Taxon profile



kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  superorder Teleostei


Functions restricted to taxon Lophiiformes

[There are yet no texts for this record.]

Included taxa

Number of records: 18

family Lophiidae - goosefishes or monkfishes
family Antennariidae - frogfishes
family Brachionichthyidae - warty anglerfishes
family Chaunacidae - sea toads
family Ogcocephalidae - batfishes
family Himantolophidae - footballfishes
family Diceratiidae
family Oneirodidae
family Ceratiidae - seadevils
family Gigantactinidae - whipnoses

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [order/44]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Lophiiformes]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
EN Australian Faunal Directory [9bfaf930-a9bd-4e3b-95de-3984eb3d22f7]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Lophiiformes]
Data retrieved on: 19 January 2015
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 Lophiiformes]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2013

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