WoRMS taxon details

Kyphosidae Jordan, 1887

125540  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125540)

accepted
Family
Subfamily Girellinae Gill, 1862
  » Genus Girella Gray, 1835
  » Genus Graus Philippi, 1887
  » Genus Camarina Ayres, 1860 accepted as Girella Gray, 1835
  » Genus Doidixodon accepted as Doidyxodon Valenciennes, 1846 accepted as Girella Gray, 1835 (misspelling)
  » Genus Doidyxodon Valenciennes, 1846 accepted as Girella Gray, 1835
  » Genus Doydixodon Valenciennes, 1846 accepted as Girella Gray, 1835 (synonym)
  » Genus Girellichthys Klunzinger, 1872 accepted as Girella Gray, 1835
  » Genus Girellops Regan, 1913 accepted as Girella Gray, 1835
  » Genus Melambaphes Günther, 1863 accepted as Girella Gray, 1835 (synonym)
  » Genus Tephraeops Günther, 1859 accepted as Girella Gray, 1835
Subfamily Kyphosinae Jordan, 1887
Subfamily Microcanthinae Bleeker, 1876
Subfamily Scorpidinae Günther, 1860
marine, brackish
Not documented
Description Distribution: Atlantic, Indian and Pacific Ocean. Usually found near shore. Some primarily algal feeders; others primarily...  
Description Distribution: Atlantic, Indian and Pacific Ocean. Usually found near shore. Some primarily algal feeders; others primarily carnivorous. That this family is monophyletic has yet to be established.  [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2021). FishBase. Kyphosidae Jordan, 1887. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125540 on 2021-08-02
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2015-04-17 08:48:21Z
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2021-06-30 10:54:26Z
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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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Description Distribution: Atlantic, Indian and Pacific Ocean. Usually found near shore. Some primarily algal feeders; others primarily carnivorous. That this family is monophyletic has yet to be established.  [details]
LanguageName 
English sea chubs  [details]
Japanese イスズミ科  [details]