Family Serrivomeridae - Sawtooth eels
  Order
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  Class
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Actinopterygii
No. in FishBase
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Genera : 2 | Species : 9 Eschmeyer's Catalog of Fishes
  Environment
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Fresh : No | Brackish : No | Marine : Yes
  Division
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Marine
  Aquarium
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none
  First Fossil Record
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  Remark
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Distribution: Atlantic, Indian and Pacific Oceans. Jaws produced. Vomerine teeth lancet-like arranged in a saw-like row.
  Etymology
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Serrivomeridae: Latin, serra, -ae = saw + Latin, vomer = bone of the roof of the mouth
  Reproductive guild
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nonguarders
  Typical activity level
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  Main Ref
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  Coordinator
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  Deep Fin Classification
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Osteichthyes | Actinopterygii | Actinopteri | Neopterygii | Teleostei | Elopocephalai | Elopocephala | Elopomorpha | Anguilliformes | Serrivomeridae

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Species/Synonymy list for the family Serrivomeridae as currently in FishBase

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In the column CofF, the digit indicates the status of synchronization with CofF: 0: Not checked; 1: Same status;   2: Different status;   3: Other combination;   4: Synonym in CofF;   5: Species/Subspecies issue;   6: Synonym of another species in CofF;   7: Not in CofF;   8: Should not be in CofF. The CofF version currently used is the one published on 19-05-2014 (Ref. 95876).

The list ordered as follows:

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Scientifc name Status Senior/Junior synonym Combination CofF
Serrivomer beanii Gill & Ryder, 1883
acceptedseniororiginal1
! Serrivomer beani Gill & Ryder, 1883
synonymseniororiginal
Leptocephalus lanceolatus Strömman, 1896
synonymjuniororiginal1
synonymjuniororiginal1
Serrivomer sector Garman, 1899
acceptedseniororiginal1
acceptedseniornew
synonymseniororiginal2
Platuronides danae Roule & Bertin, 1924
synonymseniororiginal2
Serrivomer danae (Roule & Bertin, 1924)
synonymjuniornew
Serrivomer sector brevidentatus Roule & Bertin, 1929
synonymjuniororiginal2
Serrivomer brevidentatus Roule & Bertin, 1929
synonymjuniorchange in species
synonymjuniororiginal2
synonymjuniororiginal2
Serrivomer garmani Bertin, 1944
acceptedseniororiginal1
Serrivomer jesperseni Bauchot-Boutin, 1953
acceptedseniororiginal1
Serrivomer schmidti Bauchot-Boutin, 1953
acceptedseniororiginal1
Serrivomer bertini Bauchot, 1959
acceptedseniororiginal1
Serrivomer samoensis Bauchot, 1959
acceptedseniororiginal1
Stemonidium hypomelas Gilbert, 1905
acceptedseniororiginal1
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