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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanostomiinae Parr, 1927 
AphiaID: 154229

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 editorStomiiformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStomiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanostomiinae (Subfamily)
Status accepted
Rank Subfamily
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStomiidae Bleeker, 1859
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanostomiidae
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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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorscaleless black dragonfishes [from synonym]  [details]
Direct child
taxa (37)

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathophilus Giglioli, 1882
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChirostomias Regan & Trewavas, 1930
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplostomias Kotthaus, 1967
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchiostoma Lowe, 1843
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEustomias Vaillant, 1888
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFlagellostomias Parr, 1927
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrammatostomias Goode & Bean, 1896
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptostomias Gilbert, 1905
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanostomias Brauer, 1902
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontostomias Norman, 1930
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOpostomias Günther, 1887
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPachystomias Günther, 1887
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParabathophilus Matallanas, 1984
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhotonectes Günther, 1887
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTactostoma Bolin, 1939
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThysanactis Regan & Trewavas, 1930
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrigonolampa Regan & Trewavas, 1930
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDactylostomias Garman, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathophilus Giglioli, 1882
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchiostomias accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchiostoma Lowe, 1843
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomias Pappenheim, 1912 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathophilus Giglioli, 1882
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaplostomias Regan & Trewavas, 1930 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanostomias Brauer, 1902
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHyperchoristus Gill, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchiostoma Lowe, 1843
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLamprotoxus Holt & Bryne, 1913 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrammatostomias Goode & Bean, 1896
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLucifer Döderlein, 1882 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhotonectes Günther, 1887
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNasistomias Koefoed, 1956 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathophilus Giglioli, 1882
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNematostomias Zugmayer, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptostomias Gilbert, 1905
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeostomias Gilchrist, 1906 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEustomias Vaillant, 1888
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeotomias accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeostomias Gilchrist, 1906 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEustomias Vaillant, 1888
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotopodichthys Regan & Trewavas, 1930 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathophilus Giglioli, 1882
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPachistomias accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPachystomias Günther, 1887
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParastomias Roule & Angel, 1931 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEustomias Vaillant, 1888
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPareustomias Bailly, 1930 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEustomias Vaillant, 1888
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhotonectoides Koefoed, 1956 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhotonectes Günther, 1887
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhotonectops Chapman, 1939 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTactostoma Bolin, 1939
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTectosoma accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTactostoma Bolin, 1939
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrichostomias Zugmayer, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathophilus Giglioli, 1882
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrigonolampha accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrigonolampa Regan & Trewavas, 1930
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:154229
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-04-18 08:19:08Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2015-04-17 08:54:03Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2015). Melanostomiinae. 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=154229 on 2015-07-28
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