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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMordaciidae Gill, 1893 
AphiaID: 714650

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 editorAgnatha (Superclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetromyzonti (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetromyzontiformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMordaciidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetromyzontiformes
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMordaciinae
Sources  original description Renaud, C.B. (2011). Lampreys of the world. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of lamprey species known to date. FAO Species Catalogue for Fishery Purposes, No. 5, vi + 109. [details]

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Language   Name 
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouthern topeyed lampreys  [details]
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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMordacia Gray, 1851
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMordacia lapicida (Gray, 1851)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMordacia mordax (Richardson, 1846)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:714650
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2013-01-04 13:19:35Z  created  Bailly, Nicolas
2015-04-17 08:48:21Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2015). Mordaciidae Renaud, 2011. 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=714650 on 2015-08-04
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