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Name - Himantolophus pseudalbinares Bertelsen & Krefft 1988

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Animalia (Kingdom)
Chordata (Phylum)
Vertebrata (Subphylum)
Pisces (Group)
Osteichthyes (Group)
Lophiiformes (Order)


Original Description Reference

  • The ceratioid family Himantolophidae (Pisces, Lophiiformes). Steenstrupia, 4(2) 1988: 9-89. [Zoological Record Volume 125]

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Recent Publications

  • The ceratioid family Himantolophidae (Pisces, Lophiiformes).
  • Himantolophus pseudalbinares Bertelsen & Krefft, 1988, a junior synonym of H. albinares Maul, 1961 (Himantolophidae), with the first record from the Pacific Ocean.
  • A new species of deep-sea anglerfish, genus Himantolophus (Lophiiformes: Himantolophidae) from the Western South Pacific, with comments on the validity of H. pseudalbinares.

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