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IRMNG taxon details

Myctophidae

114691  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:114691)

accepted
Family
Genus Acrognathus Agassiz in Mantell, 1836 †
Genus Bavariscopelus Schwarzhans, 2010 †
Genus Benthosema Goode & Bean, 1896
Genus Bolinichthys Paxton, 1972
Genus Centrobranchus Fowler, 1904
Genus Ceratoscopelus Günther, 1864
Genus Diaphus Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1890
Genus Diogenichthys Bolin, 1939
Genus Electrona Goode & Bean, 1896
Genus Gonichthys Gistel, 1850
Genus Gymnoscopelus Günther, 1873
Genus Hintonia Fraser-Brunner, 1949
Genus Hygophum Bolin, 1939
Genus Idiolychnus Nafpaktitis & Paxton, 1978
Genus Krefftichthys Hulley, 1981
Genus Lampadena Goode & Bean in Gill, 1893
Genus Lampanyctodes Fraser-Brunner, 1949
Genus Lampanyctus Bonaparte, 1840
Genus Lampichthys Fraser-Brunner, 1949
Genus Lepidophanes Fraser-Brunner, 1949
Genus Lobianchia Gatti, 1904
Genus Loweina Fowler, 1925
Genus Macrostoma Risso, 1827
Genus Metelectrona Wisner, 1963
Genus Myctophidarum †
Genus Myctophum Rafinesque, 1810
Genus Nannobrachium Günther, 1887
Genus Nanobrachium Günther, 1887
Genus Notolychnus Fraser-Brunner, 1949
Genus Notoscopelus Günther, 1864
Genus Oligophus Gregorova, 2004 †
Genus Paralampadena Schwarzhans, 2013 †
Genus Parvilux Hubbs & Wisner, 1964
Genus Protomyctophum Fraser-Brunner, 1949
Genus Scopelopsis Brauer, 1906
Genus Serpe Risso, 1810
Genus Stenobrachius Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1890
Genus Symbolophorus Bolin & Wisner in Bolin, 1959
Genus Taaningichthys Bolin, 1959
Genus Tarletonbeania Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1890
Genus Triphoturus Fraser-Brunner, 1949

Genus Aethoprora Goode & Bean, 1896 accepted as Diaphus Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1890
Genus Alysia Lowe, 1839 accepted as Gonichthys Gistel, 1850
Genus Bentosema accepted as Benthosema Goode & Bean, 1896 (misspelling)
Genus Bolinichthyes accepted as Bolinichthys Paxton, 1972
Genus Catablemella Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1890 accepted as Notoscopelus Günther, 1864
Genus Cavelampus Whitley, 1933 accepted as Diaphus Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1890
Genus Collettia Goode & Bean, 1896 accepted as Diaphus Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1890
Genus Ctenoscopelus Fraser-Brunner, 1949 accepted as Myctophum Rafinesque, 1810
Genus Dasyscopelus Günther, 1864 accepted as Myctophum Rafinesque, 1810
Genus Diogenichthye accepted as Diogenichthys Bolin, 1939 (misspelling)
Genus Diogenys Garman, 1899 accepted as Diogenichthys Bolin, 1939 (lapsus calami)
Genus Dorsadena Coleman & Nafpaktitis, 1972 accepted as Lampadena Goode & Bean in Gill, 1893
Genus Elampa Fraser-Brunner, 1949 accepted as Electrona Goode & Bean, 1896
Genus Elampadena Whitley, 1953 accepted as Electrona Goode & Bean, 1896
Genus Hierops Fraser-Brunner, 1949 accepted as Protomyctophum Fraser-Brunner, 1949
Genus Hyperphotops Fraser-Brunner, 1949 accepted as Lobianchia Gatti, 1904
Genus Lampanctus accepted as Lampanyctus Bonaparte, 1840 (misspelling)
Genus Lampanictus accepted as Lampanyctus Bonaparte, 1840 (misspelling)
Genus Lampanyctas Carus, 1893 accepted as Lampanyctus Bonaparte, 1840
Genus Lampichthyes accepted as Lampichthys Fraser-Brunner, 1949
Genus Lamprossa Jordan & Hubbs, 1925 accepted as Diaphus Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1890
Genus Lebianchia accepted as Lobianchia Gatti, 1904 (misspelling)
Genus Lobiancha accepted as Lobianchia Gatti, 1904 (misspelling)
Genus Lychnophora Fraser-Brunner, 1949 accepted as Lampadena Goode & Bean in Gill, 1893
Genus Mictophum Rafinesque, 1810 accepted as Myctophum Rafinesque, 1810
Genus Mychtophum accepted as Myctophum Rafinesque, 1810 (misspelling)
Genus Myctoophum accepted as Myctophum Rafinesque, 1810 (misspelling)
Genus Nannobranchium Goode & Bean, 1895 accepted as Nannobrachium Günther, 1887
Genus Nanobranchium Goode & Bean, 1895 accepted as Nannobrachium Günther, 1887
Genus Nasolychnus Smith, 1933 accepted as Gymnoscopelus Günther, 1873
Genus Notoscopellus accepted as Notoscopelus Günther, 1864 (misspelling)
Genus Nychtophus Cocco, 1838 accepted as Myctophum Rafinesque, 1810
Genus Nyctimaster Jordan, 1921 accepted as Lampanyctus Bonaparte, 1840
Genus Nyctophus Cocco, 1829 accepted as Diaphus Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1890
Genus Nyctophys accepted as Myctophum Rafinesque, 1810
Genus Pantophos Jordan & Hubbs, 1925 accepted as Diaphus Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1890
Genus Paralampanyctus Kotthaus, 1972 accepted as Nannobrachium Günther, 1887
Genus Pareiophus Nafpaktitis, 1975 accepted as Notoscopelus Günther, 1864
Genus Promacheon Weber, 1913 accepted as Lampanyctus Bonaparte, 1840
Genus Pseudodiaphus Tåning, 1918 accepted as Lobianchia Gatti, 1904
Genus Rhinoscopelus Lütken, 1892 accepted as Gonichthys Gistel, 1850
Genus Scopelus Fraser-Brunner, 1949 accepted as Symbolophorus Bolin & Wisner in Bolin, 1959
Genus Scopilus Swainson, 1838 accepted as Myctophum Rafinesque, 1810
Genus Serpa Cloquet, 1827 accepted as Serpe Cloquet, 1829 accepted as Lampanyctus Bonaparte, 1840 (misspelling)
Genus Serpe Cloquet, 1829 accepted as Lampanyctus Bonaparte, 1840 (synonym)
Genus Stylophthalmoides Mazzarelli, 1912 accepted as Myctophum Rafinesque, 1810
Genus Triphotorus accepted as Triphoturus Fraser-Brunner, 1949 (misspelling)
Genus Vestula Bolin, 1946 accepted as Notolychnus Fraser-Brunner, 1949

Genus Cyphoscopelus Fowler, 1925 (uncertain, unassessed)
marine
recent + fossil
Not documented
IRMNG (2018). Myctophidae. Accessed at: http://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=114691 on 2019-12-06
Date
action
by
2006-09-19 22:00:00Z
created
2011-12-31 23:00:00Z
changed

basis of record Parker, S.P. (ed). (1982). Synopsis and Classification of Living Organisms. McGraw-Hill, New York. 2 volumes.  [details]   

current name source Eschmeyer online (Jul 2012) [details]   

extant flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   

habitat flag source FishBase [details]   
From other sources
Classification Eukaryota (Superkingdom) > Animalia (Kingdom) > Eumetazoa (Subkingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Osteichthyes (Superclass) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Myctophiformes (Order) > Myctophidae (Family) [details]

Descriptive info From FishBase: Brackish + Marine. FishBase flag: All Marine. [details]

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