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cocco, Scopelus Cocco [A.] 1829:143 [Giornale di Scienze Lettere e Arti per La Sicilia Anno 7, v. 26 (no. 77); ref. 857] Sicily, Italy, western Mediterranean Sea. No types known. Also in Cocco 1838:178, Pl. 6 (fig. 6) [ref. 865]. The spelling cocco is correct; spelled coccoi by G√ľnther 1864 [ref. 1974]. •Valid as Gonichthys cocco (Cocco 1829) -- (Krefft & Bekker 1973:182 [ref. 7181] as coccoi, Paxton 1979:11 [ref. 6440], Hulley in Whitehead et al. 1984:452 [ref. 13675] as coccoi, Hulley 1986:299 [ref. 5672], Scott & Scott 1988:217 [ref. 25518], Klausewitz 1989:257 [ref. 13650] as coccoi, McAllister 1990:105 [ref. 14674], Hulley 1990:425 [ref. 15273], Golani 1994:37 [ref. 23162], De La Cruz Agüero et al. 1997:234 [ref. 24545] as coco, Santos et al. 1997:46 [ref. 23531] as coccoi, Arruda 1997:46 [ref. 24952] as coccoi, McEachran & Fechhelm 1998:648 [ref. 23897], Porteiro et al. 1999:36 [ref. 24203] as coccoi, Chirichigno F. & Vélez D. 1998:162 [ref. 24555], Dulĉić 2001:287 [ref. 25709], Bilecenoğlu et al. 2002:45 [ref. 26753], Chen 2002:153 [ref. 26587], Santos et al. in Menezes et al. 2003:54 [ref. 27192], Hartel & Craddock 2003:950 [ref. 27005], Moore et al. 2003:200 [ref. 27076], Golani 2005:24 [ref. 37112] as coccoi, Mundy 2005:221 [ref. 28379], Castellanos-Galindo et al. 2006:255 [ref. 28944], Fricke et al. 2007:60 [ref. 29533], Lipej & Dulčić 2010:25 [ref. 36649] as coccoi, Page et al. 2013:90 [ref. 32708], Goren & Galil 2015:515 [ref. 33910], Hulley 2016:1899 [ref. 34576], Fourriére et al. 2016:454 [ref. 34668], Del Moral-Flores et al. 2016:606 [ref. 34923], Carneiro et al. 2019:119 [ref. 37250], Elbaraasi et al. 2019:93 [ref. 36864], Balushkin & Prirodina 2020:66 [ref. 37828], Kovačić et al. 2020:16 [ref. 37519], Sutton et al. 2020:188 [ref. 37832], Golani 2021:25 [ref. 38303] as coccoi). Current status: Valid as Gonichthys cocco (Cocco 1829). Myctophidae: Myctophinae. Distribution: Atlantic (including Mediterranean Sea) and eastern Pacific. Indian and Pacific oceans records suspect [ref. 34576]. Habitat: marine.