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Species in the family or subfamily Stichaeidae: [ 65 ] records


alectrolophus, Blennius Pallas [P. S.] 1814:174 [Zoographia Rosso-Asiatica v. 3; ref. 3351] Talek Island, Penzhinskiy Gulf, Okhotsk Sea. No types known. •Valid as Alectrias alectrolophus (Pallas 1814) -- (Lindberg & Krasyukova 1975:111 [ref. 7348], Lavrova 1990:47 [ref. 20302], Nakabo 2000:1053 [ref. 25182], Sheiko & Fedorov 2000:37 [ref. 25650], Mecklenburg et al. 2002:764 [ref. 25968], Nakabo 2002:1053 [ref. 26193], Chereshnev et al. 2003:747 [ref. 27536], Fedorov et al. 2003:120 [ref. 27579], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:18 [ref. 27604], Nelson et al. 2004:158 [ref. 27807], Balanov et al. 2009:436 [ref. 32468], Page et al. 2013:163 [ref. 32708], Sheiko 2012:308 [ref. 32051], Parin et al. 2014:431 [ref. 33547], Mecklenburg & Steinke 2015:165 [ref. 34033]). Current status: Valid as Alectrias alectrolophus (Pallas 1814). Stichaeidae: Alectriinae. Distribution: North Pacific, primarily western: Bering Sea, Commander Islands to Okhotsk Sea, northern Japan Sea, and Pacific coast of Hokkaido, Japan. Habitat: marine.

archolepis, Anoplarchus purpurescens Hubbs [C. L.] 1927:375 [Papers of the Michigan Academy of Science Arts and Letters v. 7 (1926); ref. 2236] Low tidepool on the reef at Carmel, California, U.S.A. Holotype: UMMZ 55005. Paratypes: numerous, at several institutions. FMNH 2981 (2), 42057-61 (10, 2, 1, 1, 12), 59542 (7); UMMZ (now 25 lots, 113 spec.); USNM 75457 (4), 117501 (2). Type catalog: Ibarra & Stewart 1987:9 [ref. 12367], Springer & Anderson 1997:11 [ref. 22953]. •Synonym of Anoplarchus purpurescens Gill 1861 -- (Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:20 [ref. 27604]). Current status: Synonym of Anoplarchus purpurescens Gill 1861. Stichaeidae: Xiphisterinae. Habitat: marine.

ascanii, Blennius gattorugine var. Walbaum [J. J.] 1792:173 [Petri Artedi sueci genera piscium Part 3; ref. 4572] Norway. No types known. Neotype designated by Fricke 1999:46 [ref. 24101], but withdrawn in Fricke 2000:639 [ref. 24537]. •Valid as Chirolophis ascanii (Walbaum 1792) -- (Makushok 1973:532 [ref. 6889], Makushok in Whitehead et al. 1986:1122 [ref. 13677], Robins & Ray 1986:232 [ref. 23100], Scott & Scott 1988:416 [ref. 25518], McAllister 1990:167 [ref. 14674], Fricke 1999:45 [ref. 24101], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:15 [ref. 27604], Nelson et al. 2004:158 [ref. 27807], Fricke 2007:27 [ref. 30577], Page et al. 2013:163 [ref. 32708], Parin et al. 2014:437 [ref. 33547], Afonso et al. 2016:69, 125 [ref. 36199], Mecklenburg et al. 2018:374 [ref. 36370]). Current status: Valid as Chirolophis ascanii (Walbaum 1792). Stichaeidae: Chirolophinae. Distribution: Eastern North Atlantic and margins of the Arctic Region. Habitat: marine.

atropurpureum, Ophidium Kittlitz [F. H.] 1858:v. 1, p. 225 [Denkwürdigkeiten einer Reise nach dem russischen Amerika, nach Mikronesien und durch Kamschatka; ref. 18421] Neu-Archangelsk [Sitka], Alaska, U.S.A. Syntypes: UMMZ 61475 (1). •Valid as Xiphister atropurpureus (Kittlitz 1858) -- (Eschmeyer & Herald 1983:253 [ref. 9277], Matarese et al. 1989:516 [ref. 26885], McAllister 1990:171 [ref. 14674], Mecklenburg et al. 2002:769 [ref. 25968], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:22 [ref. 27604], Nelson et al. 2004:159 [ref. 27807], Page et al. 2013:164 [ref. 32708], Pietsch & Orr 2015:62 [ref. 34694], Clardy & Hilton 2015:[1] 211 [ref. 35298], Kells et al. 2016:284 [ref. 35888]). Current status: Valid as Xiphister atropurpureus (Kittlitz 1858). Stichaeidae: Xiphisterinae. Distribution: Eastern North Pacific: Kodiak Island (western Gulf of Alaska), to northern Baja California. Habitat: marine.

aurantiacum, Alectridium Gilbert [C. H.] & Burke [C. V.] 1912:87, Fig. 31 [Bulletin of the Bureau of Fisheries v. 30 (Doc. 754) (for 1910); ref. 1634] Nikolski, Bering Island, Commander Islands, Bering Sea. Holotype (unique): USNM 74393. Type catalog: Springer & Anderson 1997:8 [ref. 22953]. •Synonym of Alectrias alectrolophus (Gilbert & Burke 1912) -- (Lindberg & Krasyukova 1975:111 [ref. 7348]). •Valid as Alectrias aurantiacum (Pallas 1814) -- (Lindberg & Krasyukova 1975:443, footnote [ref. 7348]). •Valid as Alectridium aurantiacum Gilbert & Burke 1912 -- (Balanov et al. 1999:390 [ref. 24407], Sheiko & Fedorov 2000:38 [ref. 25650], Mecklenburg et al. 2002:763 [ref. 25968], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:19 [ref. 27604], Nelson et al. 2004:158 [ref. 27807], Page et al. 2013:163 [ref. 32708], Sheiko 2012:309 [ref. 32051], Parin et al. 2014:434 [ref. 33547]). Current status: Valid as Alectridium aurantiacum Gilbert & Burke 1912. Stichaeidae: Xiphisterinae. Distribution: North Pacific: Commander and Aleutian islands to northern Gulf of Alaska and Kuril Islands. Habitat: marine.

benjamini, Alectrias Jordan [D. S.] & Snyder [J. O.] 1902:475, Fig. 16 [Proceedings of the United States National Museum v. 25 (no. 1293); ref. 2516] Hakodate, Oshima Subprefecture, Hokkaido, Japan. Holotype: CAS-SU 7074. Paratypes: USNM 50295 (1). Additional material: ANSP 24897-98 (2), 71801-02 (2); CAS-SU 7103 (57), 7157 (2); ?USNM 120399 [ex MCZ 28987] (1). Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:99 [ref. 12291], Böhlke 1984:140 [ref. 13621], Springer & Anderson 1997:8 [ref. 22953]. •Synonym of Alectrias alectrolophus (Pallas 1814), but a valid subspecies -- (Lindberg & Krasyukova 1975:113 [ref. 7348], Lavrova 1990:47 [ref. 20302]). •Valid as Alectrias benjamini Jordan & Snyder 1902 -- (Amaoka & Miki in Masuda et al. 1984:301 [ref. 6441], Cheng & Zhou 1997:330 [ref. 26385], Sokolovskaya et al. 1998:12 [ref. 24670], Nakabo 2000:1053 [ref. 25182], Sheiko & Fedorov 2000:38 [ref. 25650], Mecklenburg et al. 2002:764 [ref. 25968], Nakabo 2002:1053 [ref. 26193], Youn 2002:377, 640 [ref. 26218], Chereshnev et al. 2003:747 [ref. 27536], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:19 [ref. 27604], Balanov et al. 2009:436 [ref. 32468], Sheiko 2012:309 [ref. 32051], Parin et al. 2014:432 [ref. 33547]). Current status: Valid as Alectrias benjamini Jordan & Snyder 1902. Stichaeidae: Alectriinae. Distribution: Western North Pacific: Kuril Islands, Aniva Bay, Japan from Hokkaido to northern Honshu, Japan Sea to Korean Peninsula; Yellow Sea at Chefoo and Gulf of Pohai. Habitat: marine.

beringinianum, Bryostemma Gratzianov [V. I.] 1907:404, 405 [Trudy Otdela Ichtiologii Imperatorskago Russkago Obshchestva Akklimatizacii Zivotnych' i Rastenii. v. 4; ref. 1871] Coast of Alaska, U.S.A., Bering Sea. No types known. Based on Jordan & Evermann 1898:2408 [ref. 2445], Jordan & Snyder 1902:465 [ref. 2516], and Jordan & Snyder 1902:614 [ref. 2517]. •Incertae sedis in Stichaeidae -- (Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:29 [ref. 27604]). Stichaeidae. Habitat: marine.

brosme, Centronotus Bloch [M. E.] & Schneider [J. G.] 1801:167 [M. E. Blochii, Systema Ichthyologiae; ref. 471] Norway. No types known. •Synonym of Chirolophis ascanii (Walbaum 1792) -- (Makushok 1973:532 [ref. 6889], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:15 [ref. 27604]). Current status: Synonym of Chirolophis ascanii (Walbaum 1792). Stichaeidae: Chirolophinae. Habitat: marine.

burgeri, Dictyosoma van der Hoeven [J.] 1855:347 [Handboek der Dierkunde; ref. 2182] Simabara [Shimabara] Bay, Nagasaki Prefecture, Kyushu, Japan. Holotype (unique): destroyed. Based on Schlegel Faun. Jap. Pisces, Pl. 73, fig. 3 (= Temminck & Schlegel 1845:Pl. 73 (fig. 3) [ref. 4373]). Because van der Hoeven based his name only on a single, illustrated specimen (from Simabara Bay), the species has one type specimen. There cannot be 5 syntypes of Dictyosoma burgeri as indicated by Yatsu et al. 1978:43-44 [ref. 8858]. See Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:20 [ref. 27604] for use of burgeri. •Valid as Dictyosoma burgeri van der Hoeven 1855 -- (Lindberg & Krasyukova 1975:116 [ref. 7348] as buergeri, Amaoka & Miki in Masuda et al. 1984:303 [ref. 6441], Cheng & Zhou 1997:327 [ref. 26385] dated 1850, Nakabo 2000:1049 [ref. 25182], Shinohara et al. 2000:181 [ref. 25987], Nakabo 2002:1049 [ref. 26193], Youn 2002:377, 642 [ref. 26218], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:20 [ref. 27604], Ji & Kim 2012:55 [ref. 32289]). •Synonym of Dictyosoma temminckii Burger 1853 -- (Parin et al. 2014:439 [ref. 33547]). Current status: Synonym of Dictyosoma temminckii Bleeker 1853. Stichaeidae: Xiphisterinae. Habitat: marine.

carli, Esselenia Follett [W. I.] & Anderson [M. E.] 1990:149, Figs. 1-4, 7-13 [Copeia 1990 (no. 1); ref. 13635] Cuyler Harbor, San Miguel Island, Santa Barbara County, California, U.S.A., 34°03'33"N, 120°21'16"W. Holotype: SIO 54-191. Paratypes: CAS 25892 (1), 60582 (2), 64192 (4, 2 c&s); LACM 44406-1 (1); SIO H45-215a (1), 46-120 (1), H48-217 (6), H51-241 (1), 54-191 (18), 58-464 (2), 59-255 (1), 59-307 (1), 59-354 (1), 61-1 (1), 62-637 (1), 70-147 (1), 75-609 (1), (1), 76-211 (1), 77-392 (1), 88-102 (1); USNM 296208 (2). Type catalog: Springer & Anderson 1997:9 [ref. 22953]. •Valid as Esselenichthys carli (Follett & Anderson 1990) -- (Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:21 [ref. 27604], Nelson et al. 2004:159 [ref. 27807], Page et al. 2013:164 [ref. 32708]). Current status: Valid as Esselenichthys carli (Follett & Anderson 1990). Stichaeidae: Xiphisterinae. Distribution: Eastern North Pacific: northern California (U.S.A.) to northern Baja California. Habitat: marine.

chirus, Xiphister Jordan [D. S.] & Gilbert [C. H.] 1880:135 [Proceedings of the United States National Museum v. 3 (no. 130); ref. 10594] Point Pinos, Pacific Grove, near Monterey, California, U.S.A. Lectotype: USNM 27175. Paralectotypes: USNM 200384 [ex USNM 27175] (1), 336453 [ex USNM 27175] (2). Type catalog: Springer & Anderson 1997:9 [ref. 22953]. Lectotype selected by Springer & Anderson 1997:9 [ref. 22953]. •Valid as Phytichthys chirus (Jordan & Gilbert 1880) -- (Eschmeyer & Herald 1983:251 [ref. 9277], Matarese et al. 1989:514 [ref. 26885], McAllister 1990:171 [ref. 14674], Mecklenburg et al. 2002:767 [ref. 25968], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:21 [ref. 27604], Nelson et al. 2004:159 [ref. 27807], Page et al. 2013:164 [ref. 32708], Pietsch & Orr 2015:61 [ref. 34694], Kells et al. 2016:282 [ref. 35888]). Current status: Valid as Phytichthys chirus (Jordan & Gilbert 1880). Stichaeidae: Xiphisterinae. Distribution: Eastern North Pacific: Aleutian Islands to southern California, U.S.A. Habitat: marine.

cirratum, Alectridium Lindberg [G. U.] 1938:505, Fig. 4 [Trudy Gidrobiologicheskoi Ekspeditsii Zoologicheskogo instituta AN SSSR No. 1; ref. 19730] Peter the Great Bay, southeastern Russia. Holotype: ZIN 18852 (97 mm). Paratypes: USNM [ex ZIN 18851] (1); ZIN 18851 (7, now 5), 18852 (2 of 3), 18856 (1). Type catalog: Balushkin et al. 2012:119 [ref. 33656]. •Valid as Alectrias cirratus (Lindberg 1938) -- (Lindberg & Krasyukova 1975:110 [ref. 7348], Sokolovskaya et al. 1998:12 [ref. 24670], Chereshnev et al. 2003:747 [ref. 27536], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:19 [ref. 27604], Balanov et al. 2009:436 [ref. 32468], Sheiko 2012:309 [ref. 32051], Parin et al. 2014:433 [ref. 33547]). Current status: Valid as Alectrias cirratus (Lindberg 1938). Stichaeidae: Alectriinae. Distribution: Western North Pacific: Japan Sea at Vladimir Bay and Peter the Great Bay. Habitat: marine.

cristagalli, Centronotus Günther [A.] 1861:289, 564 [Catalogue of the fishes in the British Museum v. 3; ref. 1964] Coast of Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada. Syntypes: BMNH 1860.2.20.30-31 (2), 1860.8.24.6-7 (2). Originally as crista galli. Genus changed to Anoplarchus on p. 564. •Synonym of Xiphister atropurpureus (Kittlitz 1858) -- (Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:22 [ref. 27604]). Current status: Synonym of Xiphister atropurpureus (Kittlitz 1858). Stichaeidae: Xiphisterinae. Habitat: marine.

cristulatus, Gymnoclinus Gilbert [C. H.] & Burke [C. V.] 1912:86, Fig. 30 [Bulletin of the Bureau of Fisheries v. 30 (Doc. 754) (for 1910); ref. 1634] Nikolski, Bering Island, Bering Sea. Holotype: USNM 74392. Paratypes or non-types: CAS-SU 22358 (1); USNM 74505 (3). Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:100 [ref. 12291], Springer & Anderson 1997:9 [ref. 22953]. •Valid as Gymnoclinus cristulatus Gilbert & Burke 1912 -- (Nakabo 2000:1046 [ref. 25182], Sheiko & Fedorov 2000:38 [ref. 25650], Mecklenburg et al. 2002:748 [ref. 25968], Nakabo 2002:1046 [ref. 26193], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:18 [ref. 27604], Nelson et al. 2004:159 [ref. 27807], Page et al. 2013:164 [ref. 32708], Parin et al. 2014:441 [ref. 33547]). Current status: Valid as Gymnoclinus cristulatus Gilbert & Burke 1912. Stichaeidae: Chirolophinae. Distribution: Western North Pacific: western Aleutian Islands and Commander Islands to Hokkaido. Habitat: marine.

cruoreum, Xiphidium Cope [E. D.] 1873:27 [4] [Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society v. 13 (for 17 Jan. 1873); ref. 929] Sitka, Alaska, U.S.A. Holotype (unique): ANSP 10537. Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:158 [ref. 13621]. On p. 4 of separate. •Synonym of Xiphister mucosus (Girard 1858) -- (Mecklenburg et al. 2002:768 [ref. 25968], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:22 [ref. 27604]). Current status: Synonym of Xiphister mucosus (Girard 1858). Stichaeidae: Xiphisterinae. Habitat: marine.

decoratum, Bryostemma Jordan [D. S.] & Snyder [J. O.] 1902:615, Fig. 2 [Proceedings of the United States National Museum v. 25 (no. 1300); ref. 2517] Port Orchard, near Seattle, Washington, U.S.A. Holotype: CAS-SU 3156. Paratypes or additional material: (2, see literature sources). Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:100 [ref. 12291]. •Valid as Chirolophis decoratus (Jordan & Snyder 1902) -- (Eschmeyer & Herald 1983:250 [ref. 9277], McAllister 1990:167 [ref. 14674], Mecklenburg et al. 2002:751 [ref. 25968], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:16 [ref. 27604], Nelson et al. 2004:159 [ref. 27807], Page et al. 2013:163 [ref. 32708], Parin et al. 2014:437 [ref. 33547], Mecklenburg & Steinke 2015:165 [ref. 34033], Pietsch & Orr 2015:59 [ref. 34694], Kells et al. 2016:278 [ref. 35888], Mecklenburg et al. 2018:376 [ref. 36370]). Current status: Valid as Chirolophis decoratus (Jordan & Snyder 1902). Stichaeidae: Chirolophinae. Distribution: Eastern North Pacific: Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands to northern California, U.S.A. Habitat: marine.

dictyogrammus, Stichaeus Herzenstein [S. M.] 1890:121 [31] [Mélanges Biologiques, tirés du Bulletin physico-mathématique de l'Académie Impériale des Sciences de St. Pétersbourg v. 13; ref. 2149] Hakodate, Oshima Subprefecture, Hokkaido, Japan. Syntypes: ZIN 8716 (1), 8717 (2). On p. 31 of Bull. Acad. Imp. Sci. St. Petersbourg (n. s.) v. 2. •Synonym of Stichaeopsis nana Kner 1870 -- (Sheiko & Fedorov 2000:38 [ref. 25650], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:4 [ref. 27604], Parin et al. 2014:449 [ref. 33547], Dyldin & Orlov 2017:75 [ref. 35138]). Current status: Synonym of Stichaeopsis nana Kner 1870. Stichaeidae: Stichaeinae. Habitat: marine.

elongatus, Stichaeus Sakamoto [K.] 1930:15, Fig. 1 [Journal of the Imperial Fisheries Institute v. 26; ref. 16327] Toyama Bay, Japan. Holotype (unique): whereabouts unknown. •Synonym of Stichaeus grigorjewi Herzenstein 1890 -- (Lindberg & Krasyukova 1975:59 [ref. 7348], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:5 [ref. 27604], Parin et al. 2014:451 [ref. 33547]). Current status: Synonym of Stichaeus grigorjewi Herzenstein 1890. Stichaeidae: Stichaeinae. Habitat: marine.

emmnion, Azuma Jordan [D. S.] & Snyder [J. O.] 1902:463, Fig. 11 [Proceedings of the United States National Museum v. 25 (no. 1293); ref. 2516] Hakodate,Oshima Subprefecture, Hokkaido, Japan. Holotype: CAS-SU 7137. Paratypes: USNM 50280 (1). Additional material: CAS-SU 7107 (1), 7118 (1). Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:100 [ref. 12291] as emnion, Springer & Anderson 1997:9 [ref. 22953]. •Valid as Azuma emmnion Jordan & Snyder 1902 -- (Cheng & Zhou 1997:333 [ref. 26385]). •Synonym of Chirolophis japonicus Herzenstein 1890 -- (Lindberg & Krasyukova 1975:82 [ref. 7348], Shiogaki 1983:194 [ref. 26643], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:16 [ref. 27604], Parin et al. 2014:438 [ref. 33547]). Current status: Synonym of Chirolophis japonicus Herzenstein 1890. Stichaeidae: Chirolophinae. Habitat: marine.

enneagrammus, Stichaeus Kner [R.] 1868:30 [Sitzungsberichte der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften. Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Classe v. 58 (nos 1-2); ref. 6074] Decastris Bay, Tatar Strait, northern Sea of Japan. Holotype (unique): NMW 90355. Appeared in more detail in Kner 1868:338 [p. 46 of separate], Pl. 6 (fig. 19) [ref. 2646]. •Synonym of Ernogrammus hexagrammus (Schlegel 1845) -- (Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:3 [ref. 27604], Markevich & Kharin 2011:65 [ref. 31246], Parin et al. 2014:440 [ref. 33547], Dyldin & Orlov 2017:74 [ref. 35138]). Current status: Synonym of Ernogrammus hexagrammus (Schlegel 1845). Stichaeidae: Stichaeinae. Habitat: brackish, marine.

epallax, Ernogrammus Jordan [D. S.] & Snyder [J. O.] 1902:491, Fig. 24 [Proceedings of the United States National Museum v. 25 (no. 1293); ref. 2516] Otaru, Japan. Holotype (unique): Fisheries Bureau at Sapporo (whereabouts unknown). •Valid as Stichaeopsis epallax (Jordan & Snyder 1902) -- (Lindberg & Krasyukova 1975:69 [ref. 7348], Amaoka & Miki in Masuda et al. 1984:302 [ref. 6441], Follett & Powell 1988:136 [ref. 6234], Lavrova 1990:51 [ref. 20302], Sokolovskaya et al. 1998:13 [ref. 24670], Nakabo 2000:1049 [ref. 25182], Nakabo 2002:1049 [ref. 26193], Youn 2002:377, 643 [ref. 26218], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:4 [ref. 27604], Shinohara et al. 2014:269 [ref. 33330], Parin et al. 2014:449 [ref. 33547], Tohkairin et al. 2015:13 [ref. 35331]). Current status: Valid as Stichaeopsis epallax (Jordan & Snyder 1902). Stichaeidae: Stichaeinae. Distribution: Western North Pacific: southern Kuril Islands and Okhotsk Sea to Toyama Prefecture, central Honshu, and Peter the Great Bay. Habitat: marine.

fuscus, Stichaeus Miki [T.] & Maruyama [S.] 1986:401, Figs. 1, 2, 3A [Japanese Journal of Ichthyology v. 32 (no. 4); ref. 5694] Okhotsk Sea, off Shokotsu, Hokkaido, Japan, 44°27'N, 143°23'E, depth 50 meters. Holotype: HUMZ 92555. Paratypes: HUMZ 77854 (1), 92153 (1), 92535 (1), 92556 (1), 92608 (1), 92770 (1), 92771 (1), 93836-40 (5, 1 missing), 97291 (1), 98567 (1), 98613 (1), 98680 (1), 98992 (1), 98994 (1), 99073-74 (1, 1); NSMT-P 23889-93 (1, 1, 1, 1, 1). •Valid as Stichaeus fuscus Miki & Maruyama 1986 -- (Lavrova 1990:52 [ref. 20302], Nakabo 2000:1048 [ref. 25182], Nakabo 2002:1048 [ref. 26193], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:5 [ref. 27604], Parin et al. 2014:450 [ref. 33547]). Current status: Valid as Stichaeus fuscus Miki & Maruyama 1986. Stichaeidae: Stichaeinae. Distribution: Western North Pacific: southern Okhotsk Sea off Hokkaido, and southern Kuril Islands to Japan Sea and Peter the Great Bay. Habitat: marine.

gallinum, Alectridium Lindberg [G. U.] 1938:506 [Trudy Gidrobiologicheskoi Ekspeditsii Zoologicheskogo instituta AN SSSR No. 1; ref. 19730] Cape Ukoy, Okhotsk Sea, Russia. Holotype: ZIN 18854. Paratypes: ZIN ?17745 (1), ?18014 (1). Type catalog: Balushkin et al. 2012:119 (only holotype mentioned) [ref. 33656]. •Valid as Alectrias gallinus (Lindberg 1938) -- (Lindberg & Krasyukova 1975:111 [ref. 7348], Lavrova 1990:48 [ref. 20302], Sheiko & Fedorov 2000:38 [ref. 25650], Chereshnev et al. 2003:747 [ref. 27536], Fedorov et al. 2003:121 [ref. 27579], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:19 [ref. 27604], Balanov et al. 2009:436 [ref. 32468], Sheiko 2012:309 [ref. 32051], Parin et al. 2014:433 [ref. 33547]). Current status: Valid as Alectrias gallinus (Lindberg 1938). Stichaeidae: Alectriinae. Distribution: Western North Pacific. Habitat: marine.

grigorjewi, Stichaeus Herzenstein [S. M.] 1890:119 [29] [Mélanges Biologiques, tirés du Bulletin physico-mathématique de l'Académie Impériale des Sciences de St. Pétersbourg v. 13; ref. 2149] Volcano [Uchiura] Bay, Hokkaido, Japan. Syntypes: ZIN 8720-21 (1, 1). Type catalog: Balushkin et al. 2012:119 [ref. 33656]. On p. 29 of Bull. Acad. Imp. Sci. St. Petersbourg (n. s.) v. 2. Occasionally misspelled grigoriewi. •Valid as Stichaeus grigorjewi Herzenstein 1890 -- (Lindberg & Krasyukova 1975:59 [ref. 7348], Yabe in Amaoka et al. 1983:257, 328 [ref. 8379], Amaoka & Miki in Masuda et al. 1984:302 [ref. 6441], Lavrova 1990:52 [ref. 20302] as grigoriewi, Shinohara et al. 1996:182 [ref. 26605], Sokolovskaya et al. 1998:12 [ref. 24670], Nakabo 2000:1048 [ref. 25182], Nakabo 2002:1048 [ref. 26193], Youn 2002:377, 643 [ref. 26218] dated 1894, Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:5 [ref. 27604], Shinohara et al. 2011:53 [ref. 31715], Shinohara et al. 2014:269 [ref. 33330], Parin et al. 2014:451 [ref. 33547], Tohkairin et al. 2015:13 [ref. 35331]). Current status: Valid as Stichaeus grigorjewi Herzenstein 1890. Stichaeidae: Stichaeinae. Distribution: Western North Pacific: southern Okhotsk Sea and southern Kuril Islands, Japan Sea coasts from De Kastri Bay to Korean Peninsula, to Yellow Sea, Pacific coast of Japan. Habitat: marine.

hexagrammus, Stichaeus Schlegel [H.] in Temminck & Schlegel 1845:136, Pl. 78 (fig. 1) [Fauna Japonica Parts 7-9; ref. 4373] Shimabara Bay, near Nagasaki, Japan. No types known. Based on a drawing and manuscript of Burger (Boeseman 1947:117 [ref. 12876]). •Valid as Ernogrammus hexagrammus (Schlegel 1845) -- (Lindberg & Krasyukova 1975:71 [ref. 7348], Amaoka & Miki in Masuda et al. 1984:302 [ref. 6441], Follett & Powell 1988:137 [ref. 6234], Lavrova 1990:49 [ref. 20302], Cheng & Zhou 1997:329 [ref. 26385] dated 1846, Sokolovskaya et al. 1998:12 [ref. 24670], Nakabo 2000:1049 [ref. 25182], Sheiko & Fedorov 2000:38 [ref. 25650], Shimizu 2001:35 [ref. 25799], Wang et al. 2001:245 [ref. 26566] dated 1846, Nakabo 2002:1049 [ref. 26193], Youn 2002:377, 642 [ref. 26218], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:2 [ref. 27604], Markevich & Kharin 2011:64 [ref. 31246], Yamanaka et al. 2012:127 [ref. 32373] with author as Temminck & Schlegel, Parin et al. 2014:440 [ref. 33547], Dyldin & Orlov 2017:74 [ref. 35138]). Current status: Valid as Ernogrammus hexagrammus (Schlegel 1845). Stichaeidae: Stichaeinae. Distribution: Western North Pacific: Tartar Strait and southern Kuril Islands and all around Japan to Gulf of Pohai, China. Habitat: brackish, marine.

hopkinsii, Plagiogrammus Bean [T. H.] 1894:700, Fig. [Proceedings of the United States National Museum v. 16 (no. 967); ref. 230] Monterey, California, U.S.A. Holotype (unique): USNM 44721. Type catalog: Springer & Anderson 1997:10 [ref. 22953]. Specific name misspelled hopiknsii in figure caption. •Valid as Plagiogrammus hopkinsii Bean 1894 -- (Eschmeyer & Herald 1983:252 [ref. 9277], Follett & Powell 1988:136 [ref. 6234], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:4 [ref. 27604], Nelson et al. 2004:159 [ref. 27807], Page et al. 2013:164 [ref. 32708]). Current status: Valid as Plagiogrammus hopkinsii Bean 1894. Stichaeidae: Stichaeinae. Distribution: Eastern North Pacific: central and southern California, U.S.A. Habitat: marine.

insignis, Anoplarchus Gilbert [C. H.] & Burke [C. V.] 1912:88, Fig. 32 [Bulletin of the Bureau of Fisheries v. 30 (Doc. 754) (for 1910); ref. 1634] Attu Island, Aleutian Islands, Bering Sea. Holotype: USNM 74394. Paratypes:CAS-SU 22362 (6), USNM 70971 (11). Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:100 [ref. 12291], Springer & Anderson 1997:10 [ref. 22953]. •Valid as Anoplarchus insignis Gilbert & Burke 1912 -- (Eschmeyer & Herald 1983:248 [ref. 9277], McAllister 1990:170 [ref. 14674], Mecklenburg et al. 2002:766 [ref. 25968], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:19 [ref. 27604], Nelson et al. 2004:158 [ref. 27807], Page et al. 2013:163 [ref. 32708], Parin et al. 2014:435 [ref. 33547], Pietsch & Orr 2015:59 [ref. 34694], Kells et al. 2016:276 [ref. 35888]). Current status: Valid as Anoplarchus insignis Gilbert & Burke 1912. Stichaeidae: Xiphisterinae. Distribution: Eastern North Pacific: Bering Sea to California, U.S.A. Habitat: marine.

japonicus, Chirolophis Herzenstein [S. M.] 1890:123 [33] [Mélanges Biologiques, tirés du Bulletin physico-mathématique de l'Académie Impériale des Sciences de St. Pétersbourg v. 13; ref. 2149] Hakodate, Oshima Subprefecture, Hokkaido, Japan. Holotype (unique): ZIN 8724. Type catalog: Balushkin et al. 2012:119 [ref. 33656]. On p. 33 of Bull. Acad. Imp. Sci. St. Petersbourg (n. s.) v. 2. •Valid as Chirolophis japonicus Herzenstein 1890 -- (Lindberg & Krasyukova 1975:82 [ref. 7348], Shiogaki 1983:191 [ref. 26643], Amaoka & Miki in Masuda et al. 1984:301 [ref. 6441], Shiogaki 1985:191 [ref. 5199], Sokolovskaya et al. 1998:12 [ref. 24670], Nakabo 2000:1047 [ref. 25182], Nakabo 2002:1047 [ref. 26193], Youn 2002:377 (with year 1892), 641 [ref. 26218], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:16 [ref. 27604], Parin et al. 2014:438 [ref. 33547]). Current status: Valid as Chirolophis japonicus Herzenstein 1890. Stichaeidae: Chirolophinae. Distribution: Western North Pacific: northern Japan, southern Japan Sea from northern Honshu and Peter the Great Bay to Korean Peninsula and Yellow Sea. Habitat: marine.

laurae, Esselenia Follett [W. I.] & Anderson [M. E.] 1990:153, Figs. 5-6 [Copeia 1990 (no. 1); ref. 13635] Off Santa Catalina Island, Los Angeles County, California, U.S.A., 33°21'N, 118°31'W, depth 0-46 meters. Holotype: LACM 33356-26. Paratypes: CAS 60259-60 (1, 1); LACM 44406-1 (1), 44521-1 (1); SIO 58-474 (3, 1 c&s), 59-307 (4), 61-368 (1), 80-57 (1); USNM 296209 (1). Type catalog: Springer & Anderson 1997:10 [ref. 22953]. •Valid as Esselenichthys laurae (Follett & Anderson 1990) -- (Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:21 [ref. 27604], Nelson et al. 2004:159 [ref. 27807], Page et al. 2013:164 [ref. 32708]). Current status: Valid as Esselenichthys laurae (Follett & Anderson 1990). Stichaeidae: Xiphisterinae. Distribution: Eastern North Pacific: northern California (U.S.A.) to northern Baja California. Habitat: marine.

lysimus, Bryolophus Jordan [D. S.] & Snyder [J. O.] 1902:617, Fig. 3 [Proceedings of the United States National Museum v. 25 (no. 1300); ref. 2517] Pacific south of Sanak Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska, U.S.A., 54°10'00"N, 162°57'30"W, Albatross station 3213, depth 41 fathoms. Holotype: USNM 50571. Paratypes: CAS-SU 3049 (3 not 2). Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:100 [ref. 12291], Springer & Anderson 1997:10 [ref. 22953]. Often confused with B. majorius; review needed -- see Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:15 [ref. 27604]. •Valid as Bryozoichthys lysimus (Jordan & Snyder 1902) -- (Lindberg & Krasyukova 1975:74 [ref. 7348], Amaoka & Miki in Masuda et al. 1984:301 [ref. 6441], Lavrova 1990:48 [ref. 20302], Nakabo 2000:1046 [ref. 25182], Sheiko & Fedorov 2000:38 [ref. 25650], Mecklenburg et al. 2002:753 [ref. 25968], Nakabo 2002:1046 [ref. 26193], Youn 2002:377, 641 [ref. 26218], Fedorov et al. 2003:122 [ref. 27579], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:15 [ref. 27604], Antonenko et al. 2004:283 [ref. 27734], Tokranov & Orlov 2004:365 [ref. 27885], Nelson et al. 2004:158 [ref. 27807], Page et al. 2013:163 [ref. 32708], Shinohara et al. 2014:268 [ref. 33330], Parin et al. 2014:436 [ref. 33547], Kells et al. 2016:276 [ref. 35888]). Current status: Valid as Bryozoichthys lysimus (Jordan & Snyder 1902). Stichaeidae: Chirolophinae. Distribution: North Pacific: Bering Sea to western Gulf of Alaska and to Okhotsk Sea, northern Japan Sea, and Pacific off Hokkaido. Habitat: marine.

marjorius, Bryozoichthys McPhail [J. D.] 1970:2363, Fig. 1 [Journal of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada v. 27 (no. 12); ref. 7447] Near Forrester Island, southeastern Alaska, U.S.A. Holotype: NMC 66-268. Paratypes: NMC 66-274 (1), UBC 69-1 (1). •Valid as Bryozoichthys marjorius McPhail 1970 -- (Eschmeyer & Herald 1983:249 [ref. 9277], McAllister 1990:167 [ref. 14674], Sheiko & Fedorov 2000:38 [ref. 25650], Mecklenburg et al. 2002:754 [ref. 25968], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:15 [ref. 27604], Tokranov & Orlov 2004:365 [ref. 27885], Nelson et al. 2004:158 [ref. 27807], Page et al. 2013:163 [ref. 32708], Parin et al. 2014:437 [ref. 33547], Kells et al. 2016:278 [ref. 35888]). Current status: Valid as Bryozoichthys marjorius McPhail 1970. Stichaeidae: Chirolophinae. Distribution: Eastern North Pacific: Aleutian Islands to southern British Columbia. Habitat: marine.

markevichi, Alectrias Sheiko [B. A.] 2012:310, Figs. 1-2 [Journal of Ichthyology v. 52 (no. 5); ref. 32051] Sea of Japan, Peter the Great Bay, Bol’shoi Pelis Island, bight on the northern coast, depth 0.5 meters. Holotype: ZIN 55125. Paratypes: HUMZ, ZIN. Type catalog: Balushkin et al. 2012:119 [ref. 33656]. •Valid as Alectrias markevichi Sheiko 2012 -- (Parin et al. 2014:433 [ref. 33547]). Current status: Valid as Alectrias markevichi Sheiko 2012. Stichaeidae: Alectriinae. Distribution: Sea of Japan and adjacent waters, including Japan. Habitat: marine.

mucosum, Xiphidion Girard [C. F.] 1858:119 [General report upon zoology of the several Pacific railroad routes, 1857; ref. 4911] South Farallone Islands, off San Francisco, California, U.S.A. Lectotype: USNM 493. Paralectotypes: MCZ 34943 [ex USNM 493] (1), 35992 [ex USNM 493] (1); USNM 336448 [ex USNM 493] (orig. 17 as USNM 493, now 12). Type catalog: Springer & Anderson 1997:11 [ref. 22953]. Lectotype selected by Springer & Anderson 1997:11 [ref. 22953]. •Valid as Xiphister mucosus (Girard 1858) -- (Eschmeyer & Herald 1983:253 [ref. 9277], Matarese et al. 1989:518 [ref. 26885], McAllister 1990:171 [ref. 14674], Mecklenburg et al. 2002:768 [ref. 25968], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:22 [ref. 27604], Nelson et al. 2004:159 [ref. 27807], Page et al. 2013:164 [ref. 32708], Pietsch & Orr 2015:62 [ref. 34694], Clardy & Hilton 2015:[1] 211 [ref. 35298], Kells et al. 2016:284 [ref. 35888]). Current status: Valid as Xiphister mucosus (Girard 1858). Stichaeidae: Xiphisterinae. Distribution: Eastern North Pacific: Kodiak Island (western Gulf of Alaska), to southern California, U.S.A. Habitat: marine.

mutsuensis, Alectrias Shiogaki [M.] 1985:307, Fig.2, 3A, 4B, 5A, 6B, 7, 8A [Japanese Journal of Ichthyology v. 32 (no. 3); ref. 5199] Off Moura Island, Hiranaimachi, Mutsu Bay, Aomori Prefecture, Japan, 40°56'N, 140°51'E. Holotype: NSMT P-23201. Paratypes: ACAP 315 (1, c&s), 318 (1), 320-323 (4), 325, 330-332, 335-337, 339-346, 359, 362 (20, 2 c&s), 1662 (1, c&s), 4749 (1), 5451-66 (16), 5778 (1), 5841-43 (3); NSMT-P 23202-09 (8); USNM 278052 [ex ACAP 5453, 5457] (2). Type catalog: Springer & Anderson 1997:11 [ref. 22953]. •Valid as Alectrias mutsuensis Shiogaki 1985 -- (Nakabo 2000:1053 [ref. 25182], Nakabo 2002:1053 [ref. 26193], Chereshnev et al. 2003:744 [ref. 27536], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:19 [ref. 27604], Balanov et al. 2009:436 [ref. 32468], Sheiko 2012:309 [ref. 32051], Parin et al. 2014:433 [ref. 33547]). Current status: Valid as Alectrias mutsuensis Shiogaki 1985. Stichaeidae: Alectriinae. Distribution: Western North Pacific: northern Honshu, northern Okhotsk Sea. Habitat: marine.

nana, Stichaeopsis Kner [R.] in Steindachner & Kner 1870:441 [21] [Sitzungsberichte der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften. Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Classe v. 61 (1. Abth.); ref. 4250] Decastris Bay, Tatar Strait, northern Sea of Japan. Syntypes: (several) NMW 75384 (2), 76586 (3). On p. 21 of separate. •Valid as Stichaeopsis nana Kner 1870 -- (Lindberg & Krasyukova 1975:71 [ref. 7348], Amaoka & Miki in Masuda et al. 1984:302 [ref. 6441], Follett & Powell 1988:137 [ref. 6234], Lavrova 1990:52 [ref. 20302], Sokolovskaya et al. 1998:13 [ref. 24670], Nakabo 2000:1050 [ref. 25182], Sheiko & Fedorov 2000:38 [ref. 25650], Nakabo 2002:1050 [ref. 26193], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:4 [ref. 27604], Parin et al. 2014:449 [ref. 33547], Dyldin & Orlov 2017:75 [ref. 35138]). Current status: Valid as Stichaeopsis nana Kner 1870. Stichaeidae: Stichaeinae. Distribution: Western North Pacific: Okhotsk Sea at northern Sakhalin and southern Kuril islands, Hokkaido, northern Honshu, Tatar Strait, northern Japan Sea. Habitat: brackish, marine.

nevelskoi, Ozorthe Schmidt [P. Yu.] 1904:194 [Fishes of the eastern seas of the Russian Empire; ref. 3946] Decastris [De Kastri] Bay, Tatar Strait, northern Japan Sea; Cape Bellingauzena, northeastern Sakhalin, Okhotsk Sea, Russia. Syntypes: (3) ZIN 13100 (1 + 1 skull), 13101 (1). Type catalog: Balushkin et al. 2012:119 [ref. 33656]. •Valid as Stichaeopsis nevelskoi (Schmidt 1904) -- (Lindberg & Krasyukova 1975:69 [ref. 7348], Follett & Powell 1988:136 [ref. 6234], Lavrova 1990:52 [ref. 20302], Sokolovskaya et al. 1998:13 [ref. 24670], Sheiko & Fedorov 2000:38 [ref. 25650], Fedorov et al. 2003:125 [ref. 27579], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:4 [ref. 27604], Parin et al. 2014:450 [ref. 33547]). Current status: Valid as Stichaeopsis nevelskoi (Schmidt 1904). Stichaeidae: Stichaeinae. Distribution: Western North Pacific: Okhotsk Sea and Japan Sea. Habitat: marine.

nozawae, Stichaeus Jordan [D. S.] & Snyder [J. O.] 1902:496, Fig. 26 [Proceedings of the United States National Museum v. 25 (no. 1293); ref. 2516] Otaru, Hokkaido, Japan. Holotype (unique): Fisheries Bureau at Sapporo (whereabouts unknown). The spelling nozawae is acceptable; early workers almost certainly Latinized the name first, and then added an 'e' (Art. 31.1.1) [WNE, 12 Mar. 2012] -- we now suggest using nozawae. •Valid as Stichaeus nozawai Jordan & Snyder 1902 -- (Amaoka & Miki in Masuda et al. 1984:302 [ref. 6441], Nakabo 2000:1048 [ref. 25182], Nakabo 2002:1048 [ref. 26193], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:5 [ref. 27604], Shinohara et al. 2014:269 [ref. 33330], Parin et al. 2014:451 [ref. 33547]). •Valid as Stichaeus nozawae Jordan & Snyder 1902 -- (Lindberg & Krasyukova 1975:63 [ref. 7348], Yabe in Amaoka et al. 1983:257, 328 [ref. 8379], Lavrova 1990:52 [ref. 20302], Sokolovskaya et al. 1998:12 [ref. 24670], Tohkairin et al. 2015:13 [ref. 35331]). Current status: Valid as Stichaeus nozawae Jordan & Snyder 1902. Stichaeidae: Stichaeinae. Distribution: Western North Pacific: southern Kuril Islands and southern Okhotsk Sea, Hokkaido, Japan Sea from Tatar Strait to Peter the Great Bay and central Honshu. Habitat: marine.

nugator, Bryostemma Jordan [D. S.] & Williams [T. M.] in Jordan & Starks 1895:843, Pl. 101 [Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences (Series 2) v. 5; ref. 2522] Seattle, Washington, U.S.A. Lectotype: CAS-SU 3134. Paralectotypes: CAS-SU 69718 [ex CAS-SU 3134] (1). Additional specimens: CAS-SU 4337 (3). Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:100 [ref. 12291]. Lectotype established (as figured specimen) in caption to Pl. 341, p. 3302 in Jordan & Evermann 1900 [ref. 2446]. •Valid as Chirolophis nugator (Jordan & Williams 1895) -- (Eschmeyer & Herald 1983:250 [ref. 9277], McAllister 1990:167 [ref. 14674], Mecklenburg et al. 2002:750 [ref. 25968], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:16 [ref. 27604], Nelson et al. 2004:159 [ref. 27807], Page et al. 2013:163 [ref. 32708], Parin et al. 2014:438 [ref. 33547], Pietsch & Orr 2015:59 [ref. 34694], Kells et al. 2016:278 [ref. 35888]). Current status: Valid as Chirolophis nugator (Jordan & Williams 1895). Stichaeidae: Chirolophinae. Distribution: Eastern North Pacific: Aleutian Islands to southern California, U.S.A. Habitat: marine.

ochriamkini, Stichaeus Taranetz [A. Ya.] 1935:96 [Vestnik Dal'nevostocnogo Filiala Akademii Nauk SSSR = Bulletin of the Far Eastern Branch of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR No. 13 (1935); ref. 4339] Northern part of Sea of Japan to Peter the Great Bay and Aniva Bay, Sakhalin Island, Russia. Syntypes: ZIN 17751 (1), 17754 (1), 17756 (5 + 1 skeleton), 18710-11 (1, 3), 18714 (3), 18716 (1), 18726-27 (3, 6), 18729 (1), 18733 (1). Type catalog: Balushkin et al. 2012:119 [ref. 33656]. •Valid as Stichaeus ochriamkini Taranetz 1935 -- (Lindberg & Krasyukova 1975:61 [ref. 7348], Lavrova 1990:52 [ref. 20302], Sokolovskaya et al. 1998:12 [ref. 24670], Nakabo 2000:1048 [ref. 25182], Nakabo 2002:1048 [ref. 26193], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:5 [ref. 27604], Parin et al. 2014:452 [ref. 33547], Tohkairin et al. 2015:13 [ref. 35331]). Current status: Valid as Stichaeus ochriamkini Taranetz 1935. Stichaeidae: Stichaeinae. Distribution: Western North Pacific: southern Kuril Islands, southwestern Okhotsk Sea (Aniva Bay, Sakhalin), and Tatar Strait to Peter the Great Bay and Moneron Island, Japan Sea. Habitat: marine.

otohime, Bryostemma Jordan [D. S.] & Snyder [J. O.] 1902:466, Fig. 12 [Proceedings of the United States National Museum v. 25 (no. 1293); ref. 2516] Hakodate, Oshima Subprefecture, Hokkaido, Japan. Holotype: CAS-SU 7073. Paratypes: CAS-SU 7099 (29), USNM 50302 (5). Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:100 [ref. 12291], Springer & Anderson 1997:11 [ref. 22953]. •Valid as Chirolophis otohime (Jordan & Snyder 1902) -- (Lindberg & Krasyukova 1975:79 [ref. 7348]). •Synonym of Chirolophis japonicus Herzenstein 1890 -- (Shiogaki 1983:191 [ref. 26643], Nakabo 2002:1584 [ref. 26193], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:16 [ref. 27604], Parin et al. 2014:437 [ref. 33547]). Current status: Synonym of Chirolophis japonicus Herzenstein 1890. Stichaeidae: Chirolophinae. Habitat: marine.

pennantii, Blennius Yarrell [W.] in Jenyns 1835:24 [A systematic catalogue of British vertebrate animals.; ref. 21620] Not available; appeared as name only. Also appeared in Jenyns 1835:380 [ref. 18335] as a name in synonymy of Blennius palmicornis Cuvier (a misidentification) with reference to Jenyns 1835:24 [ref. 21620] -- see Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:16 [ref. 27604]. •In the synonymy of Chirolophis ascanii (Walbaum 1792) -- (Makushok 1973:532 [ref. 6889], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:29 [ref. 27604]). Current status: Synonym of Chirolophis ascanii (Walbaum 1792). Stichaeidae: Chirolophinae.

polyactocephalus, Blennius Pallas [P. S.] 1814:179 [Zoographia Rosso-Asiatica v. 3; ref. 3351] Kamchatka, Russia. No types known. •Valid as Soldatovia polyactocephala (Pallas 1814) -- (Lindberg & Krasyukova 1975:84 [ref. 7348], Miki & Maruyama 1986:404 [ref. 5694], Lavrova 1990:51 [ref. 20302], Sokolovskaya et al. 1998:13 [ref. 24670], Nakabo 2000:1047 [ref. 25182], Sheiko & Fedorov 2000:38 [ref. 25650], Nakabo 2002:1047 [ref. 26193], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:18 [ref. 27604], Parin et al. 2014:449 [ref. 33547]). Current status: Valid as Soldatovia polyactocephala (Pallas 1814). Stichaeidae: Chirolophinae. Distribution: Western North Pacific: southeastern Kamchatka, Okhotsk Sea, and Hokkaido, and Peter the Great Bay. Habitat: marine.

praecisus, Chirus Krøyer [H. N.] 1836:25 [Naturhistorisk Tidsskrift (Kjøbenhavn) v. 1; ref. 18436] Greenland. Holotype (unique): ZMUC (lost). Type catalog: Nielsen 1974:75 [ref. 9588]. •Valid as Eumesogrammus praecisus (Krøyer 1836) -- (Lindberg & Krasyukova 1975:66 [ref. 7348], Robins & Ray 1986:233 [ref. 23100], Scott & Scott 1988:416 [ref. 25518], McAllister 1990:167 [ref. 14674], Lavrova 1990:49 [ref. 20302], Miki in Okamura et al. 1995:210 [ref. 22531], Sheiko & Fedorov 2000:38 [ref. 25650], Mecklenburg et al. 2002:746 [ref. 25968], Fedorov et al. 2003:123 [ref. 27579] dated 1837, Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:3 [ref. 27604], Nelson et al. 2004:159 [ref. 27807] dating to 1837, Møller et al. 2010:65 [ref. 31169], Mecklenburg et al. 2011:129 [ref. 31212], Markevich & Kharin 2011:65 [ref. 31246], Page et al. 2013:164 [ref. 32708], Parin et al. 2014:441 [ref. 33547], Mecklenburg & Steinke 2015:165 [ref. 34033], Afonso et al. 2016:69, 146 [ref. 36199], Kells et al. 2016:280 [ref. 35888], Mecklenburg et al. 2016:199 [ref. 34440], Mecklenburg et al. 2018:380 [ref. 36370]). Current status: Valid as Eumesogrammus praecisus (Krøyer 1836). Stichaeidae: Stichaeinae. Distribution: North Pacific, Arctic Ocean, northwestern Atlantic. Habitat: marine.

pulcherrimus, Stichaeus punctatus Taranetz [A. Ya.] 1935:96 [Vestnik Dal'nevostocnogo Filiala Akademii Nauk SSSR = Bulletin of the Far Eastern Branch of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR No. 13 (1935); ref. 4339] Okhotsk Sea and Japan Sea. Syntypes: ZIN 18712-13 (5, 6), 18715 (3), 18718 (3), 18728 (3), 19126-27 (1, 8). Type catalog: Balushkin et al. 2012:120 [ref. 33656]. See Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:6 [ref. 27604] for type information. •Synonym of Stichaeus punctatus (Fabricius 1780), but a valid subspecies pulcherrimus Taranetz 1935 as described -- (Lindberg & Krasyukova 1975:56 [ref. 7348], Scott & Scott 1988:424 [ref. 25518], Lavrova 1990:52 [ref. 20302], Sokolovskaya et al. 1998:12 [ref. 24670], Sheiko & Fedorov 2000:39 [ref. 25650], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:6 [ref. 27604], Mecklenburg et al. 2016:209 [ref. 34440]). •Synonym of Stichaeus punctatus (Fabricius 1780) -- (Parin et al. 2014:452 [ref. 33547]). Current status: Synonym of Stichaeus punctatus (Fabricius 1780). Stichaeidae: Stichaeinae. Habitat: marine.

punctatus, Blennius Fabricius [O.] 1780:153 [Fauna groenlandica, systematice sistens animalia Groenlandiae occidentalis, etc.; ref. 17464] Western Greenland. No types known. Original spelling as Blennivs pvnctatvs; historical typeset, name equals punctatus. Two subspecies are recognized -- see Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:6 [ref. 27604]. •Valid as Stichaeus punctatus (Fabricius 1780), subspecies punctatus -- (Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:6 [ref. 27604], Page et al. 2013:164 [ref. 32708]). •Valid as Stichaeus punctatus (Fabricius 1780) [often as a subspecies] -- (Lindberg & Krasyukova 1975:56 [ref. 7348], Eschmeyer & Herald 1983:253 [ref. 9277], Robins & Ray 1986:233 [ref. 23100], Scott & Scott 1988:423 [ref. 25518], Matarese et al. 1989:501 [ref. 26885], McAllister 1990:167 [ref. 14674], Lavrova 1990:52 [ref. 20302], Sheiko & Fedorov 2000:39 [ref. 25650], Collette in Collette & Klein-MacPhee 2002:477 [ref. 26158], Mecklenburg et al. 2002:747 [ref. 25968], Fedorov et al. 2003:125 [ref. 27579], Nelson et al. 2004:159 [ref. 27807], Mecklenburg et al. 2007:180 [ref. 29448], Møller et al. 2010:66 [ref. 31169], Mecklenburg et al. 2011:129 [ref. 31212], Parin et al. 2014:452 [ref. 33547], Mecklenburg & Steinke 2015:165 [ref. 34033], Afonso et al. 2016:71, 284 [ref. 36199], Kells et al. 2016:284 [ref. 35888], Mecklenburg et al. 2016:208 [ref. 34440], Mecklenburg et al. 2018:390 [ref. 36370]). Current status: Valid as Stichaeus punctatus (Fabricius 1780). Stichaeidae: Stichaeinae. Distribution: Arctic Ocean and adjacent North Pacific and northwestern Atlantic. Habitat: marine.

purpurescens, Anoplarchus Gill [T. N.] 1861:262 [Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia v. 13; ref. 1777] "Washington Territory", U.S.A. Syntypes: USNM 9409 (2, in pieces). Type catalog: Springer & Anderson 1997:11 [ref. 22953]. •Valid as Anoplarchus purpurescens Gill 1861 -- (Eschmeyer & Herald 1983:249 [ref. 9277], Matarese et al. 1989:512 [ref. 26885], McAllister 1990:170 [ref. 14674], Mecklenburg et al. 2002:765 [ref. 25968], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:20 [ref. 27604], Nelson et al. 2004:158 [ref. 27807], Page et al. 2013:163 [ref. 32708], Sheiko 2012:309 [ref. 32051], Pietsch & Orr 2015:59 [ref. 34694], Kells et al. 2016:276 [ref. 35888]). Current status: Valid as Anoplarchus purpurescens Gill 1861. Stichaeidae: Xiphisterinae. Distribution: Eastern North Pacific: Aleutian Islands and Pribilof Islands, Bering Sea, to southern California, U.S.A. Habitat: marine.

rothrocki, Stichaeus Bean [T. H.] 1881:146 [Proceedings of the United States National Museum v. 4 (no. 210); ref. 223] Cape Lisburne, Lisburne Peninsula, Alaska, U.S.A., Chukchi Sea, Arctic Ocean. Lectotype: USNM 27573. Paralectotypes: (17) MCZ 35919 [ex USNM 27573] (2); USNM 27565 (not found in 1980), 27580 (8), 112750 [ex USNM 27573] (4). Type catalog: Springer & Anderson 1997:11-12 [ref. 22953]. Originally as Stichæus ? Rothrocki, but at end of account Bean placed the species in Notogrammus. Lectotype designation: Springer & Anderson 1997:11-12 [ref. 22953]. •Synonym of Stichaeus punctatus (Fabricius 1780) -- (Mecklenburg et al. 2002:747 [ref. 25968], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:6 [ref. 27604], Parin et al. 2014:452 [ref. 33547]). Current status: Synonym of Stichaeus punctatus (Fabricius 1780). Stichaeidae: Stichaeinae. Habitat: marine.

rubrimaculata, Dictyosoma Yatsu [A.], Yasuda [F.] & Taki [Y.] 1978:41, Figs. 1, 2, 3a, 4 [Japanese Journal of Ichthyology v. 25 (no. 1); ref. 8858] Kominato, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Holotype: NSMT-P 18401. Paratypes: FSKU 750812 (1); MTUF 22485 (1), 22487-91 (5), 22516 (1, c&s), 22519 (2), 22530-32 (3), 22596 (1), 22761 (1, c&s), 22814 & 22484 (3), 22686 (1), 22910-11 (2), 22914 (1), 22955 (1), 23116 (6), 23967-78 (12), 22955 (1), 23116 (6), 23967-78 (12), 23979 (4); NSMT-P 18402-03 (1, 1); YCM 3251-2 (1), 3251-3 (1), 3378 (2). Type catalog: Shibata et al. 2011:16 [ref. 31469]. Dictysoma is neuter, so species should be rubrimaculatum. •Valid as Dictyosoma rubrimaculata Yatsu, Yasuda & Taki 1978 -- (Amaoka & Miki in Masuda et al. 1984:303 [ref. 6441], Nakabo 2000:1049 [ref. 25182] as rubrimaculatum, Shinohara et al. 2000:181 [ref. 25987], Nakabo 2002:1049 [ref. 26193] as rubrimaculatum, Youn 2002:377, 642 [ref. 26218], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:21 [ref. 27604] as rubrimaculatum, Shibata et al. 2011:16 [ref. 31469] as rubrimaculatum, Ji & Kim 2012:55 [ref. 32289]). Current status: Valid as Dictyosoma rubrimaculatum Yatsu, Yasuda & Taki 1978. Stichaeidae: Xiphisterinae. Distribution: Western North Pacific: Japan to East China Sea and to Korean Peninsula; subtidal rocky reefs. Habitat: marine.

rupestris, Xiphister Jordan [D. S.] & Gilbert [C. H.] 1880:137 [Proceedings of the United States National Museum v. 3 (no. 130); ref. 10594] Monterey, California, U.S.A. Lectotype: USNM 27001. Paralectotypes: ANSP 9737-38 (2), 9739 (1); MNHN A-3294 [ex USNM] (2); MSNG 8284 [ex USNM] (1); MTD F 148 [ex USNM] (1), F 3210 [ex USNM] (1); UMMZ 162049 [ex USNM 20343] (1); USNM 20343 (3); ZMUB 1330 [ex USNM 27327] (1); ZMB 11622 [ex USNM] (2); ZMUC [ex USNM 20343] (some). Type catalog: Tortonese 1963:341 [ref. 10350], Bauchot 1967:59 [ref. 20734], Frøiland 1979:150 [ref. 21547], Böhlke 1984:158 [ref. 13621], Springer & Anderson 1997:12 [ref. 22953], Zarske 2003:32 [ref. 27474]. Lectotype selected by Springer & Anderson 1997:12 [ref. 22953]. •Synonym of Xiphister atropurpureus (Kittlitz 1858) -- (Mecklenburg et al. 2002:769 [ref. 25968], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:22 [ref. 27604]). Current status: Synonym of Xiphister atropurpureus (Kittlitz 1858). Stichaeidae: Xiphisterinae. Habitat: marine.

saitone, Bryostemma Jordan [D. S.] & Snyder [J. O.] 1902:467, Fig. 13 [Proceedings of the United States National Museum v. 25 (no. 1293); ref. 2516] Aomori, Japan. Holotype (unique): CAS-SU 7072. Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:100 [ref. 12291]. •Valid as Chirolophis saitone (Jordan & Snyder 1902) -- (Lindberg & Krasyukova 1975:77 [ref. 7348], Shiogaki 1983:191 [ref. 26643], Amaoka & Miki in Masuda et al. 1984:301 [ref. 6441], Nakabo 2000:1046 [ref. 25182], Nakabo 2002:1046 [ref. 26193], Markevitch 2002:701 [ref. 26467], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:17 [ref. 27604], Parin et al. 2014:438 [ref. 33547]). Current status: Valid as Chirolophis saitone (Jordan & Snyder 1902). Stichaeidae: Chirolophinae. Distribution: Western North Pacific: northern Honshu and southern Hokkaido, Japan; Peter the Great Bay, Japan Sea, Russia. Habitat: marine.

snyderi, Bryostemma Taranetz [A. Ya.] 1938:123, Fig. 6 (insert) [Vestnik Dal'nevostocnogo Filiala Akademii Nauk SSSR = Bulletin of the Far Eastern Branch of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR No. 28; ref. 17894] West of Sakhalin Island, 47°45'N, Sea of Japan, 34-45 m; Petropavlovsk; Bering Sea at Cape Olyutoskiy. Syntypes: SU 5738 (1), ZIN 29994 (2); others not found. Type catalog: Balushkin et al. 2012:120 [ref. 33656]. For type information see Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:17 [ref. 27604]. •Valid as Chirolophis snyderi (Taranetz 1938) -- (Lindberg & Krasyukova 1975:81 [ref. 7348], Amaoka & Miki in Masuda et al. 1984:301 [ref. 6441], Lavrova 1990:49 [ref. 20302], Nakabo 2000:1047 [ref. 25182], Sheiko & Fedorov 2000:38 [ref. 25650], Mecklenburg et al. 2002:752 [ref. 25968], Nakabo 2002:1047 [ref. 26193], Youn 2002:377, 641 [ref. 26218], Fedorov et al. 2003:122 [ref. 27579], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:17 [ref. 27604], Nelson et al. 2004:159 [ref. 27807], Page et al. 2013:163 [ref. 32708], Parin et al. 2014:439 [ref. 33547], Mecklenburg & Steinke 2015:165 [ref. 34033], Mecklenburg et al. 2016:197 [ref. 34440], Mecklenburg et al. 2018:378 [ref. 36370]). Current status: Valid as Chirolophis snyderi (Taranetz 1938). Stichaeidae: Chirolophinae. Distribution: North Pacific and adjacent Arctic: Chukchi Sea to western Gulf of Alaska and to Okhotsk Sea, Tatar Strait, and Pacific coast of Hokkaido. Habitat: marine.

storoshi, Ernogrammus Schmidt [P. Yu.] 1904:193 [Fishes of the eastern seas of the Russian Empire; ref. 3946] North of Cape Terpeniya, near Cape Popova, Okhotsk Sea, depth 343 feet (49 Russian fathoms). Holotype (unique): ZIN 13026. Type catalog: Balushkin et al. 2012:120 [ref. 33656]. •Synonym of Eumesogrammus praecisus (Krøyer 1836) -- (Lindberg & Krasyukova 1975:66 [ref. 7348], Sheiko & Fedorov 2000:38 [ref. 25650], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:3 [ref. 27604], Parin et al. 2014:441 [ref. 33547]). Current status: Synonym of Eumesogrammus praecisus (Krøyer 1836). Stichaeidae: Stichaeinae. Habitat: marine.

stroemii, Gunnellus Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1836:444 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 11; ref. 1005] Norway. No types known. Type catalog: Bauchot 1967:60-61 [ref. 20734]. Based on Blennius galerita of authors -- see Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:16 [ref. 27604] for discussion. •Synonym of Chirolophis ascanii (Walbaum 1792) -- (Makushok 1973:532 [ref. 6889], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:16 [ref. 27604]). Current status: Synonym of Chirolophis ascanii (Walbaum 1792). Stichaeidae: Chirolophinae. Habitat: marine.

subbifurcatus, Pholis Storer [D. H.] 1839:370 [63] [Boston Journal of Natural History v. 2 (nos 3-4) (art. 12); ref. 4278] Intertidal zone at Nahant, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Holotype (unique): whereabouts unknown. On p. 63 of separate. •Valid as Ulvaria subbifurcata (Storer 1839) -- (Robins & Ray 1986:233 [ref. 23100], Scott & Scott 1988:424 [ref. 25518], McAllister 1990:167 [ref. 14674], Collette in Collette & Klein-MacPhee 2002:479 [ref. 26158], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:6 [ref. 27604], Nelson et al. 2004:159 [ref. 27807], Page et al. 2013:164 [ref. 32708], Afonso et al. 2016:71, 292 [ref. 36199]). Current status: Valid as Ulvaria subbifurcata (Storer 1839). Stichaeidae: Stichaeinae. Distribution: Northwestern Atlantic: Labrador (Canada) south to Massachusetts (U.S.A.). Habitat: marine.

tarasovi, Alectrias Popov [A. M.] 1933:150, Fig. 1 [labelled 2 on plate] [Issledovaniya Morey SSSR, Leningrad No. 19; ref. 6535] Decastris Bay, Tatar Strait, Sea of Japan, Russia. Holotype (unique): ZIN, lost. •Valid as Pseudalectrias tarasovi (Popov 1933) -- (Lindberg & Krasyukova 1975:114 [ref. 7348], Miki et al. 1987:3 [ref. 12551], Lavrova 1990:51 [ref. 20302], Sokolovskaya et al. 1998:12 [ref. 24670], Nakabo 2000:1053 [ref. 25182], Sheiko & Fedorov 2000:38 [ref. 25650], Nakabo 2002:1053 [ref. 26193], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:22 [ref. 27604], Sheiko 2012:309 [ref. 32051], Parin et al. 2014:448 [ref. 33547]). Current status: Valid as Pseudalectrias tarasovi (Popov 1933). Stichaeidae: Alectriinae. Distribution: Western North Pacific: Kuril Islands to southern Hokkaido, Japan Sea from Tatar Strait (Decastris Bay) to Peter the Great Bay. Habitat: marine.

tarsodes, Bryostemma Jordan [D. S.] & Snyder [J. O.] 1902:614, Fig. 1 [Proceedings of the United States National Museum v. 25 (no. 1300); ref. 2517] Pacific, south of Sanak Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska, U.S.A., 54°10'00"N, 162°57'30"W, Albatross station 3213, depth 41 fathoms. Holotype (unique): USNM 50570. Type catalog: Springer & Anderson 1997:12 [ref. 22953]. •Valid as Chirolophis tarsodes (Jordan & Snyder 1902) -- (McAllister 1990:167 [ref. 14674], Mecklenburg et al. 2002:749 [ref. 25968], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:17 [ref. 27604], Nelson et al. 2004:159 [ref. 27807], Page et al. 2013:163 [ref. 32708]). Current status: Valid as Chirolophis tarsodes (Jordan & Snyder 1902). Stichaeidae: Chirolophinae. Distribution: Eastern North Pacific: Sanak Islands and Gulf of Alaska to northern British Columbia. Habitat: marine.

temminckii, Dictyosoma Bleeker [P.] 1853:42 [Verhandelingen van het Bataviaasch Genootschap van Kunsten en Wetenschappen. v. 25 (art. 7); ref. 340] Kaminoseki Island [= Murotu?], Yamaguti Prefecture, Japan, 33.8333° N, 132.1170° E. Syntypes: RMNH 1948 (5); plus figured specimen that was destroyed. Based on Temminck & Schlegel 1845:139, Pl. 73 (fig. 3) [ref. 4373]. •Senior synonym of Dictyosoma burgeri van der Hoeven 1855 -- (Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:20 [ref. 27604]). •Valid as Dictyosoma temminckii Bleeker 1853 -- (Parin et al. 2014:439 [ref. 33547]). Current status: Valid as Dictyosoma temminckii Bleeker 1853. Stichaeidae: Xiphisterinae. Distribution: Western North Pacific: around Japan from Tsugaru Strait to East China Sea and southern Korean Peninsula; Liaodong Peninsula, Yellow Sea. Habitat: marine.

tongyeongensis, Dictyosoma Ji [H.-S.] & Kim [J.-K.] 2012:57, Figs. 1-3 [Zootaxa No. 3569; ref. 32289] 34°50'25"N, 128°25'06"E, South Sea of Korea, depth 12 meters. Holotype: NIBP-P0000017843. Paratypes: NIRM-P0000017844 (1); PKU 3560 (1), 3561 (1), 3562 (1), 3568 (1). •Valid as Dictyosoma tongyeongensis Ji & Kim 2012. Current status: Valid as Dictyosoma tongyeongensis Ji & Kim 2012. Stichaeidae: Xiphisterinae. Distribution: Western North Pacific: South Sea of Korea. Habitat: marine.

ulvae, Xiphistes Jordan [D. S.] & Starks [E. C.] 1895:847, Pl. 102 [Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences (Series 2) v. 5; ref. 2522] Waadda Island, Neah Bay, Washington, U.S.A. Holotype (unique): CAS-SU 3132. Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:99 [ref. 12291]. •Synonym of Phytichthys chirus (Jordan & Gilbert 1880) -- (Mecklenburg et al. 2002:767 [ref. 25968], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:22 [ref. 27604]). Current status: Synonym of Phytichthys chirus (Jordan & Gilbert 1880). Stichaeidae: Xiphisterinae. Habitat: marine.

unimaculatus, Clinus Reinhardt [J. C. H.] 1836:9 [Oversigt over det Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskabs Forhandlinger og dets Medlemmers Arbeider (Kjøbenhavn) for 1835-36; ref. 6587] Greenland. Possible syntypes: ZMUC 174 (1) Umanak, ZMUC (2, lost). Type catalog: Nielsen 1974:75 [ref. 9588]. Also appeared in Reinhardt 1837:114, 121 [pp. 32 & 39 of separate] [ref. 3691], apparently with different types -- see Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:3 [ref. 27604]. •Synonym of Eumesogrammus praecisus (Krøyer 1836) -- (Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:3 [ref. 27604], Parin et al. 2014:441 [ref. 33547]). Current status: Synonym of Eumesogrammus praecisus (Krøyer 1836). Stichaeidae: Stichaeinae. Distribution: North Pacific, Arctic, western North Atlantic: Beaufort and Chukchi seas south to northeastern Bering Sea and Okhotsk Sea, east in Canadian Arctic to Greenland and south to Gulf of St. Lawrence (if valid). Habitat: marine.

versicolor, Xiphistes Gilbert [C. H.] & Burke [C. V.] 1912:88, Fig. 33 [Bulletin of the Bureau of Fisheries v. 30 (Doc. 754) (for 1910); ref. 1634] Attu Island, Aleutian Islands, Bering Sea. Holotype: USNM 74395. Paratypes: (16) CAS-SU 22368 (8), USNM 70938 (8). Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:99 [ref. 12291], Böhlke 1953:99 [ref. 12291], Springer & Anderson 1997:13 [ref. 22953]. •Synonym of Phytichthys chirus (Jordan & Gilbert 1880) -- (Mecklenburg et al. 2002:767 [ref. 25968], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:22 [ref. 27604]). Current status: Synonym of Phytichthys chirus (Jordan & Gilbert 1880). Stichaeidae: Xiphisterinae. Habitat: marine.

walkeri, Ernogrammus Follett [W. I.] & Powell [D. C.] 1988:137, Fig. 1 [Copeia 1988 (no. 1); ref. 6234] West of San Simeon Pt., San Luis Obispo County, California, U.S.A., 35°38'N, 121°12'W, depth 9.1-15.2 meters. Holotype: CAS 56198. Paratypes: CAS 27046-47 (1, 3 or 2), 27156 (2), 27160-64 (1 skeleton, 1, 1, 3, 1), 27165 (1 c&s), 48094 (1), 57410 (1), 57635 (1); LACM 31739-34 (1), 31859-26 (3), 31860-24 (1, c&s), 32671-16 (1); SIO 15-1339 (1) (ex UCLA W69-10), 15-1771 (3) (ex UCLA W66-66), 15-1846 (1) (ex UCLA W52-226), 15-1869 (6, not 5) (ex UCLA W64-80), 15-1943 (1) (ex UCLA W71-11), 15-2013 (2) (ex UCLA W64-81), 15-2016 (1) (ex UCLA 63-256), 15-2156 (2) (ex UCLA W70-16), 15-2384 (1) (ex UCLA W61-167), 15-2480 (1) (ex UCLA W52-225), 15-2481 (1) (ex UCLA W56-265), 54-191 (3), 72-86 (1). •Valid as Ernogrammus walkeri Follett & Powell 1988 -- (Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:3 [ref. 27604], Nelson et al. 2004:159 [ref. 27807], Markevich & Kharin 2011:64 [ref. 31246], Yamanaka et al. 2012:127 [ref. 32373], Page et al. 2013:164 [ref. 32708], Kells et al. 2016:278 [ref. 35888]). Current status: Valid as Ernogrammus walkeri Follett & Powell 1988. Stichaeidae: Stichaeinae. Distribution: Northeastern Pacific: central and southern California (U.S.A.). Habitat: marine.

wui, Azuma Wang [K.-F.] & Wang [S.-C.] 1935:210, Fig. 36 [Contributions from the Biological Laboratory of the Science Society of China. (Zoological Series) v. 11 (no. 6); ref. 17227] Chefoo, Shantung Province, China. Holotype (unique): SSCN 10224. •Valid as Chirolophis wui (Wang & Wang 1935) -- (Lindberg & Krasyukova 1975:77 [ref. 7348], Youn 2002:377, 642 [ref. 26218], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:17 [ref. 27604]). Current status: Valid as Chirolophis wui (Wang & Wang 1935). Stichaeidae: Chirolophinae. Distribution: Western North Pacific: Korean Peninsula and Yellow Sea near Chefoo. Habitat: marine.

yarellii, Blennius Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1836:218 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 11; ref. 1005] Berwick-upon-Tweed, England. No types known. Type catalog: Bauchot 1967:17-18 [ref. 20734]. Based on Yarrell 1835-36:233 (v. 1) [ref. 4812] in part. Yarrell 1859 (3rd edition of ref. 4812) spelled the name Blennius yarrellii. •Synonym of Chirolophis ascanii (Walbaum 1792) -- (Makushok 1973:532 [ref. 6889], Mecklenburg & Sheiko 2004:16 [ref. 27604]). Current status: Synonym of Chirolophis ascanii (Walbaum 1792). Stichaeidae: Chirolophinae. Habitat: marine.

zhirmunskii, Ernogrammus Markevich [A. I.] & Kharin [V. E.] 2011:60, Figs. 1-4 [Zootaxa No. 2814; ref. 31246] Bol'shoy Pelis Island, bay on northern coast of island, Peter the Great Bay, Sea of Japan, Russia, depth 9/5 meters. Holotype: ZIN 54444. Paratypes: FEMBSNR 747 (2); MIMB 20795 (1); TINRO Centre P 242 (1); ZIN 54757 (5); ZMFESU 27577/1233 (1). Plus non-type material. Type catalog: Balushkin et al. 2012:120 [ref. 33656]. •Valid as Ernogrammus zhirmunskii Markevich & Kharin 2011 -- (Yamanaka et al. 2012:127 [ref. 32373], Parin et al. 2014:440 [ref. 33547]). Current status: Valid as Ernogrammus zhirmunskii Markevich & Kharin 2011. Stichaeidae: Stichaeinae. Distribution: Bol'shoy Pelis Island, Sea of Japan, Russia and Japan. Habitat: marine.