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Ophidiiformes
cusk-eels, pearlfishes, brotulas
T5001666       Quick-Link [ https://copepedia.org/?id=T5001666 ]
Order ( WoRMS-Aphia: 0010314 | ITIS: 0553139 )
WoRMS taxon status is:   "accepted"
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Actinopterygii
   
Animalia
Kingdom
: Chordata
Phylum
: Vertebrata
Subphylum
: Gnathostomata
Superclass
: Actinopterygii
Class
: Ophidiiformes
Order


In the map above, the DARK BLUE DOTS indicate locations of quantitative data (5886 obs globally),
while light-blue dots indicate locations of "presence-only"/non-quantitative observations (67350 obs globally).
Yellow Stars show locations of any time series reporting this taxa or group (0 sites globally).
 
The photos above are of this taxon and its taxonomic siblings.
Click on the photobox to see a gallery of all the photos.

DATABASE Info


5886 quantitative-obs
67350 non-quantitative
MOLECULAR Info


470 barcodes

This Order currently has 5 taxonomic siblings (listed below) and an expanded tree of 21 members (self + siblings + sub-siblings).

Want to see an alphabetical list of ALL families or genera or species within this taxa group? Click on the blue (text) link to the left.

#Distribution MapTaxonomic SiblingsPHOTOs
1
  Aphyonidae
Jordan & Evermann, 1898
Family   [ "accepted" ]   T5005916
WoRMS-ID:   125502

# of direct Siblings:   6
# (total) of all siblings-and-sub-siblings:   24
# of DB-records (self+all-sibs):   0
# of non-Quantitative records (self+all-sibs):   162
# of Time Series sites (self+all-sibs):   0
# of Barcodes (self+all-sibs):   8
no photos
currently available
2
  Bythitidae
Gill, 1861
Family   [ "accepted" ]   T5000321
WoRMS-ID:   125503

# of direct Siblings:   3
# (total) of all siblings-and-sub-siblings:   39
# of DB-records (self+all-sibs):   527
# of non-Quantitative records (self+all-sibs):   2703
# of Time Series sites (self+all-sibs):   0
# of Barcodes (self+all-sibs):   108
3
  Carapidae
Poey, 1867
pearlfishes
Family   [ "accepted" ]   T5000345
WoRMS-ID:   125504

# of direct Siblings:   2
# (total) of all siblings-and-sub-siblings:   9
# of DB-records (self+all-sibs):   487
# of non-Quantitative records (self+all-sibs):   3106
# of Time Series sites (self+all-sibs):   0
# of Barcodes (self+all-sibs):   33
no photos
currently available
4
  Ophidiidae
Rafinesque, 1810
cusk eels; brotulas
Family   [ "accepted" ]   T5001021
WoRMS-ID:   125505

# of direct Siblings:   4
# (total) of all siblings-and-sub-siblings:   54
# of DB-records (self+all-sibs):   4764
# of non-Quantitative records (self+all-sibs):   61467
# of Time Series sites (self+all-sibs):   0
# of Barcodes (self+all-sibs):   319
no photos
currently available
5
  Parabrotulidae
Nielsen, 1968
Family   [ "accepted" ]   T5005917
WoRMS-ID:   125506

# of direct Siblings:   2
# (total) of all siblings-and-sub-siblings:   5
# of DB-records (self+all-sibs):   0
# of non-Quantitative records (self+all-sibs):   67
# of Time Series sites (self+all-sibs):   0
# of Barcodes (self+all-sibs):   1
no photos
currently available



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Last Updated:   2020-Dec-04