Taxon profile


Longnose Tapirfish
Polyacanthonotus challengeri Vaillant, 1888

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Notacanthiformes »  family Notacanthidae - spiny eels »  genus Polyacanthonotus

Scientific synonyms

Macdonaldia alta Gill & Townsend, 1897
Macdonaldia challengeri (Vaillant, 1888)
Macdonaldia longa Gill & Townsend, 1897
Notacanthus challengeri Vaillant, 1888
Polyacanthonotus altus (Gill & Townsend, 1897)
Polyacanthonotus longus (Gill & Townsend, 1897)

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Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/21268]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Polyacanthonotus challengeri (Vaillant, 1888)]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [6956]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ Hanel L., Novák J. (2001): České názvy živočichů V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces), 2. Nozdratí (Sarcopterygii), paprskoploutví (Actinopterygii) /mnohoploutví (Polypteriformes) – bezostní (Clupeiformes), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 64 pp. [as Polyacanthonotus challengeri Vaillant, 1888]
Data retrieved on: 5 June 2013

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