for some species of Scolopsis. Threadfin breams are an important component of commercial and artisanal fisheries. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:151459
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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). Nemipteridae Regan, 1913. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2015) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=151459 on 2015-04-27
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