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Scopelosaurus  Bleeker, 1860
Taxonomic Serial No.: 162565

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Notosudis Waite, 1916
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2004   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderAulopiformes  – salmons, aulopiforms  
                                  FamilyNotosudidae  – waryfishes  
                                     GenusScopelosaurus Bleeker, 1860  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Scopelosaurus adleri (Fedorov, 1967)  
                                        Species Scopelosaurus ahlstromi Bertelsen, Krefft and Marshall, 1976  
                                        Species Scopelosaurus argenteus (Maul, 1954)  
                                        Species Scopelosaurus craddocki Bertelsen, Krefft and Marshall, 1976  
                                        Species Scopelosaurus gibbsi Bertelsen, Krefft and Marshall, 1976  
                                        Species Scopelosaurus hamiltoni (Waite, 1916)  
                                        Species Scopelosaurus harryi (Mead in Mead and Taylor, 1953) – scaly waryfish 
                                        Species Scopelosaurus herwigi Bertelsen, Krefft and Marshall, 1976  
                                        Species Scopelosaurus hoedti Bleeker, 1860  
                                        Species Scopelosaurus hubbsi Bertelsen, Krefft and Marshall, 1976  
                                        Species Scopelosaurus lepidus (Krefft and Maul, 1955)  
                                        Species Scopelosaurus mauli Bertelsen, Krefft and Marshall, 1976  
                                        Species Scopelosaurus meadi Bertelsen, Krefft and Marshall, 1976  
                                        Species Scopelosaurus smithii Bean, 1925  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Scopelosaurus   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Scopelosaurus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Baldwin, Carole C., and G. D. Johnson / Stiassny, M. L .J., L. R. Parenti, and G. D. Johnson, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1996   
  Article/Chapter Title: Interrelationships of Aulopiformes   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Interrelationships of Fishes   
  Page(s): 355-404   
  Publisher: Academic Press   
  Publication Place: San Diego, California, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-12-670950-5   
  Reference for: Scopelosaurus   

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