Leiognathidae

Family in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataActinopterygiiPerciformes

  • 13,680

    Occurrences
  • 51

    Species
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Overview

Full Name

Leiognathidae

Common names

  • Ponyfishes eng
  • slimys eng
  • slipmouths eng
  • more

Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted family

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Habitat

Marine

Georeferenced data

Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Actinopterygii
order
Perciformes
family
Leiognathidae
genus
13
species
51
 
complete classification

Description

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Occurrence datasets

Bibliography

Eschmeyer, W. : Catalog of fishes; California Academy of Sciences, department Ichtyology.

van der Land, J. ; Costello, M. J. ; Zavodnik, D. ; Santos, R. S. ; Porteiro, F. M. ; Bailly, N. ; Eschmeyer, W. N. ; Froese, R. (2001). Pisces, in: Costello, M. J. et al. (Ed. ) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 357-374

Source information

This backbone name usage exists because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage has since been removed from the portal.