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Taxonomic Serial No.: 622727

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subfamily  
  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  
                            OrderOphidiiformes  – ophidiiforms  
                                  FamilyBythitidae  – viviparous brotulas, brotulas, donzelles vivipares, brótulas vivíparas  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Genus Beaglichthys Machida, 1993  
                                        Genus Bidenichthys Barnard, 1934  
                                        Genus Brosmodorsalis Paulin and Roberts, 1989  
                                        Genus Brosmolus Machida, 1993  
                                        Genus Brosmophyciops Schultz in Schultz, Chapman, Lachner and Woods, 1960  
                                        Genus Brosmophycis Gill, 1861  
                                        Genus Brotulina Fowler, 1946  
                                        Genus Dermatopsis Ogilby, 1896  
                                        Genus Dermatopsoides Smith, 1948  
                                        Genus Diancistrus Ogilby, 1899  
                                        Genus Dinematichthys Bleeker, 1855  
                                        Genus Dipulus Waite, 1905  
                                        Genus Fiordichthys Paulin, 1995  
                                        Genus Gunterichthys Dawson, 1966  
                                        Genus Lucifuga Poey, 1858 – Cuban blind fishes, Cuban blindfish 
                                        Genus Melodichthys Nielsen and Cohen, 1986  
                                        Genus Monothrix Ogilby, 1897  
                                        Genus Ogilbia Jordan and Evermann in Evermann and Kendell, 1898  
                                        Genus Parabrosmolus Machida, 1996  
                                        Genus Typhliasina Whitley, 1951  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Reference for:    
  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: Brosmophycinae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nielsen, Jørgen G., Daniel M. Cohen, Douglas F. Markle, and C. Richard Robins  
  Publication Date: 1999   
  Article/Chapter Title: Ophidiiform fishes of the world (Order Ophidiiformes): An annotated and illustrated catalogue of pearlfishes, cusk-eels, brotulas and other ophidiiform fishes known to date   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: FAO Fisheries Synopsis, no. 125, vol. 18   
  Page(s): xi + 178   
  Publisher: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations   
  Publication Place: Rome, Italy   
  ISBN/ISSN: 92-5-104375-2, 0014-5602  
  Reference for: Brosmophycinae   

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