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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorApteronotidae 
AphiaID: 154627

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) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGymnotiformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorApteronotidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGymnotiformes
Source  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]

Vernacular
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Language   Name 
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorghost knifefishes  [details]
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taxa (15)

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAdontosternarchus Ellis, 1912
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApteronotus Lacep├Ęde, 1800
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCompsaraia Albert, 2001
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMagosternarchus Lundberg, Cox Fernandes & Albert, 1996
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegadontognathus Mago-Leccia, 1994
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrthosternarchus Ellis, 1913
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParapteronotus Albert, 2001
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPariosternarchus Albert & Crampton, 2006
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatyurosternarchus Mago-Leccia, 1994
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorotergus Ellis, 1912
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSternarchella Eigenmann, 1905
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSternarchogiton Eigenmann, 1905
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSternarchorhamphus Eigenmann, 1905
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSternarchorhynchus Castelnau, 1855
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTembeassu Triques, 1998
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:154627
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2005-04-19 07:59:47Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Apteronotidae. 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=154627 on 2014-12-18
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