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Icelus  Krøyer, 1845
Taxonomic Serial No.: 167187

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Agonocottus Pavlenko, 1910
    Icelichthys Schmidt, 1935
    Icelopsis Taranetz, 1936
    Ochotskia Schmidt, 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: 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  
                               SuborderCottoidei  – sculpins, chabots  
                                     FamilyCottidae  – sculpins, bullheads, scaleless sculpins, chabots de mer, scorpions de mer, chabots, charrascos espinosos  
                                        GenusIcelus Krøyer, 1845  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Species Icelus armatus (Schmidt, 1916)  
                                           Species Icelus bicornis (Reinhardt, 1840) – twohorn sculpin, icèle à deux cornes 
                                           Species Icelus canaliculatus Gilbert, 1896 – blacknose sculpin 
                                           Species Icelus cataphractus (Pavlenko, 1910)  
                                           Species Icelus ecornis Tsutsui and Yabe, 1996  
                                           Species Icelus euryops Bean, 1890 – wide-eye sculpin 
                                           Species Icelus gilberti Taranetz, 1936  
                                           Species Icelus mandibularis Yabe in Amaoka et al., 1983  
                                           Species Icelus ochotensis Schmidt, 1927  
                                           Species Icelus perminovi Taranetz, 1936  
                                           Species Icelus rastrinoides Taranetz, 1936  
                                           Species Icelus spatula Gilbert and Burke, 1912 – spatulate sculpin, icèle spatulée 
                                           Species Icelus spiniger Gilbert, 1896 – thorny sculpin 
                                           Species Icelus stenosomus Andriashev, 1937  
                                           Species Icelus toyamensis (Matsubara and Iwai, 1951)  
                                           Species Icelus uncinalis Gilbert and Burke, 1912 – uncinate sculpin 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 22-Oct-2005, website (version 17-Oct-05)  
  Acquired: 2005   
  Reference for: Icelus   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Icelus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Eschmeyer, William N.  
  Publication Date: 1990   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Genera of Recent Fishes   
  Page(s): iii + 697   
  Publisher: California Academy of Sciences   
  Publication Place: San Francisco, CA, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-940228-23-8   
  Reference for: Icelus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Eschmeyer, William N., ed.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Catalog of Fishes   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Special Publication of the Center for Biodiversity Research and Information, no. 1, vol 1-3   
  Page(s): 2905   
  Publisher: California Academy of Sciences   
  Publication Place: San Francisco, California, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-940228-47-5   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Icelus   
  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: Icelus   

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