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Tylosurus giganteus  (Temminck and Schlegel, 1846)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 165557

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s):    
  Valid Name: Tylosurus crocodilus crocodilus (Péron and Lesueur in Lesueur, 1821)
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: invalid - junior synonym   
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

  Expert: Bruce B. Collette  
  Notes: Senior Scientist, National Systematics Laboratory, National Marine Fisheries Service; Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Washington, DC, USA   
  Reference for: Tylosurus giganteus    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Tylosurus giganteus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Jordan, David Starr, Shigeho Tanaka, and John Otterbein Snyder  
  Publication Date: 1913   
  Article/Chapter Title: A Catalogue of the Fishes of Japan   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Journal of the College of Science, Tokyo Imperial University, vol. 33, pt. 1   
  Page(s): 1-497   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Tylosurus giganteus   

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