Taxon profile


Antarctic dragonfishes
Bathydraconidae Regan, 1913

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Perciformes - perch-likes »  suborder Notothenioidei

Included taxa

Number of records: 11

genus Acanthodraco Skóra, 1995
genus Akarotaxis DeWitt & Hureau, 1979
genus Bathydraco Günther, 1878
genus Cygnodraco Waite, 1916
genus Gerlachea Dollo, 1900
genus Gymnodraco Boulenger, 1902
genus Parachaenichthys Boulenger, 1902
genus Prionodraco Regan, 1914
genus Psilodraco Norman, 1937
genus Racovitzia Dollo, 1900
genus Vomeridens DeWitt & Hureau, 1979

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [family/54]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Bathydraconidae]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
CZ Hanel, L., Plíštil, J., Novák, J. (2013): České názvy živočichů V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces). 8. Paprskoploutví (Actinopterygii) Kostnatí (Neopterygii) [Ostnoploutví (Perciformes /Elassomatoidei – Icosteidei/)], Národní muzeum (zoologické oddělení), Praha [as Bathydraconidae]
Data retrieved on: 26 September 2020
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 Bathydraconidae Regan, 1913]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2019

Data source info

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase
[Data retrieved on: 05 May 2007]

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