Synodus lucioceps

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Taxonavigation: Synodontoidei 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Cladus: Craniata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis: Osteichthyes
Superclassis/Classis: Actinopterygii
Classis/Subclassis: Actinopteri
Subclassis/Infraclassis: Neopterygii
Infraclassis: Teleostei
Megacohors: Osteoglossocephalai
Supercohors: Clupeocephala
Cohors: Euteleosteomorpha
Subcohors: Neoteleostei
Infracohors: Eurypterygia
Section: Aulopa
Ordo: Aulopiformes
Subordo: Synodontoidei

Familia: Synodontidae
Genus: Synodus
Species: Synodus lucioceps


Synodus lucioceps (Ayres, 1855: 66)

Holotype: Whereabouts unknown.

Type locality: San Francisco Bay, California, U.S.A.



  • Ayres, W.O. 1855: A number of short notices read before the Society at several meetings in 1855. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences (Series 1) 1(pt 1): 23–77.
  • Richards, D.V. & J.M. Engle 2001: New and unusual reef fish discovered at the California Channel Islands during the 1997-1998 El Niño. Bulletin of the Southern California Academy of Sciences, 100(3): 175–185.
  • Synodus lucioceps in FishBase,
    Froese, R. & Pauly, D. (eds.) 2021. FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication,, version 02/2021.

Vernacular names[edit]

English: California lizardfish