Taxon profile


Uranoscopidae Bonaparte, 1831

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

Included taxa

Number of records: 7

genus Astroscopus Brevoort, 1860
genus Genyagnus Gill, 1861
genus Ichthyscopus Swainson, 1839
genus Kathetostoma Günther, 1860
genus Pleuroscopus Barnard, 1927
genus Uranoscopus Linnaeus, 1758
genus Xenocephalus Kaup, 1858

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [family/469]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Uranoscopidae]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010
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 Uranoscopidae Bonaparte, 1831]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2019

Data source info

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase
[Data retrieved on: 10 June 2007]

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