CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (CAAB) Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Chordata (phylum)  »  Actinopterygii (class)  »  Myctophiformes (order)  »  Myctophidae (family)

CAAB Code: 37 122930 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority

Dasyscopelus spp.  

Rank: Genus
CAAB category: 37 - Pisces Fishes
Synonyms: Myctophum (in part)
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Parent Codes: 37 122000     Myctophidae
Child Codes: 37 122009     Dasyscopelus asper
37 122055     Dasyscopelus brachygnathos
37 122099     Dasyscopelus obtusirostris
37 122057     Dasyscopelus orientalis
37 122100     Dasyscopelus selenops
37 122101     Dasyscopelus spinosus
Taxon Notes:Added after genus resurrected by Martin et al 2018.
Record source: Martin, Rene P. Olson, Emily E. Girard, Matthew G. Smith, Wm. Leo Davis, Matthew P., 2018. Light in the darkness: New perspective on lanternfish relationships and classification using genomic and morphological data, Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, Vol. 121: 71-85. . doi:10.1016/j.ympev.2017.12.029
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