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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalieutichthys aculeatus (Mitchill, 1818) 
AphiaID: 159190

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 editorLophiiformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOgcocephalidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalieutichthys (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalieutichthys Poey, 1863
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalieutella lappa Goode & Bean, 1884
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalieutichthys reticulatus Poey, 1863
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalieuticthis aculeatus (Mitchill, 1818) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophius aculeatus Mitchill, 1818
Sources  basis of record Robins, C.R., G.C. Ray, J. Douglass and R. Freund. 1986. A field guide to Atlantic coast fishes of North America. Houghton Mifflin Co. Boston. 354 p. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpancake batfish  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormurciélago picudo  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (8 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (22 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (10 nucleotides; 9 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic: Bahamas, North Carolina (USA) and northern Gulf of Mexico to northern South America [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat benthic [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159190
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-27 07:39:43Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Halieutichthys aculeatus (Mitchill, 1818). 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=159190 on 2014-07-25
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