Taxon profile


Petromyzontidae Bonaparte, 1831

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Cephalaspidomorphi - lampreys and jawless fish »  order Petromyzontiformes

Included taxa

Number of records: 8

genus Caspiomyzon Berg, 1906
genus Entosphenus Gill, 1862
genus Eudontomyzon Regan, 1911
genus Ichthyomyzon Girard, 1858
genus Lampetra Bonnaterre, 1788
genus Lethenteron Creaser & Hubbs, 1922
genus Petromyzon Linnaeus, 1758
genus Tetrapleurodon Creaser & Hubbs, 1922

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [family/352]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Petromyzontidae]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CZ Hanel L., Novák J. (2001): České názvy živočichů V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces), 1. Sliznatky (Myxini), mihule (Cephalaspidomorphi), paryby (Chondrichthyes), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 53 pp. [as Petromyzontidae]
Data retrieved on: 2 June 2013
EN Sheiko B.A. (2013): On family-group names of extant fishes and fish-like vertebrates of the world, Explorations of the fauna of the seas. St. Petersburg: Zoological Institute RAS. Vol. 74 (82). P. 1–204. [as Petromyzontidae Bonaparte, 1831]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2019

Data source info

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase
[Data retrieved on: 21 May 2007]

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