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Sphagebranchini 
Taxonomic Serial No.: 635316

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Tribe  
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2004   
       

 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   
                         SuperorderElopomorpha   
                            OrderAnguilliformes  – eels, anguilles  
                               SuborderCongroidei   
                                  FamilyOphichthidae  – worm eels, snake eels, serpents de mer, tiesos  
                                     SubfamilyOphichthinae  – snake eels  
                                        TribeSphagebranchini   
    Direct Children:  
                                           Genus Apterichtus Duméril, 1806  
                                           Genus Caecula Vahl, 1794  
                                           Genus Cirrhimuraena Kaup, 1856  
                                           Genus Cirricaecula Schultz in Schultz, Herald, Lachner, Welander and Woods, 1953  
                                           Genus Hemerorhinus Weber and de Beaufort, 1916  
                                           Genus Ichthyapus Brisout de Barneville, 1847  
                                           Genus Lamnostoma Kaup, 1856  
                                           Genus Stictorhinus Böhlke and McCosker, 1975  
                                           Genus Yirrkala Whitley, 1940  
       

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Böhlke, E. B., J. E. Böhlke, M. M. Leiby, J. E. McCosker, et al. / Böhlke, Eugenia B., ed.  
  Publication Date: 1989   
  Article/Chapter Title: Orders Anguilliformes and Saccopharyngiformes   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Fishes of the Western North Atlantic, no. 1, pt. 9, vol. 1   
  Page(s): xvii + 1-656   
  Publisher: Sears Foundation for Marine Research, Yale University   
  Publication Place: New Haven, Connecticut, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-935868-45-3   
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  Reference for: Sphagebranchini   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): McCosker, John E.  
  Publication Date: 1977   
  Article/Chapter Title: The osteology, classification, and relationships of the eel family Ophichthidae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, ser. 4, vol. 41, no. 1   
  Page(s): 1-123   
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