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Benthodesmus  Goode and Bean, 1882
Taxonomic Serial No.: 172379

 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2008   
       

 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 ŕ nageoires rayonnées  
                      ClassTeleostei   
                         SuperorderAcanthopterygii   
                            OrderPerciformes  – perch-like fishes  
                               SuborderScombroidei  – ribbonfishes, albacores, bonitos, mackerels, tunas, bonites, germons, maquereaux, thons  
                                  FamilyTrichiuridae  – ribbonfishes, cutlassfishes, hairtails, sables, sabres de mer  
                                     SubfamilyAphanopodinae   
                                        GenusBenthodesmus Goode and Bean, 1882  
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                                           SpeciesBenthodesmus elongatus (Clarke, 1879) – frostfish, sable delgado, bigeyed scabbardfish, elongate frostfish, slender frostfish 
                                           SpeciesBenthodesmus macrophthalmus Parin and Becker, 1970 – bigeye frostfish 
                                           SpeciesBenthodesmus neglectus Parin, 1976 – neglected frostfish 
                                           SpeciesBenthodesmus oligoradiatus Parin and Becker, 1970 – sparse-rayed frostfish 
                                           SpeciesBenthodesmus pacificus Parin and Becker, 1970 – cintilla del Pacífico, North Pacific frostfish 
                                           SpeciesBenthodesmus papua Parin, 1978 – Papuan frostfish 
                                           SpeciesBenthodesmus simonyi (Steindachner, 1891) – cutlassfish, frostfish, cintilla del Atlántico, North Atlantic frostfish, Simony's frostfish 
                                           SpeciesBenthodesmus suluensis Parin, 1976 – Philippine frostfish 
                                           SpeciesBenthodesmus tenuis (Günther, 1877) – slender frostfish, ribbon scabbardfish, smalleye frostfish 
                                           SpeciesBenthodesmus tuckeri Parin and Becker, 1970 – Tucker's frostfish 
                                           SpeciesBenthodesmus vityazi Parin and Becker, 1970 – Vityaz's frostfish, Vityaz' frostfish 
       

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  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 23-May-2008, website (version 23-May-08)  
  Acquired: 2008   
  Notes: http://www.calacademy.org/research/ichthyology/catalog/   
  Reference for: Benthodesmus   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nakamura, I. and N.V. Parin   
  Publication Date: 1997   
  Article/Chapter Title: Snake Mackerels and Cutlassfishes of the world (Families Gempylidae and Trichiuridae): An annotated and illustrated catalogue of snake mackerels, snoeks, escolars, gemfishes, sackfishes, domine, oilfish, cutlassfishes, scabbardfishes, hairtails...   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: FAO Fisheries Synopsis (125), vol. 15   
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  Publisher: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations   
  Publication Place: Rome, Italy   
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  Reference for: Benthodesmus   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nakamura, I., and N. V. Parin   
  Publication Date: 1993   
  Article/Chapter Title: Snake Mackerels and Cutlassfishes of the World (Families Gempylidae and Trichiuridae): An Annotated and Illustrated Catalogue of the Snake Mackerels, Snoeks, Escolars, Gemfishes, Sackfishes, Domine, Oilfish, Cutlassfishes, Scabbardfishes, Hairtails...   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: FAO Fisheries Synopsis, no. 125, vol. 15   
  Page(s): vii + 136   
  Publisher: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations   
  Publication Place: Rome, Italy   
  ISBN/ISSN: 92-5-103124-X, 0014-5602  
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