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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Chimaeridae
Reference taxon from EOL Dynamic Hierarchy Trunk
Chimaeridae
Recognized by iNaturalist, Timor Sea Species List, Aegean Sea Species List, NMNH Fishes, Flickr Group, Harvard Museum of Comparative Zoology DwCA, AnAge articles, IABIN, IUCN, Australia Species List, Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology, SERPENT Project, Canada Species List, Chile Species List, China Species List, Colombia Species List, Denmark Species List, Dominican Republic Species List, Ecuador Species List, France Species List, Greece Species List, India Species List, Ireland Species List, Italy Species List, Morocco Species List, Mozambique Species List, New Zealand Species List, Norway Species List, Philippines Species List, Portugal Species List, South Africa Species List, Spain Species List, Sweden Species List, Taiwan Species List, The Bahamas Species List, Tibet Species List, Tunisia Species List, United Kingdom Species List, Venezuela Species List, Japan Species List, English Vernaculars for Landmark Taxa, Mexico Species List, United States Species List, Aegean Sea Species List, Alboran Sea Species List, Arafura Sea Species List, Balearic Sea Species List, Bay of Biscay Species List, Bering Sea Species List, Bass Strait Species List, Caribbean Sea Species List, Coral Sea Species List, Davis Strait Species List, Great Australian Bight Species List, Gulf of Alaska Species List, Gulf of California Species List, Gulf of Mexico Species List, Indian Ocean Species List, Ionian Sea Species List, Kattegat Species List, Ligurian Sea Species List, Mozambique Channel Species List, North Atlantic Species List, North Pacific Species List, North Sea Species List, Philippine Sea Species List, Seto Inland Sea Species List, Skagerrak Species List, South China Sea Species List, Tyrrhenian Sea Species List, Sulu Sea Species List, Timor Sea Species List, Tasman Sea Species List, South Atlantic Species List, South Pacific Species List, and Furui 2020
Chimaeridae Bonaparte 1831
Chimaeridae Bonaparte 1831
Chimaeridae Rafinesque 1815
Family recognized by World Register of Marine Species

Alternative Names

? colei Buckland, 1835
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? eocaenus Woodward, 1891
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Chimera Rafinesque 1815
Proparte synonym according to GBIF classification

Common Names

English

ratfishes

Croatian

Morski štakori preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Finnish

Sillikuninkaat preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, christinaflann, and admin

German

Kurznasenchimären preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Greek, Modern (1453-)

Χιμαιρίδες preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hebrew

כימרות קצרי חוטם preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Japanese

ギンザメ科 preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, Furui 2020, piaf, and admin
ギンザメ

Norwegian

Havmusfamilien preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
havmusfamilien preferred

Persian

موش‌ماهیان دماغ‌کوتاه preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Polish

Chimerowate preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Russian

Химеровые preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Shambala

Morski štakori preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Swedish

Havsmusfiskar preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
havsmusfiskar

Turkish

Denizkedisigiller preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ukrainian

Химерові preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
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Curated hierarchies for Chimaeridae

IUCN

Animalia
Chordata
Chondrichthyes
Chimaeriformes