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IRMNG taxon details

Echeneidae

110254  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:110254)

accepted
Family
Genus Echeneis Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Phtheirichthys Gill, 1862
Genus Remora Gill, 1862

Genus Echensis accepted as Echeneis Linnaeus, 1758 (misspelling)
Genus Echineis Swainson, 1838 accepted as Echeneis Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Echneis accepted as Echeneis Linnaeus, 1758 (misspelling)
Genus Leptecheneis Gill, 1864 accepted as Echeneis Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Phthierichthys accepted as Phtheirichthys Gill, 1862 (misspelling)
Genus Pseudoremora Taranetz, 1937 accepted as Remora Gill, 1862
Genus Remilegia Gill, 1862 accepted as Remora Gill, 1862
Genus Remora Forster, 1771 (Not validly published)
Genus Remora Catesby, 1771 (Not available, published in a rejected work on Official Index (Opinion 89, Opinion 259))
Genus Remora Gouan, 1770 accepted as Remora Gill, 1862
Genus Remorina Jordan & Evermann, 1896 accepted as Remora Gill, 1862 (synonym)
Genus Remoropsis Gill, 1863 accepted as Remora Gill, 1862
Genus Rhombochirus Gill, 1863 accepted as Remora Gill, 1862
marine
recent + fossil
Not documented
IRMNG (2018). Echeneidae. Accessed at: http://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=110254 on 2020-05-26
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 (1993) (as Echeneididae) [details]   

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

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

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