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Gigantactis savagei  Bertelsen, Pietsch and Lavenberg, 1981
Taxonomic Serial No.: 690471

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
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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  
                                  OrderLophiiformes  – baudroies, anglerfishes  
                                           FamilyGigantactinidae  – whipnose anglerfishes, deepsea anglerfishes, whipnoses  
                                              GenusGigantactis Brauer, 1902  
                                                 SpeciesGigantactis savagei Bertelsen, Pietsch and Lavenberg, 1981  

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  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 27-Sep-2004, website (version 16-Sep-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Gigantactis savagei   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Bertelsen, E., Theodore W. Pietsch, and Robert J. Lavenberg  
  Publication Date: 1981   
  Article/Chapter Title: Ceratioid anglerfishes of the family Gigantactinidae: morphology, systematics, and distribution   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Contributions in Science, no. 332   
  Page(s): vi + 74   
  Publisher: Natural History Museum of Los Angles County   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0459-113   
  Reference for: original description   

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