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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 Slender frostfish in Australia, Frostfish in USA, Slender frostfish in South Africa, Poisson sabre long in France, Bigeye scabbard fish in New Zealand. more common names It is found in Salt water.
Species   elongatus
AuthorWI   Clarke [F. E.]
AuthorNI   Clarke
Qualification   ---
Year   1879
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Scombriformes Scombriformes
Family   Trichiuridae
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 ---

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 Marine.        
Water Salt water
Depth Range From 260 to 950 meters.

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], Duffy & Ahyong 2015:118 [ref. 36167], Stewart 2015:1619 [ref. 34196], Nión et al. 2016:53 [ref. 35565], Fricke et al. 2018:361 [ref. 35805], Carneiro et al. 2019:164 [ref. 37250]).

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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)Synonym
elongatus pacificus Benthodesmus elongatus pacificus Parin [N. V.] & Becker [V. E.] 1970Synonym
elongatus simonyi Benthodesmus elongatus simonyi (Steindachner [F.] 1891)Synonym
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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