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Eptatretus  Cloquet, 1819
Taxonomic Serial No.: 159754

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2003   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   ClassMyxini  – hagfishes  
                         FamilyMyxinidae  – brujas, myxines, hagfishes  
                            SubfamilyEptatretinae Nelson, 1976  
                               GenusEptatretus Cloquet, 1819  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Eptatretus bischoffii (Schneider, 1880)  
                                  Species Eptatretus burgeri (Girard, 1855)  
                                  Species Eptatretus caribbeaus Fernholm, 1982  
                                  Species Eptatretus carlhubbsi McMillan and Wisner, 1984  
                                  Species Eptatretus chinensis Kuo and Mok, 1994  
                                  Species Eptatretus cirrhatus (Forster in Bloch and Schneider, 1801)  
                                  Species Eptatretus deani (Evermann and Goldsborough, 1907) – black hagfish, bruja pecosa 
                                  Species Eptatretus decatrema Regan, 1912  
                                  Species Eptatretus eos Fernholm, 1991  
                                  Species Eptatretus fritzi Wisner and McMillan, 1990 – bruja de Guadalupe, Guadalupe hagfish 
                                  Species Eptatretus grouseri McMillan, 1999  
                                  Species Eptatretus hexatrema (Müller, 1836)  
                                  Species Eptatretus indrambaryai Wongratana, 1983  
                                  Species Eptatretus laurahubbsae McMillan and Wisner, 1984  
                                  Species Eptatretus longipinnis Strahan, 1975  
                                  Species Eptatretus mcconnaugheyi Wisner and McMillan, 1990 – bruja cabeza chica, shorthead hagfish 
                                  Species Eptatretus mccoskeri McMillan, 1999  
                                  Species Eptatretus mendozai Hensley, 1985  
                                  Species Eptatretus menezesi Mincarone, 2000  
                                  Species Eptatretus minor Fernholm and Hubbs, 1981  
                                  Species Eptatretus multidens Fernholm and Hubbs, 1981  
                                  Species Eptatretus nanii Wisner and McMillan, 1988  
                                  Species Eptatretus octatrema (Barnard, 1923)  
                                  Species Eptatretus okinoseanus (Dean, 1904)  
                                  Species Eptatretus polytrema (Girard, 1855)  
                                  Species Eptatretus profundus (Barnard, 1923)  
                                  Species Eptatretus sinus Wisner and McMillan, 1990 – bruja de Cortés, Cortez hagfish 
                                  Species Eptatretus springeri (Bigelow and Schroeder, 1952) – Gulf hagfish 
                                  Species Eptatretus stoutii (Lockington, 1878) – bruja pintada, Pacific hagfish 
                                  Species Eptatretus strahani McMillan and Wisner, 1984  
                                  Species Eptatretus wayuu Mok, Saavedra-Diaz and Acero P., 2001  
                                  Species Eptatretus wisneri McMillan, 1999  

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  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 17-Mar-2003, website (version 13-Mar-03)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Reference for: Eptatretus   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Eptatretus   
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