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Acestra acus


Acestra acus was originally described as Acestra acus by Kner in 1853. It belongs to the family Loricariidae and subfamily Loricariinae. It is found in Fresh water.
Species   acus
AuthorWI   Kner [R.]
AuthorNI   Kner
Qualification   ---
Year   1853
Status   Synonym
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Siluriformes Siluriformes
Family   Loricariidae
Loricariinae Loricariinae
Genus   Acestra
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Siluriformes
Family   Loricariidae
Subfamily   Loricariinae
Genus   Acestra
Original Name   Acestra        
Taxon Name   acus
Original Combination   Acestra acus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Acestra acus
OriginalSubGenus   Acestra
Original Author   Kner
Original AuthorWI   Kner [R.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1853
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Loricariinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Caracas, Venezuela.
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Ferraris 2007:237 [ref. 29155].
Primary Code   Holotype (unique)
Primary Type   NMW 47795
Journal   Denkschr. Akad. Wiss. Wien
Citation   v. 6
Page   93 [29]
Illustrations   Pl. 8 (fig. 1)

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Farlowella acus
Current Species acus
Current Genus Farlowella
Current AuthorWI Kner [R.]
Current AuthorNI Kner
Current Year 1853
Current Family Loricariidae
Current Subfamily
Loricariinae Loricariinae

Habitat Freshwater.        
Water Fresh water

Current Summary   Synonym of Farlowella acus  (Kner 1853). Loricariidae: Loricariinae.
Name History   •Valid as Farlowella acus (Kner 1853) -- (Isbrücker 1980:96 [ref. 2303], Burgess 1989:440 [ref. 12860], Retzer & Page 1997:59 [ref. 23176], Isbrücker 2001:25, 27 [ref. 25653], Isbrücker 2002:15 [ref. 27178], Ferraris in Reis et al. 2003:332 [ref. 27061], Ferraris 2007:237 [ref. 29155], Ballen & Mojica 2014:140 [ref. 33176], Ballen et al. 2016:[6] [ref. 34813], Ballen et al. 2016:331 [ref. 34915], DoNascimiento et al. 2017:76 [ref. 35633], Urbano-Bonilla et al. 2018:74 [ref. 35773]).

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amazonum Acestra amazonum Günther [A.] 1864Synonym
gladiolus Acestra gladiolus Günther [A.] 1864Synonym
gladius Acestra gladius Boulenger [G. A.] 1898Synonym
knerii Acestra knerii Steindachner [F.] 1882Synonym
oxyrryncha Acestra oxyrryncha Kner [R.] 1853Synonym
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