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Ogcocephalus  Fischer, 1813
Taxonomic Serial No.: 164574

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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: 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  
                            OrderLophiiformes  – baudroies, anglerfishes  
                                     FamilyOgcocephalidae Jordan, 1895 – batfishes, chauves-souris de mer, murciélagos  
                                        GenusOgcocephalus Fischer, 1813  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Species Ogcocephalus corniger Bradbury, 1980 – longnose batfish, pez diablo narizón 
                                           Species Ogcocephalus cubifrons (Richardson, 1836) – polka-dot batfish, murciélago diablo 
                                           Species Ogcocephalus darwini Hubbs, 1958  
                                           Species Ogcocephalus declivirostris Bradbury, 1980 – slantbrow batfish, murciélago inclinado 
                                           Species Ogcocephalus nasutus (Cuvier, 1829) – shortnose batfish, pez diablo ñato, murciélago tapacaminos 
                                           Species Ogcocephalus notatus (Valenciennes in Cuvier and Valenciennes, 1837)  
                                           Species Ogcocephalus pantostictus Bradbury, 1980 – spotted batfish, murciélago manchado 
                                           Species Ogcocephalus parvus Longley and Hildebrand, 1940 – roughback batfish, murciélago lomo áspero 
                                           Species Ogcocephalus porrectus Garman, 1899  
                                           Species Ogcocephalus pumilus Bradbury, 1980  
                                           Species Ogcocephalus rostellum Bradbury, 1980 – palefin batfish 
                                           Species Ogcocephalus vespertilio (Linnaeus, 1758) – longnose batfish, pez diablo narizón 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 27-Sep-2004, website (version 16-Sep-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Ogcocephalus   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Ogcocephalus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Bradbury, Margaret G.  
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title: Family Ogcocephalidae Jordan 1895: batfishes   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Annotated Checklists of Fishes, no. 17   
  Page(s): 1-17   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1545-150X   
  Reference for: Ogcocephalus   
  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: Ogcocephalus   
  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: Ogcocephalus   
  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: Ogcocephalus   

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