Girish Mahajan

Microancathus

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Kingdom  Animalia
Class  Actinopterygii
Family  Cyclopteridae
Phylum  Chordata
Order  Scorpaeniformes
Rank  Genus
Similar  Eumicrotremus, Lumpsucker, Cyclopterus lumpus

Microancathus is a genus of lumpfishes native to the North Pacific.

Species

There are currently 2 recognized species in this genus:

  • Microancathus fedorovi (Mandritsa, 1991) (Fedorov's lumpsucker) - traditionally included in Eumicrotremus.
  • Microancathus tokranovi Voskoboinikova, 2015 (Tokranov's lumpsucker)
  • References

    Microancathus Wikipedia


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