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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Bathypterois longipes GŁnther, 1878

Scientific synonyms and common names

Bathypterois longipes Günther, 1878

Synonyms:

Bathypterois longipes Günther, 1878, Ann. Mag. nat. Hist., (5) 2: 184 (off Uruguay). Syntypes: BMNH no. 1887.12.7.196-197.
Bathypterois longipes: Günther, 1887: 188, pl. 48 (fig. A) Vaillant, 1888: 134 Koefoed, 1927: 63 Fowler, 1936, 1: 357, fig. 170 Grey, 1956: 133 Nybelin, 1957: 254, pl. 1 (fig. 1) Mead, 1966: 133-136, fig. 39 Geistdoerfer et al., 1971b: 1181.
Bathypterois (Synapteretmus) longipes: Goode & Bean, 1896: 66, fig. 76 (pl. XX).
Bathypterois sp.: Vaillant, 1919: 130 (juv.).


Common names:

abyssal spiderfish [En]
spider fish [En]

Abyssal spiderfish (Bathypterois longipes)