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Lycodes  Reinhardt, 1831
Taxonomic Serial No.: 165255

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Aprodon Gilbert, 1890
    Lycodopsis Vaillant, 1888
  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  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderPerciformes  – perch-like fishes  
                               SuborderZoarcoidei  – zoarcoids  
                                  FamilyZoarcidae Swainson, 1839 – lycodes, viruelas, eelpouts, viviparous blennies  
                                     GenusLycodes Reinhardt, 1831  
    Direct Children:  
                                        SpeciesLycodes adolfi Nielsen and Fosså, 1993  
                                        SpeciesLycodes albolineatus Andriashev, 1955  
                                        SpeciesLycodes albonotatus (Taranetz and Andriashev, 1934)  
                                        SpeciesLycodes brevipes Bean, 1890 – shortfin eelpout 
                                        SpeciesLycodes brunneofasciatus Suvorov, 1935  
                                        SpeciesLycodes caudimaculatus Matsubara, 1936  
                                        SpeciesLycodes colletti Popov, 1931  
                                        SpeciesLycodes concolor Gill and Townsend, 1897 – ebony eelpout 
                                        SpeciesLycodes cortezianus (Gilbert, 1890) – bigfin eelpout 
                                        SpeciesLycodes diapterus Gilbert, 1892 – black eelpout 
                                        SpeciesLycodes esmarkii Collett, 1875 – Esmark's eelpout, greater eelpout, lycode d'Esmark 
                                        SpeciesLycodes eudipleurostictus Jensen, 1902  
                                        SpeciesLycodes fasciatus (Schmidt, 1904) – banded eelpout 
                                        SpeciesLycodes frigidus Collett, 1879  
                                        SpeciesLycodes fulvus Toyoshima, 1985  
                                        SpeciesLycodes gracilis Sars, 1867  
                                        SpeciesLycodes heinemanni Soldatov, 1916  
                                        SpeciesLycodes hubbsi Matsubara, 1955  
                                        SpeciesLycodes japonicus Matsubara and Iwai, 1951  
                                        SpeciesLycodes jenseni Taranetz and Andriashev, 1935  
                                        SpeciesLycodes jugoricus Knipowitsch, 1906 – shulupaoluk 
                                        SpeciesLycodes knipowitschi Popov, 1931  
                                        SpeciesLycodes lavalaei Vladykov and Tremblay, 1936 – lycode du Labrador, Newfoundland eelpout 
                                        SpeciesLycodes luetkenii Collett, 1880  
                                        SpeciesLycodes macrochir Schmidt in Taranetz, 1937  
                                        SpeciesLycodes macrolepis Taranetz and Andriashev, 1935  
                                        SpeciesLycodes marisalbi Knipowitsch, 1906  
                                        SpeciesLycodes matsubarai Toyoshima, 1985  
                                        SpeciesLycodes mcallisteri Møller, 2001  
                                        SpeciesLycodes microlepidotus Schmidt, 1950  
                                        SpeciesLycodes microporus Toyoshima in Amaoka et al., 1983  
                                        SpeciesLycodes mucosus Richardson, 1855 – saddled eelpout 
                                        SpeciesLycodes nakamurae (Tanaka, 1914)  
                                        SpeciesLycodes obscurus Toyoshima, 1985  
                                        SpeciesLycodes ocellatus Toyoshima, 1985  
                                        SpeciesLycodes paamiuti Møller, 2001  
                                        SpeciesLycodes pacificus Collett, 1879 – blackbelly eelpout, viruela panza negra 
                                        SpeciesLycodes palearis Gilbert, 1896 – wattled eelpout 
                                        SpeciesLycodes pallidus Collett, 1879 – pale eelpout, lycode pâle 
                                        SpeciesLycodes paucilepidotus Toyoshima, 1985  
                                        SpeciesLycodes pectoralis Toyoshima, 1985  
                                        SpeciesLycodes polaris (Sabine, 1824) – lycode polaire, Canadian eelpout 
                                        SpeciesLycodes raridens Taranetz and Andriashev in Andriashev, 1937 – sparse-toothed lycod, marbled eelpout 
                                        SpeciesLycodes reticulatus Reinhardt, 1835 – Arctic eelpout, lycode arctique 
                                        SpeciesLycodes rossi Malmgren, 1865 – threespot eelpout 
                                        SpeciesLycodes sadoensis Toyoshima and Honma, 1980  
                                        SpeciesLycodes sagittarius McAllister, 1976 – archer eelpout 
                                        SpeciesLycodes schmidti Gratzianov, 1907  
                                        SpeciesLycodes semenovi Popov, 1931  
                                        SpeciesLycodes seminudus Reinhardt, 1837 – halfnaked lycodes 
                                        SpeciesLycodes sigmatoides Lindberg and Krasyukova, 1975  
                                        SpeciesLycodes soldatovi Taranetz and Andriashev, 1935  
                                        SpeciesLycodes squamiventer Jensen, 1904  
                                        SpeciesLycodes tanakae Jordan and Thompson, 1914  
                                        SpeciesLycodes teraoi Katayama, 1943  
                                        SpeciesLycodes terraenovae Collett, 1896 – Atlantic eelpout 
                                        SpeciesLycodes toyamensis (Katayama, 1941)  
                                        SpeciesLycodes turneri Bean, 1879 – polar eelpout 
                                        SpeciesLycodes uschakovi Popov, 1931  
                                        SpeciesLycodes vahlii Reinhardt, 1831 – Vahl's eelpout, lycode à carreaux, checker eelpout 
                                        SpeciesLycodes yamatoi Toyoshima, 1985  
                                        SpeciesLycodes ygreknotatus Schmidt, 1950  
                                      GenusLycodes Reinhardt, 1831 incertae sedis  
    Children with Uncertain Position:  
                                        SpeciesLycodes bathybius Schmidt, 1950  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Lycodes   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Lycodes   
  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: Lycodes   

 Geographic Information
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