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Lampris (Paralampris)  Kukuev, 2021
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1160307

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subgenus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 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  
                               FamilyLampridae Gill, 1862 – opahs, opahs, opahs  
                                  GenusLampris Retzius, 1799 – moonfish, opah  
                                     SubgenusLampris (Paralampris) Kukuev, 2021  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Lampris immaculatus Gilchrist, 1904 – Southern Opah 

  Expert: Matthew E. Neilson  
  Notes: Fish Biologist, U.S. Geological Survey, 7920 NW 71st St, Gainesville, FL 32653   
  Reference for: Lampris (Paralampris)    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Eschmeyer's Catalog of Fishes, 01-Oct-2021, website (version 08-Sep-21)  
  Acquired: 2021   
  Reference for: Lampris (Paralampris)   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Kukuev, E. I.  
  Publication Date: 2021   
  Article/Chapter Title: Juvenile individuals of Opahs (Lampridae) from the Atlantic and Pacific oceans. Notes on the systematics and distribution of Opahs, including the description of a new subgenus, Paralampris subgen. nov.   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Journal of Ichthyology, vol. 61, no. 2   
  Page(s): 182-189   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0032-9452   
  Notes: doi: 10.1134/S0032945221020089   
  Reference for: original description   

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