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Latimeria chalumnae  Smith, 1939
Taxonomic Serial No.: 649768

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Malania anjouanae Smith, 1953
  Common Name(s): West Indian Ocean coelacanth [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  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  
                            FamilyLatimeriidae  – coelacanths  
                               GenusLatimeria Smith, 1939  
                                  SpeciesLatimeria chalumnae Smith, 1939 – West Indian Ocean coelacanth  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 02-Mar-2017, website (version 02-Mar-17)  
  Acquired: 2017   
  Notes: Eschmeyer, W. N. (ed). Catalog of Fishes. ( Electronic version accessed 02-Mar-2017   
  Reference for: Latimeria chalumnae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Van der Laan, Richard, William N. Eschmeyer, and Ronald Fricke  
  Publication Date: 2014   
  Article/Chapter Title: Family-group names of Recent fishes   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zootaxa, Monograph 3882   
  Page(s): 1-230   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1175-5326   
  Reference for: Latimeria chalumnae   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Indo-West Pacific  






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