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Notoscopelus elongatus kroyeri  (Malm, 1861)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 623879

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subspecies  
  Synonym(s): Notoscopelus kroeyeri (Malm, 1861)
    Scopelus kroeyeri Malm, 1861
    Scopelus kroyeri Malm, 1861
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 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  
                               FamilyMyctophidae  – linternillas, poissons-lanternes, lanternfishes  
                                     GenusNotoscopelus Günther, 1864  
                                        SpeciesNotoscopelus elongatus (Costa, 1844) – a lanternfish  
                                           SubspeciesNotoscopelus elongatus kroyeri (Malm, 1861)  

  Expert: William N. Eschmeyer   
  Notes: Senior Curator and Chairman, Department of Ichthyology, California Academy of Sciences, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, CA 94118-4599, USA   
  Reference for: Notoscopelus elongatus kroyeri    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 17-Mar-2003, website (version 13-Mar-03)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Reference for: Notoscopelus elongatus kroyeri   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Moore, Jon A., Karsten E. Hartel, James E. Craddock, and John K. Galbraith   
  Publication Date: 2003   
  Article/Chapter Title: An annotated list of deepwater fishes from off the New England region, with new area records   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Northeastern Naturalist, vol. 10, no. 2   
  Page(s): 159-248   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1092-6194   
  Reference for: Notoscopelus elongatus kroyeri   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Western Atlantic Ocean  



  Comment: Eschmeyer (personal communication, May 2003) notes that this was "originally as *kröyeri* [not as *kröyerii as in Eschmeyer et al. 1998]; according to Article of the Code, if the name is not based on a German word, the "e" should not be added; correct is apparently *Scopelus kroyeri*"  



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