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capito, Macrurus Garman [S.] 1899:200 [Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology v. 24; ref. 1540] Gulf of Panama, 7°31'30"N, 79°14'W, Albatross station 3384, depth 458 fathoms. Lectotype: MCZ 28591. Paralectotypes: MCZ 61093 (1), 63331 (1); as as separate variety: MCZ 28592 (5, poor condition), USNM 120423 [not 12043] [ex MCZ 28592] (1). Original genus should have been Macrourus. Lectotype selected by Iwamoto & Sazonov 1988:62 [ref. 6228]. •Valid as Coryphaenoides capito (Garman 1899) -- (Iwamoto & Sazonov 1988:62 [ref. 6228], Iwamoto & Schneider in Fischer et al. 1995:1262 [ref. 22830], Chirichigno F. & Vélez D. 1998:236 [ref. 24555], Castellanos-Galindo et al. 2006:196 [ref. 28944], Robertson et al. 2017:54 [ref. 35676]). Current status: Valid as Coryphaenoides capito (Garman 1899). Macrouridae: Macrourinae. Distribution: Eastern Pacific: Gulf of California to northern Peru. Habitat: marine.