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Benthodesmus elongatus

(Clarke 1879)
  

Benthodesmus elongatus was originally described as Lepidopus elongatus by Clarke in 1879. It belongs to the family Trichiuridae and subfamily Aphanopodinae. It is commonly known as Elongate frostfish but has many other common names such as in Australia as Slender frostfish, in USA (contiguous states) as Frostfish, in South Africa as Slender frostfish, in France as Poisson sabre long, in New Zealand as Bigeye scabbard fish. more common names It is found in Salt water and its distribution is Southern circumglobal, including western Mascarenes.
Species   elongatus
AuthorWI   Clarke [F. E.]
AuthorNI   Clarke
Qualification   ---
Year   1879
Status   Valid
Class  
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Order  
Scombriformes Scombriformes
Family   Trichiuridae
Subfamily  
Aphanopodinae Aphanopodinae
Genus   Benthodesmus
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Scombriformes
Family   Trichiuridae
Subfamily   Aphanopodinae
Genus   Benthodesmus
Original Name   Lepidopus        
Taxon Name   elongatus
Original Combination   Lepidopus elongatus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Lepidopus elongatus
OriginalSubGenus   Lepidopus
Original Author   Clarke
Original AuthorWI   Clarke [F. E.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1879
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Aphanopodinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Hokitika Beach, South Island, New Zealand.
Primary Code   Holotype
Primary Type   NMNZ (missing)
Page   294
Illustrations   Pl. 14

SubSpecies AuthorWI   ---
Qualification SS   ---

Original QualificationSS   ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI   ---


Current Genus Species   Benthodesmus elongatus
Current Species   elongatus
Current Genus   Benthodesmus
Current AuthorWI   Clarke [F. E.]
Current AuthorNI   Clarke
Current Year   1879
Current Family   Trichiuridae
Current Subfamily  
Aphanopodinae Aphanopodinae

Habitat   benthopelagic        
Water   Salt water
Depth Range   From 260 to 950 meters.
   
Distribution   Southern circumglobal, including western Mascarenes.

Current Summary   Valid as Benthodesmus elongatus  (Clarke 1879). Trichiuridae: Aphanopodinae.
 
Name History   • Valid as Benthodesmus elongatus  (Clarke 1879) -- (Parin & Bekker 1973:463 [ref. 7206], Nakamura in Okamura et al. 1982:267, 390 [ref. 8256], Eschmeyer & Herald 1983:266 [ref. 9277], Parin in Whitehead et al. 1986:978 [ref. 13676], Nakamura 1986:830 [ref. 5696], Nakamura in Nakamura et al. 1986:280 [ref. 14235], Scott & Scott 1988:447 [ref. 25518], Pequeño 1989:67 [ref. 14125], Paulin et al. 1989:229 [ref. 24556], McAllister 1990:178 [ref. 14674], Nakamura & Parin 1993:74 [ref. 21769], Gomon et al. 1994:817 [ref. 22532], Nakamura in Fischer et al. 1995:1642 [ref. 22830], Nakabo 2000:1342 [ref. 25182], Nakabo 2002:1342 [ref. 26193], Menezes in Menezes et al. 2003:102 [ref. 27192], Bray et al. 2006:1763 [ref. 29091], Gomon 2008:780 [ref. 30616], Fricke et al. 2009:111 [ref. 30213]).

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aomori Benthodesmus aomori (Jordan [D. S.] & Snyder [J. O.] 1901)Synonym
atlanticus Benthodesmus atlanticus Goode [G. B.] & Bean [T. H.] 1896Synonym
benjamini Benthodesmus benjamini Fowler [H. W.] 1938Synonym
elongatus elongatus Benthodesmus elongatus elongatus (Clarke [F. E.] 1879)Valid
elongatus pacificus Benthodesmus elongatus pacificus Parin [N. V.] & Becker [V. E.] 1970Valid
elongatus simonyi Benthodesmus elongatus simonyi (Steindachner [F.] 1891)Valid
macrophthalmus Benthodesmus macrophthalmus Parin [N. V.] & Becker [V. E.] 1970Valid
neglectus Benthodesmus neglectus Parin [N. V.] 1976Valid
oligoradiatus Benthodesmus oligoradiatus Parin [N. V.] & Becker [V. E.] 1970Valid
pacificus Benthodesmus pacificus Parin [N. V.] & Becker [V. E.] 1970Valid
papua Benthodesmus papua Parin [N. V.] 1978Valid
simonyi Benthodesmus simonyi (Steindachner [F.] 1891)Valid
suluensis Benthodesmus suluensis Parin [N. V.] 1976Valid
tenuis Benthodesmus tenuis (Günther [A.] 1877)Valid
tuckeri Benthodesmus tuckeri Parin [N. V.] & Becker [V. E.] 1970Valid
vityazi Benthodesmus vityazi Parin [N. V.] & Becker [V. E.] 1970Valid
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