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Species in the family or subfamily Diceratiidae: [ 8 ] records


bispinosus, Ceratias Günther [A.] 1887:53, Pl. 11 (fig. B) [Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H. M. S. Challenger v. 22 (pt 57); ref. 2013] Off Banda Island, Challenger station 194A, depth 360 fathoms (659 meters). Holotype (unique): BMNH 1887.12.7.14. •Valid as Diceratias bispinosus (Günther 1887) -- (Uwate 1979:139 [ref. 7015], Balushkin & Fedorov 1986:856 [ref. 8114], Stewart & Pietsch 1998:10 [ref. 23378], Pietsch 1999:2030 [ref. 24766], Shao et al. 2008:244 [ref. 29952], Pietsch 2009:354 [ref. 30766]). Current status: Valid as Diceratias bispinosus (Günther 1887). Diceratiidae. Distribution: Indian Ocean and western Pacific. Habitat: marine.

glomerosus, Paroneirodes Alcock [A. W.] 1890:206, Pl. 9 (fig. 6) [Annals and Magazine of Natural History (Series 6) v. 6 (no. 33) (art. 26); ref. 82] Off Madras coast, Bay of Bengal, India, 15°14'N, 81°09'E, Investigator station 103, depth 1260 fathoms (2306 meters). Holotype (unique): ZSI F12840. Type catalog: Menon & Yazdani 1968:165 [ref. 20743], Menon & Rama-Rao 1975:48 [ref. 22148]. Figured in Alcock 1900: Pl. 28 (fig. 3) [ref. 20536] as Onirodes glomerosus. •Valid as Paroneirodse glomerosus Alcock 1890 -- (Maul 1973:669 [ref. 7171]). •Synonym of Diceratias bispinosus (Günther 1887) -- (Uwate 1979:139 [ref. 7015], Pietsch 2009:354 [ref. 30766]). Current status: Synonym of Diceratias bispinosus (Günther 1887). Diceratiidae. Habitat: marine.

microcephalus, Bufoceratias Ho [H.-C.], Kawai [T.] & Amaoka [K.] 2016:271, Figs. 5A-B, 6A [Zootaxa 4121 (no. 3); ref. 34483] Off Java, Indonesia, eastern Indian Ocean, 8°31.3'S, 110°25.0'E - 8°30.8'S, 110°23.6'E, depth 755-770 meters. Holotype (unique): HUMZ 193747. •Valid as Bufoceratias microcephalus Ho, Kawai & Amaoka 2016. Current status: Valid as Bufoceratias microcephalus Ho, Kawai & Amaoka 2016. Diceratiidae. Distribution: Java, Indonesia. Habitat: marine.

pileatus, Diceratias Uwate [K. R.] 1979:140, Figs. 1-8 [Copeia 1979 (no. 1); ref. 7015] Suriname, western Atlantic, 7°37'N, 53°32'W, Oregon II station 10616, depth 722 meters. Holotype: UF 23774. Paratypes: FMNH 64543 (1), 83822 (1); IOM uncat. (3 + 2); LACM 37441-1 (1); UF 23771-73 (1, 9, 2), 23775-77 (1, 2, 4); UF 21566 [ex UMML 15166] (1), 221660 [ex UMML 21660] (1), 233052 [ex UMML 33052] (1); USNM 217527 (1). Type catalog: Ibarra & Stewart 1987:32 [ref. 12367]. •Valid as Diceratias pileatus Uwate 1979 -- (Fujii in Uyeno et al. 1983:259 [ref. 14275], Balushkin & Fedorov 1986:856 [ref. 8114], Pietsch & Randall 1987 [ref. 13778], Bertelsen 1990:496 [ref. 15654], Mundy 2005:270 [ref. 28379], Tweddle & Anderson 2008:9 [ref. 29604], Pietsch 2009:355 [ref. 30766], Pietsch 2016:2065 [ref. 34597]). Current status: Valid as Diceratias pileatus Uwate 1979. Diceratiidae. Distribution: Atlantic, Hawaiian Islands (1 specimen) and off Western Australia (1 specimen). Habitat: marine.

shaoi, Bufoceratias Pietsch [T. W.], Ho [H.-C.] & Chen [H.-M.] 2004:100, Figs. 1, 3A [Copeia 2004 (no. 1); ref. 27506] Off northeastern coast of Taiwan, 24°25-50'N, 122°00-10'E, depth 0-800 meters. Holotype: ASIZP 61796. Paratypes: ASIZP 59952 (2), MNHN 1977-304 (1). Type catalog: Ho & Shao 2011:38 [ref. 31432]. •Valid as Bufoceratias shaoi Pietsch, Ho & Chen 2004 -- (Pietsch 2009:358 [ref. 30766], Ho & Shao 2011:38 [ref. 31432], Ho et al. 2016:275 [ref. 34483], Fricke et al. 2018:92 [ref. 35805]). Current status: Valid as Bufoceratias shaoi Pietsch, Ho & Chen 2004. Diceratiidae. Distribution: Off Taiwan (types) and Mozambique Channel, western Indian Ocean. Habitat: marine.

thele, Phrynichthys Uwate [K. R.] 1979:142, Fig. 19 [Copeia 1979 (no. 1); ref. 7015] Halmahera Sea, western Pacific, 0°38.6'S, 129°05.6'E, depth 680-850 meters. Holotype: LACM 36077-1. Paratypes: LACM 36076-1 (1). •Valid as Phrynichthys thele Uwate 1979 -- (Stewart & Pietsch 1998:10 [ref. 23378], Pietsch 1999:2030 [ref. 24766]). •Valid as Bufoceratias thele (Uwate 1979) -- (Pietsch et al. 2004:104 [ref. 27506], Pietsch 2009:358 [ref. 30766], Ho et al. 2016:273 [ref. 34483]). Current status: Valid as Bufoceratias thele (Uwate 1979). Diceratiidae. Distribution: Western Pacific and eastern Indian Ocean (Sumatra and Java). Habitat: marine.

trilobus, Diceratias Balushkin [A. V.] & Fedorov [V. V.] 1986:855, Fig. [Voprosy Ikhtiologii v. 26 (no. 5); ref. 8114] Off Honshu, Japan, 38°20.7'N, 142°31.9'E, depth 1211-1216 meters. Holotype (unique): ZIN 47426. On p. 136 in English translation. •Valid as Diceratias trilobus Balushkin & Fedorov 1986 -- (Pietsch et al. 2006:S97 [ref. 28982], Pietsch 2009:356 [ref. 30766], Stewart & Pietsch 2015:917 [ref. 34271], Ho et al. 2016:270 [ref. 34483], Fricke et al. 2019:74 [ref. 36673]). Current status: Valid as Diceratias trilobus Balushkin & Fedorov 1986. Diceratiidae. Distribution: Widespread in southeastern Indian Ocean and western Pacific. Habitat: marine.

wedli, Phrynichthys Pietschmann [V.] 1926:88 [Anzeiger der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften, Wien, Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Classe v. 63 (no. 11) (for 14 May); ref. 3475] Madeira. Holotype (unique): NMW 3524. Also appeared in Pietschmann 1930:419 [ref. 3476]. The genus Phrynichthys Pietschmann is not available. The genus should be Bufoceratias. •Synonym of Paroneirodes glomerulosus Alcock 1890 -- (Maul 1973:669 [ref. 7171]). •Valid as Phrynichthys wedli Pietschmann 1926 -- (Uwate 1979:142 [ref. 7015], Fujii in Uyeno et al. 1983:260 [ref. 14275], Bertelsen in Whitehead et al. 1986:1381 [ref. 13677], Pietsch 1986:377 [ref. 5704], Machida & Yamakawa 1990 [ref. 19205], Bertelsen 1990:496 [ref. 15654], McEachran & Fechhelm 1998:852 [ref. 23897], Nakabo 2000:475 [ref. 25086], Nakabo 2002:475 [ref. 26001], Shinohara et al. 2005:420 [ref. 28370]). •Valid as Bufoceratias wedli (Pietschmann 1926) -- (Anderson & Leslie 2001:10 [ref. 26165], Pietsch et al. 2004:103 [ref. 27506], Pietsch 2009:357 [ref. 30766], Ho et al. 2016:276 [ref. 34483] as cf. wedli, Pietsch 2016:2065 [ref. 34597], Carneiro et al. 2019:216 [ref. 37250], Kenchington et al. 2020:[5] [ref. 37729], Klautau et al. 2020:9 [ref. 37903]). Current status: Valid as Bufoceratias wedli (Pietschmann 1926). Diceratiidae. Distribution: Atlantic; Indian Ocean (Sumatra). Habitat: marine.