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Myctophidae Gill, 1893

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Genus Benthosema Goode & Bean, 1896
Genus Bolinichthys Paxton, 1972
Genus Centrobranchus Fowler, 1904
Genus Ceratoscopelus Günther, 1864
Genus Diaphus Eigenmann & Eigenmann, 1890
  » Species Diaphus adenomus Gilbert, 1905
  » Species Diaphus bertelseni Nafpaktitis, 1966
  » Species Diaphus brachycephalus Tåning, 1928
  » Species Diaphus dumerilii (Bleeker, 1856)
  » Species Diaphus effulgens (Goode & Bean, 1896)
  » Species Diaphus holti Tåning, 1918
  » Species Diaphus lucidus (Goode & Bean, 1896)
  » Species Diaphus metopoclampus (Cocco, 1829)
  » Species Diaphus mollis Tåning, 1928
  » Species Diaphus rafinesquii (Cocco, 1838)
  » Species Diaphus subtilis Nafpaktitis, 1968
  » Species Diaphus termophilus Tåning, 1928
  » Species Diaphus rafinesquei (Cocco, 1838) accepted as Diaphus rafinesquii (Cocco, 1838) (misspelling)
  » Species Diaphus thermophilus Tåning, 1928 accepted as Diaphus termophilus Tåning, 1928 (misspelling)
Genus Diogenichthys Bolin, 1939
Genus Electrona Goode & Bean, 1896
  » Species Electrona risso (Cocco, 1829)
  » Species Electrona rissoi (Cocco, 1829) accepted as Electrona risso (Cocco, 1829) (misspelling)
Genus Gonichthys Gistel, 1850
  » Species Gonichthys cocco (Cocco, 1829)
  » Species Gonichthys coccoi (Cocco, 1829) accepted as Gonichthys cocco (Cocco, 1829) (misspelling)
Genus Hygophum Bolin, 1939
Genus Lampadena Goode & Bean, 1893
Genus Lampanyctus Bonaparte, 1840
Genus Lepidophanes Fraser-Brunner, 1949
Genus Lobianchia Gatti, 1904
Genus Loweina Fowler, 1925
Genus Myctophum Rafinesque, 1810
Genus Nannobrachium Günther, 1887
Genus Notolychnus Fraser-Brunner, 1949
Genus Notoscopelus Günther, 1864
  » Subgenus Notoscopelus (Notoscopelus)
  » Subgenus Notoscopelus (Pareiophus)
  » Species Notoscopelus bolini Nafpaktitis, 1975
  » Species Notoscopelus caudispinosus (Johnson, 1863)
  » Species Notoscopelus elongatus (Costa, 1844)
  » Species Notoscopelus kroyeri (Malm, 1861)
  » Species Notoscopelus resplendens (Richardson, 1845)
  » Species Notoscopelus kroeyerii (Malm, 1861) accepted as Notoscopelus kroyeri (Malm, 1861)
Genus Protomyctophum Fraser-Brunner, 1949
Genus Symbolophorus Bolin & Wisner, 1959
Genus Taaningichthys Bolin, 1959

Genus Lobiancha accepted as Lobianchia Gatti, 1904 (misspelling)
marine, brackish
Not documented
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2020). FishBase. Myctophidae Gill, 1893. Accessed through: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvanitidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2020) European Register of Marine Species at: on 2020-11-27
Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvanitidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2020). European Register of Marine Species. Myctophidae Gill, 1893. Accessed at: on 2020-11-27
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taxonomy source Van Der Laan, R.; Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R. (2014). Family-group names of Recent fishes. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 3882(1): 1-230., available online at [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

basis of record van der Land, J.; Costello, M.J.; Zavodnik, D.; Santos, R.S.; Porteiro, F.M.; Bailly, N.; Eschmeyer, W.N.; Froese, R. (2001). Pisces, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,</i> 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in RoR[details]   

additional source Fricke, R., Eschmeyer, W. N. & Van der Laan, R. (eds). (2019). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version accessed dd mmm 2019., available online at [details]   
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