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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtanguilla palau Johnson, Ida & Sakaue, 2012 
AphiaID: 588639

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 editorAnguilliformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtanguillidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtanguilla (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtanguilla palau (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtanguilla Johnson, Ida & Miya, 2012
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtanguilla palau Johnson, Ida & Sakaue, 2012
Sources  original description Johnson, G. D.; Ida, H.; Sakaue, J.; Sado, T.; Asahida, T.; Miya, M. (2011). A 'living fossil' eel (Anguilliformes: Protanguillidae, fam. nov.) from an undersea cave in Palau. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 279(1730): 934-943. (published in 2012)., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2011.1289 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Ngemelis Island [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
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From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Palau, where the type series was collected, a noun in apposition. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:588639
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2011-11-24 14:05:33Z  created  Vanhoorne, Bart
2011-11-30 08:17:45Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
2013-01-08 10:48:02Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
2015-04-20 04:50:28Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2015). Protanguilla palau Johnson, Ida & Sakaue, 2012. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2015) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=588639 on 2015-05-30
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