Chimaeridae

Biscoito, Manuel, Ribeiro, Cláudia & Freitas, Mafalda, 2018, Annotated checklist of the fishes of the archipelago of Madeira (NE Atlantic): I-Chondrichthyes, Zootaxa 4429 (3), pp. 459-494: 483

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4429.3.2

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:17EAB027-D9FB-4B8A-9847-3AA76EC96FCB

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/039887A0-FFFA-FFFA-FF22-FAFEFB4407F1

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Chimaeridae
status

 

Family Chimaeridae 

* Chimaera opalescens Luchetti, Iglésias & Sellos 2011  — No common name

Freitas et al. 2017: 84

Distribution in Macaronesia. Madeira.

Remarks. six formalin preserved specimens in MMFAbout MMF collection (dated from 1961 to 2015), previously identified as C. monstrosa  were re-identified (Freitas et al. 2017).

* Hydrolagus affinis (de Brito Capello, 1868)  —Ratazana-da-fundura; Smalleyed rabbitfish

Freitas et al. 2011: 256 | Carneiro et al. 2014: 16.

Distribution in Macaronesia. Madeira, Azores ( Porteiro et al. 2010; Menezes et al. 2012; Carneiro et al. 2014) and the Canary Islands ( Brito et al. 2002; Brito Hernández & Sancho Rafel 2003).

Remarks. four formalin preserved specimens in MMFAbout MMF collections dated from 1956 to 2004.

MMF

Museu Municipal do Funchal