Taxon profile


cutlassfishes and scabbardfishes
Trichiuridae Rafinesque, 1810

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Scombriformes »  suborder Scombroidei

Included taxa

Number of records: 11

genus Aphanopus Lowe, 1839
genus Assurger Whitley, 1933
genus Benthodesmus Goode & Bean, 1882
genus Demissolinea Burhanuddin & Iwatsuki, 2003
genus Eupleurogrammus Gill, 1862
genus Evoxymetopon Gill, 1863
genus Lepidopus Goüan, 1770
genus Lepturacanthus Fowler, 1905
genus Tentoriceps Whitley, 1948
genus Trichiurus Linnaeus, 1758

Fossil taxa

genus Anenchelum de Blainville, 1818

Links and literature

CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [family/462]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Trichiuridae]
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 Trichiuridae Rafinesque, 1810]
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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