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Alepocephalus  Risso, 1820
Taxonomic Serial No.: 162308

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2003   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderOsmeriformes  – argentines, éperlans, argentines, smelts  
                                     FamilyAlepocephalidae  – slickheads, smoothheads  
                                        GenusAlepocephalus Risso, 1820  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Species Alepocephalus agassizii Goode and Bean, 1883 – Agassiz's smoothhead 
                                           Species Alepocephalus andersoni Fowler, 1934  
                                           Species Alepocephalus antipodianus (Parrott, 1948)  
                                           Species Alepocephalus asperifrons Garman, 1899  
                                           Species Alepocephalus australis Barnard, 1923  
                                           Species Alepocephalus bairdii Goode and Bean, 1879 – Baird's smoothhead 
                                           Species Alepocephalus bicolor Alcock, 1891  
                                           Species Alepocephalus blanfordii Alcock, 1892  
                                           Species Alepocephalus dentifer Sazonov and Ivanov, 1979  
                                           Species Alepocephalus fundulus Garman, 1899  
                                           Species Alepocephalus longiceps Lloyd, 1909  
                                           Species Alepocephalus longirostris Okamura and Kawanishi in Okamura and Kitajima, 1984  
                                           Species Alepocephalus melas de Buen, 1961  
                                           Species Alepocephalus owstoni Tanaka, 1908  
                                           Species Alepocephalus planifrons Sazonov, 1993  
                                           Species Alepocephalus productus Gill, 1883 – smalleye smoothhead 
                                           Species Alepocephalus rostratus Risso, 1820  
                                           Species Alepocephalus tenebrosus Gilbert, 1892  
                                           Species Alepocephalus triangularis Okamura and Kawanishi in Okamura and Kitajima, 1984  
                                           Species Alepocephalus umbriceps Jordan and Thompson, 1914  

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

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