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Cubiceps Lowe, 1843

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Scombriformes »  family Nomeidae - flotsamfishes or driftfishes

Included taxa

Number of records: 10

species Cubiceps baxteri McCulloch, 1923 - Black Fathead
species Cubiceps caeruleus Regan, 1914 - Blue Fathead
species Cubiceps capensis (Smith, 1845) - Cape Cigarfish
species Cubiceps gracilis Lowe, 1843 - Driftfish
species Cubiceps kotlyari Agafonova, 1988
species Cubiceps macrolepis Agafonova, 1988 - Large-scale Cigarfish
species Cubiceps nanus Agafonova, 1988 - Dwarf Cigarfish
species Cubiceps paradoxus Butler, 1979 - Longfin Cigarfish
species Cubiceps pauciradiatus Günther, 1872 - Bigeye Cigarfish
species Cubiceps whiteleggii (Waite, 1894) - Coastal Cubehead

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/1058]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Cubiceps Lowe, 1843]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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