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Giant Oarfish
Regalecus glesne Ascanius, 1772

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Lampriformes »  family Regalecidae - oarfishes

Scientific synonyms

Cephalepis octomaculatus Rafinesque, 1810
Cepola gladius Walbaum, 1792
Gymnetrus ascanii Shaw, 1803
Gymnetrus banksii Valenciennes, 1835
Gymnetrus capensis Valenciennes, 1835
Gymnetrus gladius Valenciennes, 1835
Gymnetrus grillii Lindroth, 1798
Gymnetrus hawkenii Bloch, 1795
Gymnetrus longiradiatus Risso, 1820
Gymnetrus telum Valenciennes, 1835

Other names

= King of Herrings
= King of the Herring
= Oar-fish
= Oarfish
= Ribbon-fish

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Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/23130]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [http://aquatab.net] [as Regalecus glesne Ascanius, 1772]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [3267]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase [http://www.fishbase.org]
CZ Hanel L., Novák J. (2007): České názvy živočichů V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces), 5. Paprskoploutví (Actinopterygii), kostnatí (Neopterygii) - stříbrnicotvární (Argentiniformes), ďasové (Lophiiformes), Národní muzeum (zoologické oddělení), Praha, 91 str. [as Regalecus glesne Ascanius, 1772]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2013

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