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Taxonomic Serial No.: 167131

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Common Name(s): flatheads [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2005   

 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  
                            OrderScorpaeniformes  – chabots, rascasses, mail-cheeked fishes, scorpion fishes, sculpins  
                                  FamilyPlatycephalidae  – flatheads  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Genus Ambiserrula Imamura, 1996  
                                     Genus Cociella Whitley, 1940  
                                     Genus Cymbacephalus Fowler, 1938  
                                     Genus Elates Jordan and Seale, 1907  
                                     Genus Grammoplites Fowler, 1904  
                                     Genus Inegocia Jordan and Thompson, 1913  
                                     Genus Kumococius Matsubara and Ochiai, 1955  
                                     Genus Leviprora Whitley, 1931  
                                     Genus Neoplatycephalus Castelnau, 1872  
                                     Genus Onigocia Jordan and Thompson, 1913  
                                     Genus Papilloculiceps Fowler and Steinitz, 1956  
                                     Genus Platycephalus Bloch, 1795 – flatheads 
                                     Genus Ratabulus Jordan and Hubbs, 1925  
                                     Genus Rogadius Jordan and Richardson, 1908  
                                     Genus Solitas Imamura, 1996  
                                     Genus Sorsogona Herre, 1934  
                                     Genus Suggrundus Whitley, 1930  
                                     Genus Sunagocia Imamura, 2003  
                                     Genus Thysanophrys Ogilby, 1898  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Platycephalidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Hureau, J.-C., and Th. Monod, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1973   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Check-list of the fishes of the north-eastern Atlantic and of the Mediterranean (Clofnam), vol. 1   
  Page(s): xxii + 683   
  Publisher: United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)   
  Publication Place: Paris, France   
  ISBN/ISSN: 92-3-001100-2, 0385-1109  
  Reference for: Platycephalidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nelson, Joseph S.  
  Publication Date: 1994   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Fishes of the World, Third Edition   
  Page(s): xvii + 600   
  Publisher: John Wiley and Sons   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-471-54713-1   
  Reference for: Platycephalidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Shiino, Sueo M.  
  Publication Date: 1976   
  Article/Chapter Title: List of Common Names of Fishes of the World, Those Prevailing among English-speaking Nations   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Science Report of Shima Marineland, no. 4   
  Page(s): 262   
  Publisher: Shima Marineland   
  Publication Place: Kashikojima, Shima, Mie, Japan   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0385-1109   
  Reference for: flatheads[English]   

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