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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Alepocephalus rostratus Risso, 1820

Scientific synonyms and common names

Alepocephalus rostratus Risso, 1820

Synonyms:

Alepocephalus rostratus Risso, 1820, Memorie Accad. Sci. Torino, 25: 271-272, pl. X (fig. 4) ('Mer de Nice'). Two syntypes: MNHN no. B 844 and B 845.
Alepocephalus rostratus: Risso, 1826: 449-450, pl. XI (fig. 28) Valenciennes in Cuvier & Valenciennes, 1847: 169-178, pl. DLXVI Johnson, 1862: 285-287 Moreau, 1881: 463-465, fig. 198 Vaillant, 1888: 148-150, pl. XI (fig. l-ld), pl. XII (fig. 5) Carus, 1889-1893: 550 Holt & Byrne, 1908: 32-35, fig. 1, pl. III (fig. 1) Roule, 1919: 5 Koefoed, 1927: 34-35, pl. I (fig. 2) Roule & Angel, 1933: 4 Lozano Rey, 1947: 67-69, fig. 8 Maul, 1948: 10-11, fig. 2 Arte, 1951: 157, fig. 1 Albuquerque, 1954-1956: 224, fig. 122 Dollfus, 1955: 28-98 Grey, 1956: 103-104 Cadenat, 1961: 233 Wheeler, 1969: 123 Tortonese, 1970: 178-179, fig. 70 Geistdoerfer et al., 1971b: 1178 Maul, 1976: 9-10.


Common names:

risso's smooth-head [En]
caussinié [Fr]
celindra [Pr]

Risso's smooth-head (Alepocephalus rostratus)