Common seasnail Liparis liparis, from Samuel (1892).

Belongs within: Cottioidei.

The Cyclopteroidea are marine fishes found mostly in cold waters in which the pelvic fins (if present) are modified into a thoracic sucking disk.

| |--Cyclopterus Linnaeus 1758 L58
| | |--C. lumpus Linnaeus 1758K-M02k
| | `--C. nudus Linnaeus 1758 L58
| `--EumicrotremusK-M02k
| |--E. orbis ND13
| `--E. spinosus (Müller 1776)K-M02k
`--Liparidae [Liparididae]LM13
|--Edentoliparis terraenovae LM13
| |--P. calidusA02b
| |--P. copeiA02b
| |--P. mawsoni LM13
| `--P. meganchus ND13
| |--C. amblystomopsisB96
| |--C. batialis S10
| |--C. colletti S10
| |--C. longipectoralis LM13
| `--C. ranula (Goode & Bean 1879)A02b
`--Liparis Scopoli 1777SS03
|--L. agassizii Putman 1874SS03
|--L. atlanticus (Jordan & Evermann 1898) [=Neoliparis atlanticus]A02b
|--L. brashnikovi Soldatov 1930SS03
|--L. callyodonSS03
|--L. coheni Able 1976A02b
|--L. fabricii Krøyer 1847LD09
|--L. fucensisSS03
|--L. inquilinus Able 1973A02b
|--L. kusnetzovi Taranetz 1935SS03
|--L. latifrons Schmidt 1950SS03
|--L. liparisA02b
|--L. minusculus Nolf 1977 P93
|--L. montagui LM13
|--L. mucosus ND13
|--L. ochotensis Schmidt 1904SS03
|--L. owstoniSS03
|--L. punctulatus Tanaka 1916SS03
|--L. tanakaiSS03
|--L. tartaricus Soldatov 1930SS03
`--L. tessellatusSS03

*Type species of generic name indicated


[A02] Able, K. W. 2002. Sea snails. Family Liparidae. In: Collette, B. B., & G. Klein-MacPhee (eds) Bigelow and Schroeder’s Fishes of the Gulf of Maine 3rd ed. pp. 368–373. Smithsonian Institute Press: Washington.

[B96] Bond, C. E. 1996. Biology of Fishes 2nd ed. Saunders College Publishing: Fort Worth.

[K-M02] Klein-MacPhee, G. 2002. Lumpfishes. Family Cyclopteridae. In: Collette, B. B., & G. Klein-MacPhee (eds) Bigelow and Schroeder’s Fishes of the Gulf of Maine 3rd ed. pp. 363–368. Smithsonian Institute Press: Washington.

[LM13] Lautredou, A.-C., H. Motomura, C. Gallut, C. Ozouf-Costaz, C. Cruaud, G. Lecointre & A. Dettai. 2013. New nuclear markers and exploration of the relationships among Serraniformes (Acanthomorpha, Teleostei): the importance of working at multiple scales. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 67: 140–155.

[LD09] Li, B., A. Dettaï, C. Cruaud, A. Couloux, M. Desoutter-Meniger & G. Lecointre. 2009. RNF213, a new nuclear marker for acanthomorph phylogeny. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 50: 345–363.

[L58] Linnaeus, C. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Tomus I. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentii Salvii: Holmiae.

[ND13] Near, T. J., A. Dornburg, R. I. Eytan, B. P. Keck, W. L. Smith, K. L. Kuhn, J. A. Moore, S. A. Price, F. T. Burbrink, M. Friedman & P. C. Wainwright. 2013. Phylogeny and tempo of diversification in the superradiation of spiny-rayed fishes. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA 110 (31): 12738–12743.

[P93] Patterson, C. 1993. Osteichthyes: Teleostei. In: Benton, M. J. (ed.) The Fossil Record 2 pp. 621–656. Chapman & Hall: London.

[S10] Saveliev, P. A. 2010. The deep-water fish fauna of the Sea of Japan: connection with its environmental conditions and origin. In: China-Russia Bilateral Symposium: Proceedings of the China-Russia Bilateral Symposium of “Comparison on Marine Biodiversity in the Northwest Pacific Ocean”, 10–11 October 2010, Qingdao (China) pp. 135–140. Institute of Oceanology, Chinese Academy of Sciences; A. V. Zhirmunsky Institute of Marine Biology, Far East Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences.

[SS03] Sokolovskii, A. S., & T. G. Sokolovskaya. 2003. Larvae and juveniles of the genus Liparis (Pisces: Liparidae) from the northwestern Sea of Japan. Russian Journal of Marine Biology 29 (5): 305–315.

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