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Ariosoma  Swainson, 1838
Taxonomic Serial No.: 161343

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Congrellus Ogilby, 1898
    Alloconger Jordan and Hubbs, 1925
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2004   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                   SuperclassActinopterygii  – ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes, poisson épineux, poissons ŕ nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderAnguilliformes  – eels, anguilles  
                                  FamilyCongridae  – conger eels, congers, congres, congrios  
                                        GenusAriosoma Swainson, 1838  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Species Ariosoma anago (Temminck and Schlegel, 1846)  
                                           Species Ariosoma anagoides (Bleeker, 1853)  
                                           Species Ariosoma anale (Poey, 1860) – longtrunk conger, congrio estirado 
                                           Species Ariosoma balearicum (Delaroche, 1809) – bandtooth conger, congrio algino, congrio balear 
                                           Species Ariosoma bauchotae Karrer, 1982  
                                           Species Ariosoma coquettei Smith and Kanazawa, 1977  
                                           Species Ariosoma gilberti (Ogilby, 1898) – sharpnose conger, congrio narigón 
                                           Species Ariosoma major (Asano, 1958)  
                                           Species Ariosoma marginatum (Vaillant and Sauvage, 1875)  
                                           Species Ariosoma mauritianum (Pappenheim, 1914)  
                                           Species Ariosoma meeki (Jordan and Snyder, 1900)  
                                           Species Ariosoma megalops Fowler, 1938  
                                           Species Ariosoma mellissii (Günther, 1870)  
                                           Species Ariosoma nancyae Shen, 1998  
                                           Species Ariosoma nigrimanum Norman, 1939  
                                           Species Ariosoma obud Herre, 1923  
                                           Species Ariosoma ophidiophthalmus Karmovskaya, 1991  
                                           Species Ariosoma opistophthalmus (Ranzani, 1839)  
                                           Species Ariosoma scheelei (Strömman, 1896)  
                                           Species Ariosoma selenops Reid, 1934  
                                           Species Ariosoma shiroanago (Asano, 1958)  
                                           Species Ariosoma sokotranum Karmovskaya, 1991  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 13-May-2004, website (version 10-May-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Ariosoma   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Ariosoma   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Eschmeyer, William N.  
  Publication Date: 1990   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Genera of Recent Fishes   
  Page(s): iii + 697   
  Publisher: California Academy of Sciences   
  Publication Place: San Francisco, CA, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-940228-23-8   
  Reference for: Ariosoma   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Eschmeyer, William N., ed.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Catalog of Fishes   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Special Publication of the Center for Biodiversity Research and Information, no. 1, vol 1-3   
  Page(s): 2905   
  Publisher: California Academy of Sciences   
  Publication Place: San Francisco, California, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-940228-47-5   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Ariosoma   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Nelson, Joseph S.  
  Publication Date: 1994   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Fishes of the World, Third Edition   
  Page(s): xvii + 600   
  Publisher: John Wiley and Sons   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-471-54713-1   
  Reference for: Ariosoma   

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