WoRMS taxon details

Hemiramphidae Gill, 1859

125453  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125453)

accepted
Family
Genus Arrhamphus Günther, 1866
Genus Chriodorus Goode & Bean, 1882
Genus Euleptorhamphus Gill, 1859
Genus Hemiramphus Cuvier, 1816
  » Species Hemiramphus archipelagicus Collette & Parin, 1978
  » Species Hemiramphus balao Lesueur, 1821
  » Species Hemiramphus bermudensis Collette, 1962
  » Species Hemiramphus brasiliensis (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Hemiramphus convexus Weber & de Beaufort, 1922
  » Species Hemiramphus depauperatus Lay & Bennett, 1839
  » Species Hemiramphus far (Forsskål, 1775)
  » Species Hemiramphus lutkei Valenciennes, 1847
  » Species Hemiramphus marginatus (Forsskål, 1775)
  » Species Hemiramphus robustus Günther, 1866
  » Species Hemiramphus saltator Gilbert & Starks, 1904
  » Species Hemiramphus affinis Günther, 1866 accepted as Hyporhamphus affinis (Günther, 1866)
  » Species Hemiramphus argenteus Bennett, 1840 accepted as Oxyporhamphus micropterus micropterus (Valenciennes, 1847)
  » Species Hemiramphus australensis Seale, 1906 accepted as Hyporhamphus affinis (Günther, 1866)
  » Species Hemiramphus australis Steindachner, 1866 accepted as Hyporhamphus australis (Steindachner, 1866)
  » Species Hemiramphus balinensis Bleeker, 1858 accepted as Hyporhamphus balinensis (Bleeker, 1858)
  » Species Hemiramphus balticus Hohnbaum-Hornschuch, 1843 accepted as Belone belone (Linnaeus, 1760)
  » Species Hemiramphus behnii van der Hoeven, 1843 accepted as Belone belone (Linnaeus, 1760)
  » Species Hemiramphus borneensis Bleeker, 1851 accepted as Zenarchopterus ectuntio (Hamilton, 1822)
  » Species Hemiramphus brachynotopterus Bleeker, 1853 accepted as Dermogenys brachynotopterus (Bleeker, 1853) (synonym)
  » Species Hemiramphus brownii Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Hemiramphus brasiliensis (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Hemiramphus bruuni (Parin, Collette & Shcherbachev, 1980) accepted as Hemiramphus convexus Weber & de Beaufort, 1922
  » Species Hemiramphus buffonis Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Zenarchopterus buffonis (Valenciennes, 1847)
  » Species Hemiramphus calabaricus Günther, 1866 accepted as Hyporhamphus picarti (Valenciennes, 1847)
  » Species Hemiramphus capensis Thominot, 1886 accepted as Hyporhamphus capensis (Thominot, 1886)
  » Species Hemiramphus commersonii Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Hemiramphus far (Forsskål, 1775)
  » Species Hemiramphus cuspidatus Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Oxyporhamphus micropterus micropterus (Valenciennes, 1847)
  » Species Hemiramphus dispar Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Zenarchopterus dispar (Valenciennes, 1847)
  » Species Hemiramphus dussumieri Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Hyporhamphus dussumieri (Valenciennes, 1847)
  » Species Hemiramphus eclancheri Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Rhynchorhamphus georgii (Valenciennes, 1847) (synonym)
  » Species Hemiramphus erythrorinchus Lesueur, 1821 accepted as Hyporhamphus erythrorinchus (Lesueur, 1821)
  » Species Hemiramphus europaeus Yarrell, 1837 accepted as Belone belone (Linnaeus, 1760)
  » Species Hemiramphus fasciatus Bleeker, 1853 accepted as Hemiramphus lutkei Valenciennes, 1847
  » Species Hemiramphus fluviatilis Bleeker, 1850 accepted as Dermogenys pusilla Kuhl & van Hasselt, 1823 (synonym)
  » Species Hemiramphus furcatus Philippi, 1876 accepted as Hyporhamphus acutus acutus (Günther, 1872)
  » Species Hemiramphus gaimardi Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Hyporhamphus quoyi (Valenciennes, 1847)
  » Species Hemiramphus gamberur Rüppell, 1837 accepted as Hyporhamphus gamberur (Rüppell, 1837)
  » Species Hemiramphus georgii Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Rhynchorhamphus georgii (Valenciennes, 1847) (synonym)
  » Species Hemiramphus gernaerti Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Hyporhamphus gernaerti (Valenciennes, 1847)
  » Species Hemiramphus gorakhpurensis Srivastava, 1967 accepted as Hyporhamphus limbatus (Valenciennes, 1847)
  » Species Hemiramphus guineensis Bleeker, 1863 accepted as Hemiramphus balao Lesueur, 1821
  » Species Hemiramphus japonicus Brevoort, 1856 accepted as Hemiramphus lutkei Valenciennes, 1847
  » Species Hemiramphus kreftii Steindachner, 1867 accepted as Arrhamphus sclerolepis krefftii (Steindachner, 1867)
  » Species Hemiramphus laticeps Günther, 1866 accepted as Hyporhamphus dussumieri (Valenciennes, 1847)
  » Species Hemiramphus leucopterus Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Rhynchorhamphus georgii (Valenciennes, 1847) (synonym)
  » Species Hemiramphus limbatus Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Hyporhamphus limbatus (Valenciennes, 1847)
  » Species Hemiramphus longirostris Cuvier, 1829 accepted as Euleptorhamphus viridis (van Hasselt, 1823)
  » Species Hemiramphus lukei Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Hemiramphus lutkei Valenciennes, 1847 (misspelling)
  » Species Hemiramphus macrorhynchus Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Euleptorhamphus viridis (van Hasselt, 1823)
  » Species Hemiramphus melanochir Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Hyporhamphus melanochir (Valenciennes, 1847)
  » Species Hemiramphus melanurus Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Hyporhamphus quoyi (Valenciennes, 1847)
  » Species Hemiramphus micropterus Jordan & Dickerson, 1908 accepted as Hyporhamphus quoyi (Valenciennes, 1847) (misspelling)
  » Species Hemiramphus mioprorus Jordan & Dickerson, 1908 accepted as Hyporhamphus quoyi (Valenciennes, 1847)
  » Species Hemiramphus mocquardianus Thominot, 1886 accepted as Hemiramphus far (Forsskål, 1775)
  » Species Hemiramphus obtusus Couch, 1848 accepted as Belone belone (Linnaeus, 1760)
  » Species Hemiramphus picarti Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Hyporhamphus picarti (Valenciennes, 1847)
  » Species Hemiramphus pietschmanni Schindler, 1931 accepted as Schindleria pietschmanni (Schindler, 1931)
  » Species Hemiramphus pleii Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Hemiramphus balao Lesueur, 1821
  » Species Hemiramphus pogonognathus Bleeker, 1853 accepted as Hemirhamphodon pogonognathus (Bleeker, 1853)
  » Species Hemiramphus praematurus Schindler, 1930 accepted as Schindleria praematura (Schindler, 1930)
  » Species Hemiramphus quoyi Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Hyporhamphus quoyi (Valenciennes, 1847)
  » Species Hemiramphus rasori Popta, 1912 accepted as Zenarchopterus rasori (Popta, 1912)
  » Species Hemiramphus reynaldi Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Hyporhamphus dussumieri (Valenciennes, 1847)
  » Species Hemiramphus richardi Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Hyporhamphus unifasciatus (Ranzani, 1841)
  » Species Hemiramphus roberti Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Hyporhamphus roberti roberti (Valenciennes, 1847)
  » Species Hemiramphus russeli Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Rhynchorhamphus georgii (Valenciennes, 1847) (synonym)
  » Species Hemiramphus sajori Temminck & Schlegel, 1846 accepted as Hyporhamphus sajori (Temminck & Schlegel, 1846)
  » Species Hemiramphus schlegeli Bleeker, 1863 accepted as Hyporhamphus picarti (Valenciennes, 1847)
  » Species Hemiramphus sumatranus Bleeker, 1854 accepted as Dermogenys sumatrana (Bleeker, 1854) (synonym)
  » Species Hemiramphus tridentifer Cantor, 1849 accepted as Hyporhamphus limbatus (Valenciennes, 1847)
  » Species Hemiramphus trilineatus Steindachner, 1866 accepted as Hyporhamphus australis (Steindachner, 1866)
  » Species Hemiramphus tweediei Herre, 1936 accepted as Euleptorhamphus viridis (van Hasselt, 1823)
  » Species Hemiramphus unifasciatus Ranzani, 1841 accepted as Hyporhamphus unifasciatus (Ranzani, 1841)
  » Species Hemiramphus viridis van Hasselt, 1823 accepted as Euleptorhamphus viridis (van Hasselt, 1823)
  » Species Hemiramphus vittatus Valenciennes, 1843 accepted as Hemiramphus balao Lesueur, 1821
  » Species Hemiramphus xanthopterus Valenciennes, 1847 accepted as Hyporhamphus xanthopterus (Valenciennes, 1847)
Genus Hyporhamphus Gill, 1859
  » Species Hyporhamphus affinis (Günther, 1866)
  » Species Hyporhamphus australis (Steindachner, 1866)
  » Species Hyporhamphus balinensis (Bleeker, 1858)
  » Species Hyporhamphus capensis (Thominot, 1886)
  » Species Hyporhamphus collettei Banford, 2010
  » Species Hyporhamphus dussumieri (Valenciennes, 1847)
  » Species Hyporhamphus erythrorinchus (Lesueur, 1821)
  » Species Hyporhamphus gamberur (Rüppell, 1837)
  » Species Hyporhamphus gernaerti (Valenciennes, 1847)
  » Species Hyporhamphus gilli Meek & Hildebrand, 1923
  » Species Hyporhamphus ihi Phillipps, 1932
  » Species Hyporhamphus improvisus (Smith, 1933)
  » Species Hyporhamphus intermedius (Cantor, 1842)
  » Species Hyporhamphus kronei Miranda Ribeiro, 1915
  » Species Hyporhamphus limbatus (Valenciennes, 1847)
  » Species Hyporhamphus meeki Banford & Collette, 1993
  » Species Hyporhamphus melanochir (Valenciennes, 1847)
  » Species Hyporhamphus melanopterus Collette & Parin, 1978
  » Species Hyporhamphus naos Banford & Collette, 2001
  » Species Hyporhamphus neglectissimus Parin, Collette & Shcherbachev, 1980
  » Species Hyporhamphus neglectus (Bleeker, 1866)
  » Species Hyporhamphus pacificus (Steindachner, 1900)
  » Species Hyporhamphus paucirastris Collette & Parin, 1978
  » Species Hyporhamphus picarti (Valenciennes, 1847)
  » Species Hyporhamphus quoyi (Valenciennes, 1847)
  » Species Hyporhamphus regularis (Günther, 1866)
  » Species Hyporhamphus rosae (Jordan & Gilbert, 1880)
  » Species Hyporhamphus sajori (Temminck & Schlegel, 1846)
  » Species Hyporhamphus sindensis (Regan, 1905)
  » Species Hyporhamphus snyderi Meek & Hildebrand, 1923
  » Species Hyporhamphus unicuspis Collette & Parin, 1978
  » Species Hyporhamphus unifasciatus (Ranzani, 1841)
  » Species Hyporhamphus xanthopterus (Valenciennes, 1847)
  » Species Hyporhamphus yuri Collette & Parin, 1978
  » Species Hyporhamphus acutus (Günther, 1872) represented as Hyporhamphus acutus acutus (Günther, 1872)
  » Species Hyporhamphus roberti (Valenciennes, 1847) represented as Hyporhamphus roberti roberti (Valenciennes, 1847)
  » Species Hyporhamphus delagoae (Barnard, 1925) accepted as Hyporhamphus affinis (Günther, 1866)
  » Species Hyporhamphus dussumierii (Valenciennes, 1847) accepted as Hyporhamphus dussumieri (Valenciennes, 1847) (misspelling)
  » Species Hyporhamphus georgi (Valenciennes, 1847) accepted as Rhynchorhamphus georgii (Valenciennes, 1847)
  » Species Hyporhamphus hildebrandi Jordan & Evermann, 1927 accepted as Hyporhamphus roberti hildebrandi Jordan & Evermann, 1927
  » Species Hyporhamphus knysnaensis (Smith, 1933) accepted as Hyporhamphus capensis (Thominot, 1886)
  » Species Hyporhamphus kurumeus Jordan & Starks, 1903 accepted as Hyporhamphus intermedius (Cantor, 1842)
  » Species Hyporhamphus laticeps (Günther, 1866) accepted as Hyporhamphus dussumieri (Valenciennes, 1847)
  » Species Hyporhamphus occipitalis Gill, 1859 accepted as Hyporhamphus intermedius (Cantor, 1842) (synonym)
  » Species Hyporhamphus patris Miller, 1945 accepted as Hyporhamphus rosae (Jordan & Gilbert, 1880)
  » Species Hyporhamphus richardi (Valenciennes, 1847) accepted as Hyporhamphus unifasciatus (Ranzani, 1841)
  » Species Hyporhamphus salvatoris Fowler & Bean, 1923 accepted as Hyporhamphus roberti roberti (Valenciennes, 1847)
  » Species Hyporhamphus samoensis Steindachner, 1906 accepted as Hyporhamphus dussumieri (Valenciennes, 1847)
  » Species Hyporhamphus sidensis (Regan, 1905) accepted as Hyporhamphus sindensis (Regan, 1905) (misspelling)
  » Species Hyporhamphus sinensis (Günther, 1866) accepted as Hyporhamphus limbatus (Valenciennes, 1847)
  » Species Hyporhamphus tricuspidatus Gill, 1859 accepted as Hyporhamphus unifasciatus (Ranzani, 1841)
  » Species Hyporhamphus unicarpis Collette & Parin, 1978 accepted as Hyporhamphus unicuspis Collette & Parin, 1978 (misspelling)
Genus Melapedalion Fowler, 1934
Genus Oxyporhamphus Gill, 1864
  » Species Oxyporhamphus similis Bruun, 1935
  » Species Oxyporhamphus micropterus (Valenciennes, 1847) represented as Oxyporhamphus micropterus micropterus (Valenciennes, 1847)
  » Species Oxyporhamphus brevis Seale, 1910 accepted as Melapedalion breve (Seale, 1910)
  » Species Oxyporhamphus convexus (Weber & de Beaufort, 1922) accepted as Hemiramphus convexus Weber & de Beaufort, 1922
  » Species Oxyporhamphus meristocystis Parin, 1961 accepted as Hemiramphus convexus Weber & de Beaufort, 1922
Genus Rhynchorhamphus Fowler, 1928

Genus Hypoirhamphus accepted as Hyporhamphus Gill, 1859 (misspelling)
Genus Hyporamphus accepted as Hyporhamphus Gill, 1859 (misspelling)
Genus Hyporhampus accepted as Hyporhamphus Gill, 1859 (misspelling)
marine, brackish, fresh
Not documented
Description Distribution: Atlantic, Indian and Pacific Oceans. The lower jaw much longer than upper jaw. Short pectoral and pelvic...  
Description Distribution: Atlantic, Indian and Pacific Oceans. The lower jaw much longer than upper jaw. Short pectoral and pelvic fins. About 45 cm maximum length. Viviparity in Dermogenys, Nomorphamphus, and Hemirhamphodon[details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2021). FishBase. Hemiramphidae Gill, 1859. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125453 on 2021-07-27
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taxonomy source Van Der Laan, R.; Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R. (2014). Family-group names of Recent fishes. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 3882(1): 1-230., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3882.1.1 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

context source (Bermuda) Smith-Vaniz, W. F.; Collette, B. B.; Luckhurst, B. E (1999). Fishes of Bermuda: History, zoogeography, annotated checklist, and identification keys (American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists - Special Publication No.4) . ASIH, 424 pp. [details]   

basis of record van der Land, J.; Costello, M.J.; Zavodnik, D.; Santos, R.S.; Porteiro, F.M.; Bailly, N.; Eschmeyer, W.N.; Froese, R. (2001). Pisces, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,</i> 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Fricke, R., Eschmeyer, W. N. & Van der Laan, R. (eds). (2021). ECoF. Eschmeyer's Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version accessed dd mmm 2021., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   
 
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Description Distribution: Atlantic, Indian and Pacific Oceans. The lower jaw much longer than upper jaw. Short pectoral and pelvic fins. About 45 cm maximum length. Viviparity in Dermogenys, Nomorphamphus, and Hemirhamphodon[details]
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English halfbeaks  [details]
Japanese サヨリ科  [details]
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