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Gnathophis  Kaup, 1860
Taxonomic Serial No.: 161359

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Rhynchocymba Jordan and Hubbs, 1925
  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  
                            OrderAnguilliformes  – eels, anguilles  
                                  FamilyCongridae  – conger eels, congers, congres, congrios  
                                        GenusGnathophis Kaup, 1860  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Species Gnathophis andriashevi Karmovskaya, 1990  
                                           Species Gnathophis bathytopos Smith and Kanazawa, 1977 – blackgut conger 
                                           Species Gnathophis bracheatopos Smith and Kanazawa, 1977 – longeye conger 
                                           Species Gnathophis capensis (Kaup, 1856)  
                                           Species Gnathophis castlei Karmovskaya and Paxton, 2000  
                                           Species Gnathophis cinctus (Garman, 1899) – hardtail conger, congrio cola tiesa 
                                           Species Gnathophis codoniphorus Maul, 1972  
                                           Species Gnathophis grahami Karmovskaya and Paxton, 2000  
                                           Species Gnathophis habenatus (Richardson, 1848)  
                                           Species Gnathophis heterognathos (Bleeker, 1858-59)  
                                           Species Gnathophis heterolinea (Kotthaus, 1968)  
                                           Species Gnathophis leptosomatus Karrer, 1982  
                                           Species Gnathophis longicauda (Ramsay and Ogilby, 1888)  
                                           Species Gnathophis macroporis Karmovskaya and Paxton, 2000  
                                           Species Gnathophis melanocoelus Karmovskaya and Paxton, 2000  
                                           Species Gnathophis microps Karmovskaya and Paxton, 2000  
                                           Species Gnathophis musteliceps (Alcock, 1894)  
                                           Species Gnathophis mystax (Delaroche, 1809)  
                                           Species Gnathophis nasutus Karmovskaya and Paxton, 2000  
                                           Species Gnathophis nystromi (Jordan and Snyder, 1901)  
                                           Species Gnathophis parini Karmovskaya, 1990  
                                           Species Gnathophis smithi Karmovskaya, 1990  
                                           Species Gnathophis tritos Smith and Kanazawa, 1977  
                                           Species Gnathophis umbrellabius (Whitley, 1946)  
                                           Species Gnathophis xenica (Matsubara and Ochiai, 1951)  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Gnathophis   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Gnathophis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Böhlke, E. B., J. E. Böhlke, M. M. Leiby, J. E. McCosker, et al. / Böhlke, Eugenia B., ed.  
  Publication Date: 1989   
  Article/Chapter Title: Orders Anguilliformes and Saccopharyngiformes   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Fishes of the Western North Atlantic, no. 1, pt. 9, vol. 1   
  Page(s): xvii + 1-656   
  Publisher: Sears Foundation for Marine Research, Yale University   
  Publication Place: New Haven, Connecticut, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-935868-45-3   
  Reference for: Gnathophis   
  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: Gnathophis   
  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: Gnathophis   
  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: Gnathophis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Smith, D. G. / Carpenter, Kent E., and Volker H. Niem, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1999   
  Article/Chapter Title: Congridae: Conger eels   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: FAO species identification guide for fishery purposes: The living marine resources of the Western Central Pacific, vol. 3: Batoid fishes, chimaeras and Bony fishes, part 1 (Elopidae to Linophrynidae)   
  Page(s): 1680-1687   
  Publisher: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations   
  Publication Place: Rome, Italy   
  ISBN/ISSN: 92-5-104302-7, 1020-6868  
  Reference for: Gnathophis   

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