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PDF Phylogenetic relationships
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Taxonomic Hierarchy / Systematik

Species sorted alphabetically - Arten alphabetisch geordnet
Phylogenetic relationships of Frogfishes - Phylogenetische Verwandtschaften der Anglerfische

Order Lophiiformes (Anglerfishes) - Ordnung Lophiiformes (Anglerfische)

English: On this page you find a list of all families of the order of Lophiiformes (anglerfishes) which includes frogfishes and deep sea anglers. All species of the family Antennariidae (frogfishes) are listed with links to a short description and some photos.
References: Theodore W. Pietsch, David Grobecker (1987): Frogfishes of the world / Rachel J. Arnold (2010) Evolutionary History of the Teleost Family Antennariidae
Species English - Main page frogfishes - Deepsea anglerfishes
Click here for a illustration of the different goups contained in the family Antennariidae.

Deutsch: Auf dieser Seite sind alle Familien der Ordnung Lophiiformes aufgeführt, sowohl Anglerfische als auch Tiefsee-Anglerfische (mit DE für "Deutsch" bezeichnet). Zu den Arten der Familie Antennariidae besteht jeweils ein Link zu einer Kurzbeschreibung und zum Teil zu Fotos.
Quellen: Theodore W. Pietsch, David Grobecker (1987): Frogfishes of the world / Rachel J. Arnold (2010): Evolutionary History of the Teleost Family Antennariidae
Arten Deutsch - Startseite Anglerfische - Tiefsee-Anglerfische
Hier klicken für eine Illustration der verschiedenen Gruppen innerhalb der Familie der Antennariidae.

Overview - Übersicht

Kingdom Animalia Animal / Tiere
   Phylum Chordata Chordates / Chordatiere
      Subphylum Vertebrata Vertebrates / Wirbeltiere
         Superclass Osteichthyes Bony fishes / Knochenfische
            Class Actinopterygii Ray-finned fishes, spiny rayed fishes / Strahlenflosser
               Subclass Neopterygii  
                  Infraclass Teleostei  
                     Superorder Paracanthopterygii  
     

                        Order

Lophiiformes

Anglerfishes / Armflossler, Anglerfischartige

     

                           Suborder

Antennarioidei

 
                              Family Antennariidae

Frogfishes / Anglerfische, Fühlerfische

                              Family Brachionichthyidae Handfishes, warty anglers - fishbase
     

                           Suborder

Lophioidei

 
                              Family Lophiidae Goosefishes, anglerfishes , monkfishes / Seeteufelähnliche - fishbase
     

                           Suborder

Ogcocephalioidei

Deepsea Anglerfishes / Tiefsee-Angler
                              Superfamily     Ceratioidea  
                                 Family Caulophrynidae Fanfins / DE - fishbase
                                 Family Centrophrynidae Deep-sea anglerfishes / Tiefsee-Angler - fishbase
                                 Family Ceratiidae Seadevils / Rutenangler - fishbase
                                 Family Diceratiidae Double anglers / DE - fishbase
                                 Family Gigantactinidae Whipnose anglers / DE - fishbase
                                 Family Himantolophidae Footballfishes / Peitschenangler- fishbase
                                 Family Linophrynidae Leftvents / Teufelsangler - fishbase
                                 Family Melanocetidae Black seadevils, devil-anglers / Schwarzangler, Tiefseeteufel - fishbase
                                 Family Neoceratiidae Toothed seadevils / DE - fishbase
                                 Family Oneirodidae Dreamers / DE - fishbase
                                 Family Thaumatichthyidae Wolftrap anglers / DE - fishbase
     
                              Superfamily    Chaunacioidea  
                                 Family Chaunacidae Sea toads, coffinfishes / Seekröten - fishbase
     
                              Superfamily    Ogcocephalioidea  
                                 Family Ogcocephalidae Batfishes / Seefledermäuse - fishbase

Suborder Antennarioidei

Family Antennariidae

The family of frogfish (Antennariidae =antenna bearers) comprise 13, perhaps 14 genera.
Die Familie der Angler- oder Fühlerfische (Antennariidae =Antennen-Träger) enthält 13, vielleicht 14 Gattungen.

Family Antennariidae frogfishes
     
    Subfamily     Antennariinae  
        Genus Antennarius Frogfishes, warty frogfishes / Anglerfische - fishbase (Daudin, 1816)
        Genus Antennatus - fishbase (Schultz, 1957)
        Genus Fowlerichthys (Barbour, 1941)
        Genus Histrio Sargassum fishes / Sargasso Anglerfisch - fishbase (Fischer von Waldheim, 1813)
        Genus Nudiantennarius - fishbase (Schultz, 1957)
    Subfamily     Histiophryninae  
        Genus Allenichthys - fishbase (Pietsch, 1984)
        Genus Echinophryne - fishbase (McCulloch + Waite, 1918)
        Genus Histiophryne - fishbase (Gill, 1863)
        Genus Kuiterichthys - fishbase (Pietsch, 1984)
        Genus Lophiocharon - fishbase (Whitley, 1933)
        Genus Phyllophryne - fishbase (Pietsch, 1984)
        Genus Rhycherus - fishbase (Ogilby, 1907)
        Genus Tathicarpus - fishbase (Ogilby, 1907)
        Genus Antennariidae gen. nov.  
     
    Subfamily Lophichthyinae  
        Genus Lophichthys - fishbase (Nelson 1984)
     
    Subfamily Tetrabrachiinae  
        Genus Tetrabrachium - fishbase (Nelson 1994)

Subfamily Antennariinae (frogfishes / Anglerfische)

Genus

Antennarius

- fishbase (Daudin, 1816)
      Species Antennarius biocellatus Brackish Frogfish / Biocellatus Anglerfisch - fishbase (Cuvier, 1817)
      Species Antennarius commerson Giant Frogfish / Riesen Anglerfisch - fishbase (Latreille, 1804)
      Species Antennarius hispidus Hispid Frogfish / Hispid Anglerfisch - fishbase (Bloch + Schneider, 1801)
      Species Antennarius indicus Indian Frogfish / Indischer Anglerfisch - fishbase (Schultz, 1964)
      Species Antennarius maculatus Warty Frogfish / Warzen Anglerfisch - fishbase (Desjardins, 1840)
      Species Antennarius multiocellatus Longlure Frogfish / Augenfleck Anglerfisch - fishbase (Valenciennes, 1837)
      Species Antennarius pardalis Leopard Frogfish / Leoparden Anglerfisch - fishbase  (Valenciennes, 1837)
      Species Antennarius pauciradiatus Dwarf Frogfish / Zwerg Anglerfisch- fishbase (Schultz, 1957)
      Species Antennarius pictus Painted Frogfish / Rundflecken Anglerfisch - fishbase  (Shaw, 1794)
      Species Antennarius randalli Randall's Frogfish / Randall Anglerfisch - fishbase (Allen, 1970)
      Species Antennarius sarasa junior synonym for Antennarius scriptissimus
      Species Antennarius striatus Striped Frogfish / Gestreifter Anglerfisch - fishbase (Shaw, 1794)
     

Genus

Antennatus

- fishbase (Schultz, 1957)
      Species Antennatus analis
(Antennarius analis)
Tail-jet Frogfish / Schwanzatemloch-Anglerfisch - fishbase (Schultz, 1957) / Arnold, Pietsch 2012
      Species Antennatus bermudensis
(Antennarius bermudensis)
Island Frogfish / Bermuda Anglerfisch - fishbase (Schultz, 1957) / Arnold, Pietsch 2012
      Species Antennatus coccineus
(Antennarius coccineus)
Freckled Anglerfish / Sommersprossen Anglerfisch - fishbase (Lesson, 1831) / Arnold, Pietsch 2012
      Species Antennatus dorehensis
(Antennarius dorehensis)
New Guinean Frogfish / Zwerg Anglerfisch- fishbase (Bleeker, 1859) / Arnold, Pietsch 2012
      Species Antennatus duescus (Antennarius duescus) Side-jet Frogfish / Seitenatemloch-Anglerfisch- fishbase (Snyder, 1904) / Arnold, Pietsch 2012
      Species Antennatus flagellatus Whip Frogfish / Peitschen-Anglerfisch - fishbase (Ohnishi, Iwata & Hiramatsu, 1997)
      Species Antennatus linearis Pygmy Frogfish / Linien-Anglerfisch - fishbase (Randall & Holcom, 2001)
      Species Antennatus nummifer
(Antennarius nummifer)
Spotfin Frogfish, Coin-bearing frogfish / Rückenfleck Anglerfisch - fishbase (Cuvier, 1817) / Arnold, Pietsch 2012
      Species Antennatus rosaceus
(Antennarius rosaceus)
Spiny-tufted Frogfish / Rosa Anglerfisch - fishbase (Smith + Radcliffe, 1912) / Arnold, Pietsch 2012
      Species Antennatus sanguineus (Antennarius sanguineus) Bloody Frogfish / Blutroter Anglerfisch - fishbase (Gill, 1863) / Arnold, Pietsch 2012
      Species Antennatus strigatus Bandtail Frogfish / Gebänderter Schwanz Anglerfisch - fishbase (Gill, 1863)
      Species Antennatus tuberosus Tuberculated Frogfish / Tuberkel Anglerfisch - fishbase (Cuvier, 1817)
      Species Antennatus sp. (?) Lembeh Frogfish (undescribed species - unbeschriebene Art 2003)
     

Genus

Fowlerichthys

(Barbour, 1941)
      Species Fowlerichthys avalonis
(Antennarius avalonis)
Roughjaw Frogfish / Avalonis Anglerfisch - fishbase (Jordan + Starks, 1907) / Arnold, Pietsch 2012
      Species Fowlerichthys ocellatus
(Antennarius ocellatus)
Ocellated Frogfish / Ocellus Anglerfisch - fishbase (Bloch + Schneider, 1801) / Arnold, Pietsch 2012
      Species Fowlerichthys radiosus
(Antennarius radiosus)
Big-eyed Frogfish, Singlespot frogfish / Grossaugen Anglerfisch - fishbase (Garman, 1896) / Arnold, Pietsch 2012
      Species Fowlerichthys scriptissimus
(Antennarius scriptissimus)
Scripted Frogfish / "Gestrichelter" Anglerfisch - fishbase (Jordan, 1902) / Arnold, Pietsch 2012
      Species Fowlerichthys senegalensis
(Antennarius senegalensis)
Senegalese Frogfish / Senegal Anglerfisch- fishbase (Cadenat, 1959) / Arnold, Pietsch 2012
     

Genus

Histrio

- fishbase (Fischer von Waldheim, 1813)
      Species Histrio histrio Sargassumfish / Sargasso Anglerfisch - fishbase (Linnaeus, 1758)
     

Genus

Nudiantennarius

- fishbase (Schultz, 1957)
      Species Nudiantennarius subteres Deepwater Frogfish - fishbase (Smith + Radcliffe, 1912)

Subfamily Histiophryninae (frogfishes / Anglerfische)

Genus

Allenichthys

- fishbase (Pietsch, 1984)
      Species Allenichthys glauerti Glauert's Frogfish / Glauert Anglerfisch - fishbase (Whitley, 1944)
     

Genus

Echinophryne

- fishbase (McCulloch + Waite, 1918)
      Species Echinophryne crassispina Prickly Anglerfish / Stachliger Anglerfisch - fishbase (McCulloch + Waite, 1918)
      Species Echinophryne mitchelli Long-spined Anglerfish / Mitchell's Anglerfisch - fishbase (Morton, 1897)
      Species Echinophryne reynoldsi Reynolds' Frogfish, Sponge Anglerfish / Reynold's Anglerfisch - fishbase (Pietsch + Kuiter, 1984)
     

Genus

Histiophryne

- fishbase (Gill, 1863)
      Species Histiophryne bougainvilli Smooth Anglerfish / Bougainville's Anglerfisch - fishbase (Valenciennes, 1837)
      Species Histiophryne cryptacanthus Cryptic Anglerfish / Verborgener Anglerfisch- fishbase (Weber, 1913)
      Species Histiophryne pogonius Beraded Frogfish / Bärtiger Anglerfisch (Arnold 2012)
      Species Histiophryne psychedelica Ambon Frogfish (Pietsch, Arnold, Hall 2009)
      Species Histiophryne maggiewalker Maggiewalker Frogfish, Maggiewalker Anglerfisch (Arnold, Pietsch 2011)
      Species Histiophryne sp. Undescribed Frogfishes from Papua New Guinea, Taiwan and Indonesia
     

Genus

Kuiterichthys

- fishbase (Pietsch, 1984)
      Species Kuiterichthys furcipilis Rough Frogfish / Rauer Anglerfisch - fishbase (Cuvier, 1817)
      Species Kuiterichthys pietschi Pietsch's Frogfish / Pietsch's Anglerfisch - (Arnold, 2013)
     

Genus

Lophiocharon

- fishbase (Whitley, 1933)
      Species Lophiocharon hutchinsi Hutchins' Anglerfish / Hutchins' Anglerfisch - fishbase (Pietsch, 2004)
      Species Lophiocharon lithinostomus Marble-mouthed Frogfish / Marmor-Maul Anglerfisch - fishbase (Jordan + Richardson, 1908)
      Species Lophiocharon trisignatus Three-spot Frogfish / Dreifleck-Anglerfisch - fishbase (Richardson, 1844)
     

Genus

Phyllophryne

- fishbase (Pietsch, 1984)
      Species Phyllophryne scortea Smooth Anglerfish / Tiefwasser-Anglerfisch - fishbase (McCulloch + Waite, 1918)
     

Genus

Rhycherus

- fishbase (Ogilby, 1907)
      Species Rhycherus filamentosus Tasselled Anglerfish / Quasten-Anglerfisch - fishbase (Castelnau, 1872)
      Species Rhycherus gloveri Glover's Anglerfish / Glover's Anglerfisch - fishbase (Pietsch, 1984)
     

Genus

Tathicarpus

- fishbase (Ogilby, 1907)
      Species Tathicarpus butleri Butler's Frogfish / Butler's Anglerfisch - fishbase (Ogilby, 1907)
     

Genus

Antennariidae gen.

 
      Species Antennariidae gen. et nov. sp. Bare Island / Sydney Frogfish (undescribed species - unbeschriebene Art 2005)

Subfamily Lophichthyinae

  Lophichthyinae  

Genus

Lophichthys

- fishbase (Nelson 1984)
      Species Lophichthys boschmai Boschma's Frogfish - fishbase (Nelson 1984)

Subfamily Tetrabrachiinae

  Tetrabrachiinae  

Genus

Tetrabrachium

- fishbase (Nelson 1994)
      Species Tetrabrachium ocellatum Four-armed Frogfish, Humpback Anglerfish - fishbase (Paxton, 1989)

Family Brachionichthyidae

  Brachionichthyidae Handfishes, warty anglers

Genus

Brachionichthys

 
      Species Brachionichthys australis
Australian spotted Handfish - fishbase (Last, Gledhill & Holmes, 2007)
      Species Brachionichthys hirsutus Spotted Handfish - fishbase (Lacepède, 1804)
      Species Sympterichthys politus Red Handfish - fishbase (Richardson, 1844)
      Species Sympterichthys unipennis Smooth Handfish - fishbase (Cuvier, 1817)
      Species Sympterichthys verrucosus
Warty Handfish - fishbase (McCulloch & Waite, 1918)

For photos - Für Fotos

Photo Collection on www.frogfish.ch or PHOTO-INDEX Frogfishes on www.starfish.ch

Foto-Galerie auf www.frogfish.ch oder FOTO-INDEX Anglerfische auf www.starfish.ch

I identified all frogfishes (anglerfishes) to my best knowledge. Frogfishes are specially difficult to identify (see tips for identification) so mistakes are possible of course! Please write to me, if you have any questions. Latin names according to the newest scientific findings, ITIS Standard Report and Fishbase.

Ich habe alle Anglerfische nach meinen besten Kenntnissen identifiziert. Anglerfische sind jedoch speziell schwierig zu identifizieren (siehe Tipps zur Identifikation), Fehler sind deshalb natürlich möglich! Bitte schreibe mir, falls Du Fragen hast. Lateinische Bezeichnungen nach den neusten wissenschaftlichen Erkenntnissen, ITIS Standard Report und Fishbase.


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