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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPentacerotidae 
AphiaID: 151472

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]

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English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorarmorheads  [details]
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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEvistias
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEvistias acutirostris (Temminck & Schlegel, 1844)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEvistias acuirostris (Temminck & Schlegel, 1844) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEvistias acutirostris (Temminck & Schlegel, 1844)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHistiopterus Temminck & Schlegel, 1844
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHistiopterus typus Temminck & Schlegel, 1844
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHistiopterus acutirostris Temminck & Schlegel, 1844 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEvistias acutirostris (Temminck & Schlegel, 1844)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHistiopterus elevatus Ramsay & Ogilby, 1888 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZanclistius elevatus (Ramsay & Ogilby, 1888)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHistiopterus labiosus Günther, 1872 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParistiopterus labiosus (Günther, 1872)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHistiopterus recurvirostris Richardson, 1845 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceropsis recurvirostris (Richardson, 1845)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHistiopterus spinifer Gilchrist, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHistiopterus typus Temminck & Schlegel, 1844
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHistiopterus tyfus Temminck & Schlegel, 1844 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHistiopterus typus Temminck & Schlegel, 1844
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHistiopterus types Temminck & Schlegel, 1844 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHistiopterus typus Temminck & Schlegel, 1844
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParazanclistius
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParazanclistius hutchinsi Hardy, 1983
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParistiopterus
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParistiopterus gallipavo Whitley, 1944
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParistiopterus labiosus (Günther, 1872)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceropsis
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceropsis recurvirostris (Richardson, 1845)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceros Cuvier, 1829
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceros capensis Cuvier, 1829
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceros decacanthus Günther, 1859
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceros japonicus Steindachner, 1883
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceros quinquespinis Parin & Kotlyar, 1988
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceros pectoralis (Hardy, 1983) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudopentaceros wheeleri Hardy, 1983
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceros richardsoni Smith, 1844 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudopentaceros richardsoni (Smith, 1844)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceros wheeleri (Hardy, 1983) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudopentaceros wheeleri Hardy, 1983
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZanclistius
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZanclistius elevatus (Ramsay & Ogilby, 1888)

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEvistius accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLatridopsis
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEvistius acutirostris (Temminck & Schlegel, 1844) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEvistias acutirostris (Temminck & Schlegel, 1844)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudopentaceros Bleeker, 1876 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceros Cuvier, 1829
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudopentaceros richardsoni (Smith, 1844)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudopentaceros wheeleri Hardy, 1983
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudopentaceros pectoralis Hardy, 1983 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudopentaceros wheeleri Hardy, 1983
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorQuinquarius accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceros Cuvier, 1829
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorQuinquarius capensis (Cuvier, 1829) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceros capensis Cuvier, 1829
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorQuinquarius hendecacanthus McCulloch, 1915 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceros decacanthus Günther, 1859
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUndecimus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceros Gray, 1840
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUndecimus hendecacanthus (McCulloch, 1915) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceros decacanthus Günther, 1859
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: Indo-Pacific and southwestern Atlantic. Body moderately deep (Pentaceropsis) to very deep (Pentaceros); strongly compressed. Head bones exposed, rough and striated. Supramaxilla lacking. Dorsal fin having 4-14 strong spines; 9-29 soft rays. With 2-5 strong spines in anal fin; soft rays 7-13. Large pelvic fins. One long and strong spine in pelvic fin; soft rays 5. Scales small. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:151472
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2005-04-06 10:22:32Z  created  Claus, Simon
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Pentacerotidae. 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=151472 on 2014-04-21
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