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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNemipteridae 
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) > 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]

Vernacular
Names
 
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 (17)

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheimarius accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheimerius Smith, 1938
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuthyopteroma accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemipterus Swainson, 1839
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGenyorage accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGenyoroge Cantor, 1849 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutjanus Bloch, 1790
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterodon accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentapodus
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterognathodon accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentapodus
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptoscolopsis accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentapodus
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLycogenis accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScolopsis Cuvier, 1814
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaenoides accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentapodus
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
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 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  
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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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2005-04-06 10:22:32Z  created  Claus, Simon
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Nemipteridae. 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=151459 on 2014-09-19
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