Author: (Giglioli, 1880)
Status in World Register of Marine Species
Scientific synonyms and common names
Giglioli, E. H. 1880b. On Halaporphyrus lepidon Risso. Nature, Lond., 21: 202 pp.
Goode, G. B.; Bean, T. H. 1896. Oceanic ichthyology, a treatise on the deep-sea and pelagic fishes of the world, based chiefly upon the collections made by steamers Blake, Albatross and Fish Hawk in the northwestern Atlantic. Smithson. Contrib. Knowl., 30 and Spec. Bull U.S. natn. Mus., 1895  and Mem. Mus. comp. Zool. Harv., 1 (Text): pp. xxxv+1-553; 2 (Atlas): pp. xxiii+1-26, 123 pl., 417 fig.
Günther, A. 1862. Catalogue of the fishes in the British Museum. 4. Catalogue of the Acanthopterygii Pharyngognathi and Anacanthini in the collection of the British Museum. London, xxi+534 pp.
Johnson, J. Y. 1862b. Notes on rare and little-known fishes taken at Madeira. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist.., (3)10: 161-172, 274-287; ibid., 11: 237-248.
Templeman, W. 1970a. A review of the morid fish genus Lepidion of the North Atlantic with first records of Lepidion eques from the western North Atlantic. J. Fish. Res. Bd Can., 27: 457-498.