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Himantolophus  Reinhardt, 1837
Taxonomic Serial No.: 164623

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Corynolophus Gill, 1878
  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 à nageoires rayonnées  
                            OrderLophiiformes  – baudroies, anglerfishes  
                                     FamilyHimantolophidae  – footballfishes, peces balón, poissons-football, deepsea anglerfishes  
                                        GenusHimantolophus Reinhardt, 1837  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Species Himantolophus albinares Maul, 1961  
                                           Species Himantolophus appelii (Clarke, 1878)  
                                           Species Himantolophus azurlucens Beebe and Crane, 1947  
                                           Species Himantolophus borealis Kharin, 1984  
                                           Species Himantolophus brevirostris (Regan, 1925)  
                                           Species Himantolophus compressus (Osório, 1912)  
                                           Species Himantolophus cornifer Bertelsen and Krefft, 1988  
                                           Species Himantolophus crinitus Bertelsen and Krefft, 1988  
                                           Species Himantolophus danae Regan and Trewavas, 1932  
                                           Species Himantolophus groenlandicus Reinhardt, 1837 – Atlantic footballfish 
                                           Species Himantolophus macroceras Bertelsen and Krefft, 1988  
                                           Species Himantolophus macroceratoides Bertelsen and Krefft, 1988  
                                           Species Himantolophus mauli Bertelsen and Krefft, 1988  
                                           Species Himantolophus melanolophus Bertelsen and Krefft, 1988  
                                           Species Himantolophus multifurcatus Bertelsen and Krefft, 1988  
                                           Species Himantolophus nigricornis Bertelsen and Krefft, 1988  
                                           Species Himantolophus paucifilosus Bertelsen and Krefft, 1988  
                                           Species Himantolophus pseudalbinares Bertelsen and Krefft, 1988  
                                           Species Himantolophus sagamius (Tanaka, 1918) – Pacific footballfish 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of Fishes, 27-Sep-2004, website (version 16-Sep-04)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Reference for: Himantolophus   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Himantolophus   
  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: Himantolophus   
  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: Himantolophus   
  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: Himantolophus   

 Geographic Information
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