Family-group names of Recent fishes.

@article{Laan2014FamilygroupNO,
  title={Family-group names of Recent fishes.},
  author={Richard Van Der Laan and W. Eschmeyer and R. Fricke},
  journal={Zootaxa},
  year={2014},
  volume={3882},
  pages={
          1-230
        }
}
  • Richard Van Der Laan, W. Eschmeyer, R. Fricke
  • Published 2014
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Zootaxa
  • The family-group names of animals (superfamily, family, subfamily, supertribe, tribe and subtribe) are regulated by the International Code of Zoological Nomenclature. Family names are particularly important because they are among the most widely used of all technical animal names. Apart from using the correct family-group name according to the Code, it is also important to use one unique universal name (with a fixed spelling) to avoid confusion. We have compiled a list of family-group names for… CONTINUE READING
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