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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Holtbyrnia anomala Krefft, 1980

Scientific synonyms and common names

Holtbyrnia anomala Krefft, 1980

Synonyms:

Mentodus rostratus of Parr (1960), Krefft (1966).
Bathytroctes rostratus Günther, 1878, Ann. Mag. nat. Hist., (5) 2: 250 (off Pernambuco, 08° 33' S., 34° 30' W., in 675 fathoms depth). Holotype: BMNH no. 1887.12.7.234.
Bathytroctes rostratus: Günther, 1887: 227-228, pl. LVIII (fig. B) Goode & Bean, 1896: 41-42 Zugmayer, l911b, part.: pl. I (fig. 1) Parr, 1937: 12 Lozano Rey, 1947: 71-73, fig. 10 Albuquerque, 1954-1956: 228-229, fig. 126.
Holtbyrnia (Mentodus) rostratus: Parr, 1951:16,18.
Searsia rostratus: Tucker, 1954: 204206.
Mentodus rostratus: Parr, 1960: 87-89, fig. 61 Krefft, 1966: 176.


Common names:

bighead searsid [En]

Bighead searsid (Holtbyrnia anomala)