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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLatimeria Smith, 1939 
AphiaID: 205486

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 editorCoelacanthi (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoelacanthiformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLatimeriidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLatimeria (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLatimeria chalumnae Smith, 1939
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLatimeriidae Berg, 1940
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLatemaria (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalania Smith, 1953
Sources  basis of record Scudder, Samuel H. (1882). Nomenclator zoologicus. An alphabetical list of all generic names that have been employed by naturalists for recent and fossil animals from the earliest times to the close of the year 1879. Bulletin of the United States National Museum. 19: xix, [2 lists] 1-376 [supplemental to Agassiz], 1-340 [universal list]., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.1143 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLatimeria chalumnae Smith, 1939
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLatimeria menadoensis Pouyaud, Wirjoatmodjo, Rachmatika, Tjakrawidjaja, Hadiaty & Hadie, 1999
Environment marine, brackish, fresh
Links Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo Catalog of Fishes 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:205486
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Date   action   by
2004-06-06 22:00:00Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2006-09-13 06:47:38Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2013-03-11 12:13:38Z  checked  Bailly, Nicolas
2014-11-21 13:09:37Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2015). Latimeria. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2015) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=205486 on 2016-02-10
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