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Vinciguerria nimbaria  (Jordan and Williams in Jordan and Starks, 1895)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 162194

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s): luciérnaga orbitaria [Spanish]
 
    oceanic lightfish [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                      ClassTeleostei   
                         SuperorderStenopterygii   
                            OrderStomiiformes   
                               SuborderPhotichthyoidei   
                                  FamilyPhosichthyidae  – lighthousefishes, lightfishes, peces luminosos, poissons étoilés  
                                     GenusVinciguerria Jordan and Evermann in Goode and Bean, 1896  
                                        SpeciesVinciguerria nimbaria (Jordan and Williams in Jordan and Starks, 1895) – luciérnaga orbitaria, oceanic lightfish  
       

 References
       
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  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 08-Nov-2004, website (version 08-Nov-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Notes: http://www.calacademy.org/research/ichthyology/catalog/   
  Reference for: Vinciguerria nimbaria   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Vinciguerria nimbaria   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Claro, Rodolfo, and Lynne R. Parenti / Claro, Rodolfo, Kenyon C. Lindeman, and L. R. Parenti, eds.   
  Publication Date: 2001   
  Article/Chapter Title: Chapter 2: The Marine Ichthyofauna of Cuba   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Ecology of the Marine Fishes of Cuba   
  Page(s): 21-57   
  Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press   
  Publication Place: Washington, DC, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-56098-985-8   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Vinciguerria nimbaria, luciérnaga orbitaria [Spanish]   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Harold, A. S. / Carpenter, Kent E., and Volker H. Niem, eds.   
  Publication Date: 1999   
  Article/Chapter Title: Phosichthyidae (=Photichthyidae): Lightfishes (lighthousefishes)   
  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): 1903-1904   
  Publisher: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations   
  Publication Place: Rome, Italy   
  ISBN/ISSN: 92-5-104302-7, 1020-6868  
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  Reference for: Vinciguerria nimbaria   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Moore, Jon A., Karsten E. Hartel, James E. Craddock, and John K. Galbraith   
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title: An annotated list of deepwater fishes from off the New England region, with new area records   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Northeastern Naturalist, vol. 10, no. 2   
  Page(s): 159-248   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 1092-6194   
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  Reference for: Vinciguerria nimbaria   
       

 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: Western Atlantic Ocean  
    Indo-West Pacific  
       
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