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Myctophum  Rafinesque, 1810
Taxonomic Serial No.: 162719

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Ctenoscopelus Fraser-Brunner, 1949
 
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  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  
    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   
                         SuperorderScopelomorpha   
                            OrderMyctophiformes   
                               FamilyMyctophidae  – linternillas, poissons-lanternes, lanternfishes  
                                  SubfamilyMyctophinae   
                                     GenusMyctophum Rafinesque, 1810  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Myctophum affine (Lütken, 1892) – pez linterna, metallic lanternfish 
                                        Species Myctophum asperum Richardson, 1845  
                                        Species Myctophum aurolaternatum Garman, 1899  
                                        Species Myctophum brachygnathum (Bleeker, 1856)  
                                        Species Myctophum fissunovi Becker and Borodulina, 1971  
                                        Species Myctophum indicum (Day, 1877)  
                                        Species Myctophum lunatum Becker and Borodulina, 1978  
                                        Species Myctophum lychnobium Bolin, 1946  
                                        Species Myctophum nitidulum Garman, 1899  
                                        Species Myctophum novaeseelandiae (Steindachner, 1900)  
                                        Species Myctophum obtusirostre Tåning, 1928  
                                        Species Myctophum orientale (Gilbert, 1913)  
                                        Species Myctophum ovcharovi Tsarin, 1993  
                                        Species Myctophum phengodes (Lütken, 1892)  
                                        Species Myctophum punctatum Rafinesque, 1810 – spotted lanternfish, spotted laternfish, lanterne ponctuée 
                                        Species Myctophum selenops Tåning, 1928  
                                        Species Myctophum spinosum (Steindachner, 1867)  
       

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  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 17-Mar-2003, website (version 13-Mar-03)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Notes: http://www.calacademy.org/research/ichthyology/catalog/   
  Reference for: Myctophum   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Myctophum   
       
  Publication(s):    
  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   
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  Reference for: Myctophum   
       
  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: http://www.jstor.org/stable/25622932   
  Reference for: Myctophum   
       
  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   
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  Reference for: Myctophum   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Paxton, J. R., E. H. Ahlstrom, and H. G. Moser / Moser, H. G., W. J. Richards, et al., eds  
  Publication Date: 1984   
  Article/Chapter Title: Myctophidae: Relationships   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Special Publication, no. 1: Ontogeny and Systematics of Fishes   
  Page(s): 239-244   
  Publisher: American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists   
  Publication Place: Lawrence, Kansas, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0748-0539   
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  Reference for: Myctophum   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Stiassny, Melanie L. J. / Stiassny, Melanie L. J., Lynne R. Parenti, and G. David Johnson  
  Publication Date: 1996   
  Article/Chapter Title: Basal Ctenosquamate Relationships and the Interrelationships of the Myctophiform (Scopelomorph) Fishes   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Interrelationships of Fishes   
  Page(s): xiii + 496   
  Publisher: Academic Press   
  Publication Place: San DIego, California, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-12-670950-5   
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