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Eschmeyer's Catalog of Fishes
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Species in the genus Kertomichthys: [ 1 ] record

blastorhinos, Mystriophis Kanazawa [R. H.] 1963:282, Figs. 1, 2A; Pl. 1 (left) [Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington v. 76; ref. 4901] Off French Guiana, 7°18'N, 53°32'W, Oregon station 2021, depth 100 fathoms. Holotype (unique): USNM 158960. Type catalog: Smith 1994:33 [ref. 21917]. •See McCosker 1977:77, 79 [ref. 6836]. •Valid as Kertomichthys blastorhinos (Kanazawa 1963) -- (McCosker et al. 1989:369 [ref. 13288], McCosker & Randall 2001:3 [ref. 25635], McCosker 2003:732 [ref. 26993] as blastorhinus). Current status: Valid as Kertomichthys blastorhinos (Kanazawa 1963). Ophichthidae: Ophichthinae. Distribution: Western Atlantic. Habitat: marine.

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