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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Rhinochimaera atlantica Holt & Byrne, 1909

Scientific synonyms and common names

Rhinochimaera atlantica Holt & Byrne, 1909

Synonyms:

Rhinochimaera atlantica Holt & Byrne, 1909, Ann. Mag. nat. Hist., (8)3:279 (50° 31' N., 11° 31' W., 1225-1410 m). Holotype: BMNH no. 1910.9.17.4.
Rhinochimaera atlantica: Holt & Byrne, 1910: 18-23, fig. 3, pl. III Koefoed, 1927: 32, fig. Bigelow & Schroeder, 1954: 72-81, fig. 5, 6A-6C, 7 Brandes et al., 1956: 30 Krefft, 1961: 91;1962: 98; 1963: 83;1964: 79;1965: 108; 1966: 176 Bullis & Carpenter, 1966: 450, fig. 5c Krefft, 1967: 184 Wheeler, 1969: 111.
Harriotta atlantica: Meyer, 1951: 116-117, fig. I-la.

Common names:

Straightnose rabbitfish [En]
Chimere a nez mou [Fr]

Straightnose rabbitfish (Rhinochimaera atlantica)