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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanostomiidae 
AphiaID: 196075

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 editorMelanostomiidae (Family)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMelanostomiinae Parr, 1927
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStomiiformes
Source Not documented
Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorscaleless black dragonfishes  [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Distribution: Atlantic, Indian, and Pacific Oceans. Dorsal fin origin set far down posterior, behind pelvic fin and above anal fin. No dorsal adipose fin, except in Chirostomias. Scaleless. Chin barbel present in most. Some without pectoral fins.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:196075
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-12-27 19:49:34Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2015-04-17 09:08:32Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2015). Melanostomiidae. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=196075 on 2015-05-07
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