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vorax, Eugnathosaurus Regan [C. T.] 1913:234, Fig. 1 [Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh v. 49 (pt 2, no. 2); ref. 3651] 71°22'S, 16°34'W, off Coats Land, Antarctica, Scotia station 417, depth 1410 fathoms. Holotype: NMSZ 1921.143.325 (head skeleton in alcohol). Paratypes: BMNH 1912.7.1.67 (dentaries). Type catalog: Herman et al. 1990:4 [ref. 20727]. •Synonym of Anotopterus pharao Zugmayer 1911 -- (Post 1990:389 [ref. 15233], Heemstra 1990:142 [ref. 21682]). •Valid as Anotopterus vorax (Regan 1913) -- (Kukuev 1998:747 [ref. 24103], Trunov 1999:463 [ref. 24579], Duhamel et al. 2005:158 [ref. 32059], Paxton et al. 2006:491 [ref. 28995], Voskoboinikova & Nazarkin 2017:4 [ref. 35164], Fricke et al. 2018:74 [ref. 35805], Balushkin & Prirodina 2020:34 [ref. 37828], Sutton et al. 2020:131 [ref. 37832]). Current status: Valid as Anotopterus vorax (Regan 1913). Anotopteridae. Distribution: Circumglobal in temperate and arctic seas of the Southern Hemisphere. Habitat: marine.