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Ogcocephalus rostellum  Bradbury, 1980
Taxonomic Serial No.: 164585

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s): palefin batfish [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  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   
                         SuperorderParacanthopterygii   
                            OrderLophiiformes  – baudroies, anglerfishes  
                               SuborderOgcocephalioidei   
                                  SuperfamilyOgcocephalioidea   
                                     FamilyOgcocephalidae Jordan, 1895 – batfishes, chauves-souris de mer, murciélagos  
                                        GenusOgcocephalus Fischer, 1813  
                                           SpeciesOgcocephalus rostellum Bradbury, 1980 – palefin batfish  
       

 References
       
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  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 27-Sep-2004, website (version 16-Sep-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Notes: http://www.calacademy.org/research/ichthyology/catalog/   
  Reference for: Ogcocephalus rostellum   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Ogcocephalus rostellum   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Bradbury, Margaret G.  
  Publication Date: 1980   
  Article/Chapter Title: A revision of the fish genus Ogcocephalus with descriptions of new species from the western Atlantic Ocean (Ogcocephalidae; Lophiiformes)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences (Series 4), vol. 42, no. 7   
  Page(s): 229-285   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0068-547X   
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  Reference for: original description   
       
  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   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 1545-150X   
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  Reference for: Ogcocephalus rostellum   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nelson, Joseph S., Edwin J. Crossman, H. Espinosa-Pérez, L. T. Findley, C. R. Gilbert, et al., eds.  
  Publication Date: 2004   
  Article/Chapter Title: Common and scientific names of fishes from the United States, Canada, and Mexico, Sixth Edition   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Fisheries Society Special Publication, no. 29   
  Page(s): ix + 386   
  Publisher: American Fisheries Society   
  Publication Place: Bethesda, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-888569-61-1, 0097-0638  
  Notes: Full author list: Nelson, Joseph S., Edwin J. Crossman, Héctor Espinosa-Pérez, Lloyd T. Findley, Carter R. Gilbert, Robert N. Lea, and James D. Williams   
  Reference for: Ogcocephalus rostellum, palefin batfish [English]   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Robins, Richard C., Reeve M. Bailey, Carl E. Bond, James R. Brooker, Ernest A. Lachner, et al.  
  Publication Date: 1991   
  Article/Chapter Title: Common and Scientific Names of Fishes from the United States and Canada, Fifth Edition   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Fisheries Society Special Publication, no. 20   
  Page(s): 183   
  Publisher: American Fisheries Society   
  Publication Place: Bethesda, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-913235-70-9, 0097-0638  
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  Reference for: Ogcocephalus rostellum, palefin batfish [English]   
       

 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: Western Atlantic Ocean  
       
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 Comments
       
  Comment: Nelson et al. (2004) Occurrence values: A  
 

 

   

 
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