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Notoscopelus elongatus

Actinopteri - Myctophiformes - Myctophidae

Taxonomy
Scopelus elongatus was named by Costa (1844). It is extant.

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

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1844Scopelus elongatus Costa
1983Notoscopelus elongatus Nolf and Steurbaut p. 159
2006Notoscopelus elongatus Girone et al. p. 656

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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
genusNotoscopelusGuenther 1864
specieselongatus(Costa 1844)

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