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Stomias boa boa  (Risso, 1810)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 622708

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subspecies  
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassOsteichthyes  – bony fishes, poissons osseux, osteíceto, peixe ósseo  
                      ClassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons à nageoires rayonnées  
                         SubclassNeopterygii  – neopterygians  
                                        FamilyStomiidae  – dragons à écailles, peces demonios, dragonfishes, scaly dragonfishes, barbeled dragonfishes  
                                           SubfamilyStomiinae  – scaly dragonfishes  
                                              GenusStomias Cuvier, 1816 – scaly dragonfishes  
                                                 SpeciesStomias boa (Risso, 1810) – boa dragonfish  
                                                    SubspeciesStomias boa boa (Risso, 1810)  

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 08-Nov-2004, website (version 08-Nov-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Stomias boa boa   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Hartel, Karsten E., and James E. Craddock / Collette, Bruce B., and Grace Klein-MacPhee, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2002   
  Article/Chapter Title: Dragonfishes and Viperfishes: Family Stomiidae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bigelow and Schroeder's Fishes of the Gulf of Maine, Third Edition   
  Page(s): 191-194   
  Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press   
  Publication Place: Washington, DC, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-56098-951-3   
  Reference for: Stomias boa boa   

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