Taxon profile


Chiasmodon Johnson, 1864

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  family Chiasmodontidae - swallowers

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Included taxa

Number of records: 5

species Chiasmodon bolangeri Osório, 1909
species Chiasmodon braueri Weber, 1913
species Chiasmodon lavenbergi Prokofiev, 2008
species Chiasmodon niger Johnson, 1864 - Black Swallower
species Chiasmodon subniger Garman, 1899

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [genus/2065]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Chiasmodon Johnson, 1864]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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