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Ostichthys
Cuvier 1829

Genus   Ostichthys
AuthorWI   Cuvier [G.]
AuthorNI   Cuvier
Qualification   (ex Langsdorf) in Cuvier & Valenciennes
Year   1829
Status   Valid
Gender   masculine
Water   Salt water
Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Holocentriformes
Family   Holocentridae
Subfamily   Myripristinae
Tribe   ---
Original Genus   Ostichthys
Original Qualification   (ex Langsdorf) in Cuvier & Valenciennes
Original Family   Holocentridae
Original Sub Family   Myripristinae
Original Year   1829
Gender   masculine

Type Species   Myripristis japonicus
Type Species AuthorWI   Cuvier [G.]
Type Species AuthorNI   Cuvier
Type Species Qualification   (ex Langsdorf) in Cuvier & Valenciennes
Type Species Year   1829
Type Designation   Type by monotypy
Current Genus   Ostichthys
Current Year   1829
Current Family   Holocentridae
Current Subfamily   Hippoglossinae
Current Summary   Valid as Ostichthys  Cuvier 1829. Holocentridae: Myripristinae.
 
Name History   • Treated as valid by current workers, but with Jordan & Evermann as authors -- (e.g., Kotlyar 1996:89 [ref. 23292], Kotlyar 1998:209 [ref. 24674]). • Valid as Ostichthys  Cuvier 1829 -- (Randall & Greenfield 1999:2226 [ref. 24790] with authorship unspecified, Allen et al. 2006:780 [ref. 29066], Satapoomin 2009:52 [ref. 30463]). • Synonym of Plectroplops  and Myripristus  (Dornburg et al. 2012:733 [ref. 32550]).
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