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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Bathypterois dubius Vaillant, 1888

Scientific synonyms and common names

Bathypterois dubius Vaillant, 1888

Synonyms:

Bathypterois dubius Vaillant, 1888, Expéd. sci. 'Travailleur' 'Talisman': 124134, pl. IX (fig. 1), pl. XII (fig. 4), pl. XIV (fig. 4), pl. XV (fig. 4) (off northwest Africa). Holotype: MNHN no. 85-121.
Bathypterois longifilis (nec Günther): Carus, 1893: 562.
Bathypterois dubius: Goode & Bean, 1896: 64-65, fig. 74 (pl. XX) Koefoed, 1927: 63-64 Pardi, 1950: 125-126 Dieuzeide & Roland, 1956: 91-95, fig. 2-3 Bougis & Ruivo, 1957: 185-204 Bauchot, 1962: 265-266; 1963a: 613-647, fig. 1-5 Bini, (1967-1972) 1970, 2: 149-150, col. fig.
Bathypterois bigelowi: Roux & Hureau, 1969: 1021 (misidentification: Sulak, 1977: 95).


Common names:

ala filosa [It]
spider fish [En]
Spinnenfisch [De]

Spider fish (Bathypterois dubius)