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Rhynchoceratias acanthirostris
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Rhynchoceratias acanthirostris


Rhynchoceratias acanthirostris was originally described as Rhynchoceratias acanthirostris by Parr in 1927. It belongs to the family Himantolophidae. It is found in Salt water.
Species   acanthirostris
AuthorWI   Parr [A. E.]
AuthorNI   Parr
Qualification   ---
Year   1927
Status   Synonym
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Lophiiformes Lophiiformes
Family   Himantolophidae
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Genus   Rhynchoceratias
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Lophiiformes
Family   Himantolophidae
Genus   Rhynchoceratias
Original Name   Rhynchoceratias        
Taxon Name   acanthirostris
Original Combination   Rhynchoceratias acanthirostris
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Rhynchoceratias acanthirostris
OriginalSubGenus   Rhynchoceratias
Original Author   Parr
Original AuthorWI   Parr [A. E.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1927
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Western Atlantic, Tongue of the Ocean, Bahamas, 23°37'N, 77°15'W, 7000 feet wire out.
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Moore & Boardman 1991:16 [ref. 16741].
Primary Code   Holotype (unique)
Primary Type   YPM 2011
Journal   Bull. Bingham Oceanogr. Collect. Yale Univ.
Citation   v. 3 (art. 1)
Page   31
Illustrations   Fig. 11

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Melanocetus murrayi
Current Species murrayi
Current Genus Melanocetus
Current AuthorWI Günther [A.]
Current AuthorNI Günther
Current Year 1887
Current Family Himantolophidae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat Marine.        
Water Salt water

Current Summary   Synonym of Melanocetus murrayi  Günther 1887. Melanocetidae.
Name History   •Synonym of Melanocetus murrayi Günther 1887 -- (Bertelsen 1990:493 [ref. 15654], Pietsch 2009:366 [ref. 30766]).

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altirostris Rhynchoceratias altirostris Regan [C. T.] & Trewavas [E.] 1932In family
brevirostris Rhynchoceratias brevirostris Regan [C. T.] 1925Synonym
latirhinus Rhynchoceratias latirhinus (Parr [A. E.] 1927)Synonym
leucorhinus Rhynchoceratias leucorhinus Regan [C. T.] 1925In family
longipinnis Rhynchoceratias longipinnis Parr [A. E.] 1930Synonym
oncorhynchus Rhynchoceratias oncorhynchus Regan [C. T.] 1925In family
rostratus Rhynchoceratias rostratus Regan [C. T.] 1925Synonym
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