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Benthosema glaciale (glacier lantern fish)

Actinopteri - Myctophiformes - Myctophidae

Taxonomy
Scopelus glacialis was named by Reinhardt (1837). It is extant.

It was recombined as Benthosema glaciale by Nolf and Steurbaut (1983) and Girone et al. (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1837Scopelus glacialis Reinhardt
1983Benthosema glaciale Nolf and Steurbaut p. 153
2006Benthosema glaciale Girone et al. p. 655

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
classActinopteri()
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
Teleosteomorpha
RankNameAuthor
Teleostei(Müller 1846)
Osteoglossocephalai
ClupeocephalaPatterson and Rosen 1977
Euteleosteomorpha
NeoteleosteiRosen 1973
Eurypterygia(Rosen 1973)
Ctenosquamata
Myctophata
orderMyctophiformesRegan 1911
familyMyctophidaeGill 1893
genusBenthosemaGoode and Bean 1896
speciesglaciale(Reinhardt 1837)

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available