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Alosa megalops

(Rafinesque 1818)

Alosa megalops was originally described as Clupea megalops by Rafinesque in 1818. It belongs to the family Clupeidae. It is found in Fresh, Brackish and Salt water.
Species   megalops
AuthorWI   Rafinesque [C. S.]
AuthorNI   Rafinesque
Qualification   ---
Year   1818
Status   Synonym
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Clupeiformes Clupeiformes
Family   Clupeidae
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Genus   Alosa
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Clupeiformes
Family   Clupeidae
Genus   Alosa
Original Name   Clupea        
Taxon Name   megalops
Original Combination   Clupea megalops
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Clupea megalops
OriginalSubGenus   Clupea
Original Author   Rafinesque
Original AuthorWI   Rafinesque [C. S.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1818
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Delaware River, U.S.A.
Primary Code   ---
Primary Type   No types known
Page   206

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Alosa pseudoharengus
Current Species pseudoharengus
Current Genus Alosa
Current AuthorWI Wilson [A.]
Current AuthorNI Wilson
Current Year 1811
Current Family Clupeidae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat freshwater, brackish, marine.        
Water Fresh, Brackish and Salt water

Current Summary   Synonym of Alosa pseudoharengus  (Wilson 1811). Clupeidae.
Name History   •Synonym of Alosa pseudoharengus (Wilson 1811) -- (Whitehead 1985:205 [ref. 5141]).

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aestivalis Alosa aestivalis (Mitchill [S. L.] 1814)Valid
aestuarina Alosa aestuarina (Berg [L. S.] 1932)Synonym
africana Alosa africana Regan [C. T.] 1916Synonym
agone Alosa agone (Scopoli [J. A.] 1786)Valid
alabamae Alosa alabamae Jordan [D. S.] & Evermann [B. W.] in Evermann 1896Valid
alburnus Alosa alburnus Kner [R.] & Steindachner [F.] 1867Synonym
algeriensis Alosa algeriensis Regan [C. T.] 1916Valid
alosa Alosa alosa (Linnaeus [C.] 1758)Valid
alosa bulgarica Alosa alosa bulgarica Drensky [P.] 1934Synonym
apicalis Alosa apicalis Müller [J.] & Troschel [F. H.] in Schomburgk 1848Synonym
asovi Alosa asovi Pavlov [P. I.] (ex Grimm) 1959Synonym
benacensis Alosa benacensis Barbieri [C.] 1907Synonym
bergi Alosa bergi (Tanassiychuk [N. P.] 1940)Synonym
bishopi Alosa bishopi Müller [J.] & Troschel [F. H.] in Schomburgk 1848Uncertain
bolivari Alosa bolivari Lozano Rey [L.] 1929Synonym
borysthenis Alosa borysthenis Pavlov [P. I.] 1959Synonym
braschnikowi Alosa braschnikowi (Borodin [N. A.] 1904)Valid
braschnikowi agrachanica Alosa braschnikowi agrachanica (Mikhailovsky [A. A.] 1941)Synonym
braschnikowi autumnalis Alosa braschnikowi autumnalis (Berg [L. S.] 1915)Synonym
braschnikowi braschnikowi Alosa braschnikowi braschnikowi (Borodin [N. A.] 1904)Synonym
braschnikowi kisselevitschi Alosa braschnikowi kisselevitschi (Bulgakov [G. P.] 1926)Synonym
braschnikowi nirchi Alosa braschnikowi nirchi Morozov [A. V.] 1928Synonym
braschnikowi orientalis Alosa braschnikowi orientalis (Mikhailovsky [A. A.] 1941)Synonym
braschnikowi sarensis Alosa braschnikowi sarensis (Mikhailovsky [A. A.] 1941)Synonym
braschnikowii Alosa braschnikowii (Borodin [N. A.] 1904)Synonym
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