WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoelacanthidae Agassiz, 1843 †

178653  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:178653)

accepted
Family
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
fossil only
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy The modern-day genus Latimeria is often...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy The modern-day genus Latimeria is often erroneously thought to be in this family, when, in fact, it is the type genus of the more advanced family Latimeriidae. [details]
Bailly, N. (2017). Coelacanthidae Agassiz, 1843 †. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=178653 on 2017-12-14

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2005-08-04 10:39:12Z
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2017-05-29 00:09:52Z
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basis of record Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R.; van der Laan, R. (eds). (2017). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   

status source Der Laan, R. V. (2017). Family-group names of fossil fishes. Unpublished. , available online at https://www.researchgate.net/publication/314263335_Family-group_names_of_fossil_fishes [details]   
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy The modern-day genus Latimeria is often erroneously thought to be in this family, when, in fact, it is the type genus of the more advanced family Latimeriidae. [details]