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Unreviewed: has not been 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) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorActinopterygii (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStomiiformes (Order)
Status accepted
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
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Melanostomiidae. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=196075 on 2014-09-01
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