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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtanguillidae Johnson, Ida & Miya in Johnson, Ida, Sakaue, Sado, Asahida & Miya, 2011 
AphiaID: 588637

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 editorAnguilliformes (Order)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnguilliformes
Source  original description G. David Johnson, Hitoshi Ida, Jiro Sakaue, Tetsuya Sado, Takashi Asahida, and Masaki Miya (2011). A ‘living fossil’ eel (Anguilliformes: Protanguillidae, fam. nov.) from an undersea cave in Palau. Proc R Soc B, available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2011.1289 [details]

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Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPalauan primitive cave eels  [details]
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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtanguilla Johnson, Ida & Miya in Johnson, Ida, Sakaue, Sado, Asahida & Miya, 2011

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtoanguilla accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtanguilla Johnson, Ida & Miya in Johnson, Ida, Sakaue, Sado, Asahida & Miya, 2011
Environment marine
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:588637
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Date   action   by
2011-11-24 14:05:33Z  created  Vanhoorne, Bart
2011-11-30 08:17:45Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Protanguillidae. 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=588637 on 2014-07-13
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