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Apogon melanotaenia


Apogon melanotaenia was originally described as Apogon melanotaenia by Regan in 1905. It belongs to the family Apogonidae and subfamily Apogoninae. It is found in Salt water.
Species   melanotaenia
AuthorWI   Regan [C. T.]
AuthorNI   Regan
Qualification   ---
Year   1905
Status   Synonym
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Kurtiformes Kurtiformes
Family   Apogonidae
Apogoninae Apogoninae
Genus   Apogon
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Kurtiformes
Family   Apogonidae
Subfamily   Apogoninae
Genus   Apogon
Original Name   Apogon        
Taxon Name   melanotaenia
Original Combination   Apogon melanotaenia
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Apogon melanotaenia
OriginalSubGenus   Apogon
Original Author   Regan
Original AuthorWI   Regan [C. T.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1905
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Apogoninae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Karachi, Pakistan.
Types   Paralectotypes: (8) BMNH 1864.11.15.69-71 (3) Zanzibar, 1865.2.27.12-13 (2) Zanzibar, 1865.2.27.22 (1) Zanzibar.
Primary Code   Lectotype
Primary Type   BMNH 1898.6.29.18
Journal   J. Bombay Soc. Nat. Hist.
Citation   v. 16
Page   320
Illustrations   Pl. 3(C) (fig. 4)

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Ostorhinchus cookii
Current Species   cookii
Current Genus Ostorhinchus
Current AuthorWI Macleay [W.]
Current AuthorNI   Macleay
Current Year   1881
Current Family Apogonidae
Current Subfamily
Apogoninae Apogoninae

Habitat Marine.        
Water Salt water

Current Summary   Synonym of Ostorhinchus cookii  (Macleay 1881). Apogonidae: Apogoninae.
Name History   •Synonym of Apogon cookii Macleay 1881 -- (Randall & Lachner 1986:115 [ref. 9722]). •Synonym of Ostorhinchus cookii (Macleay 1881) based on generic placement of cookii.

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susanae Apogon susanae Greenfield [D. W.] 2001Valid
taeniatus Apogon taeniatus Cuvier [G.] (ex Ehrenberg) in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1828Synonym
taeniophorus Apogon taeniophorus Regan [C. T.] 1908Synonym
taeniopterus Apogon taeniopterus Bennett [E. T.] 1836Synonym
talboti Apogon talboti Smith [J. L. B.] 1961Valid
tchefouensis Apogon tchefouensis Fang [P.-W.] 1942Synonym
tchefouensis Jaydia tchefouensis Fang [P.-W.] 1942Valid
thermalis Apogon thermalis Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1829Synonym
thurstoni Apogon thurstoni Day [F.] 1888Synonym
tickelli Apogon tickelli Day [F.] 1888Synonym
tickelli Apogonichthyoides tickelli Day [F.] 1888Valid
timorensis Apogon timorensis Bleeker [P.] 1854Synonym
toensendi Apogon toensendi (Breder [C. M., Jr.] 1927)Synonym
torresiensis Apogon torresiensis Castelnau [F. L.] 1875Uncertain
townsendi Apogon townsendi (Breder [C. M., Jr.] 1927)Valid
tricinctus Apogon tricinctus (Allen [G. R.] & Erdmann [M. V.] 2012)Valid
trifasciatus Apogon trifasciatus Weber [M.] 1913Synonym
trimaculatus Apogon trimaculatus Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1828Synonym
trivittata Apogon trivittata (Bleeker [P.] 1872)In family
truncatus Apogon truncatus Bleeker [P.] 1855Synonym
tubulatus Apogon tubulatus Weber [M.] 1909Synonym
unicolor Apogon unicolor Steindachner [F.] & Döderlein [L.] in Steindachner & Döderlein 1883Valid
uninotata Apogon uninotata (Smith [H. M.] & Radcliffe [L.] in Radcliffe 1912)Synonym
uninotatus Apogon uninotatus (Smith [H. M.] & Radcliffe [L.] in Radcliffe 1912)Synonym
unitaeniatus Apogon unitaeniatus Allen [G. R.] 1995Synonym
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