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Myxus (Neomyxus) sclateri Steindachner 1878 (syntypes: NMW 67168, 77884, 82505). Gilbert Islands and Hawaiian Islands. All phylogenetic reconstructions (Durand et al. 2012a,b, Xia et al. submitted) are in agreement with the taxonomy based on morphological and anatomical traits (Eschmeyer and Fong 2014). Neomyxus is the brother genus of Myxus, within the Myxinae subfamily (Xia et al. submitted, Fig. 1). This genus is supported by 14 diagnostic morpho-anatomical traits: maxima below the mouth corner when mouth closed not visible, preorbital front edge not notched, preorbital not filling space between lip and eye, posterior nostril reaching above level of upper rim of eye, lower lip or its edge folded down present, lip groove absent, mouth corner reaching horizontal at or below lower rim of eye, vomerine teeth absent, palatine teeth absent, nine soft rays in the 2nd dorsal fin, caudal fin emarginated, height of the 1st dorsal fin lower than the 2nd dorsal fin, multicanaliculate scale present, narrow sulcus in the pharyngobranchial organ (Xia et al.