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Astyanax aeneus

(Günther 1860)

Astyanax aeneus was originally described as Tetragonopterus aeneus by Günther in 1860. It belongs to the family Characidae and subfamily Stethaprioninae. It is commonly known as Central tetra and is known banded tetra in USA, Penjamo Tetra in South Africa, Central tetra in Belize, Billum in Belize. more common names It is found in Fresh water.
Species   aeneus
AuthorWI   Günther [A.]
AuthorNI   Günther
Qualification   ---
Year   1860
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Characiformes Characiformes
Family   Characidae
Stethaprioninae Stethaprioninae
Genus   Astyanax
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Characiformes
Family   Characidae
Subfamily   Stethaprioninae
Genus   Astyanax
Original Name   Tetragonopterus        
Taxon Name   aeneus
Original Combination   Tetragonopterus aeneus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Tetragonopterus aeneus
OriginalSubGenus   Tetragonopterus
Original Author   Günther
Original AuthorWI   Günther [A.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1860
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Stethaprioninae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Arroyo Las Flores, Oaxaca, Mexico.
Primary Code   ---
Page   319 [4]

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Astyanax aeneus
Current Species aeneus
Current Genus Astyanax
Current AuthorWI Günther [A.]
Current AuthorNI Günther
Current Year 1860
Current Family Characidae
Current Subfamily
Stethaprioninae Stethaprioninae

Habitat freshwater.        
Water Fresh water

Current Summary   Valid as Astyanax aeneus  (Günther 1860). Characidae: Stethaprioninae.
Name History   •Treated as a synonym of Astyanax aff. fasciatus (Cuvier 1819) -- (Malabarba 1989:129 [ref. 14217]). •Synonym of Astyanax fasciatus (Cuvier 1819) -- (Buckup in Reis et al. 2003:109 [ref. 27061]). •Valid as Astyanax aeneus (Günther 1860) -- (Greenfield & Thomerson 1997:74 [ref. 22947], Schmitter-Soto 1998:350 [ref. 23326], Bussing 1998:79 [ref. 24179], Smith et al. 2003:11 [ref. 27621], Nelson et al. 2004:80 [ref. 27807], Miller 2006:154 [ref. 28615], Protogino et al. 2006:12 [ref. 28780], Scharpf 2006:13 [ref. 30386], Schmitter-Soto et al. 2008:409 [ref. 29633], Bussing 2009:1361 [ref. 30066], Matamoros et al. 2009:9 [ref. 31241], McMahan et al. 2013:444 [ref. 32422], Page et al. 2013:81 [ref. 32708], Angulo et al. 2013:991 [ref. 33194], Schmitter-Soto 2016:129 [ref. 34424], Schmitter-Soto 2017:1352 [ref. 35414], Romero-Berny et al. 2018:89 [ref. 35859], González-Murcia et al. 2019:290 [ref. 36544]).

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abramis Astyanax abramis (Jenyns [L.] 1842)Valid
abramoides Astyanax abramoides Eigenmann [C. H.] 1909Synonym
acanthogaster Astyanax acanthogaster (Eigenmann [C. H.] 1911)Synonym
acatlanensis Astyanax acatlanensis Schmitter-Soto [J. J.] 2017Valid
aeneus costaricensis Astyanax aeneus costaricensis Meek [S. E.] 1914Synonym
ajuricaba Astyanax ajuricaba Marinho [M. M. F.] & Lima [F. C. T.] 2009Synonym
ajuricaba Jupiaba ajuricaba Marinho [M. M. F.] & Lima [F. C. T.] 2009Valid
albeolus Astyanax albeolus Eigenmann [C. H.] 1908Synonym
alburnus Astyanax alburnus (Hensel [R.] 1870)Synonym
altior Astyanax altior Hubbs [C. L.] 1936Valid
altiparanae Astyanax altiparanae Garutti [V.] & Britski [H. A.] 2000Synonym
anai Astyanax anai Angulo [A.], Santos [A. C.], López [M.], Langeani [F.] & McMahan [C. D.] 2018Valid
angustifrons Astyanax angustifrons (Regan [C. T.] 1908)Valid
anterior Astyanax anterior Eigenmann [C. H.] 1908Synonym
anterior Jupiaba anterior Eigenmann [C. H.] 1908Valid
anteroides Astyanax (Poecilurichthys) anteroides Géry [J.] 1965Synonym
anteroides Astyanax anteroides Géry [J.] 1965Synonym
antrobius Astyanax antrobius (Álvarez [J.] 1946)Synonym
aramburui Astyanax aramburui Protogino [L. C.], Miquelarena [A. M.] & López [H. L.] 2006Valid
argentatus Astyanax argentatus Baird [S. F.] & Girard [C. F.] 1854Valid
argyrimarginatus Astyanax argyrimarginatus Garutti [V.] 1999Valid
armandoi Astyanax armandoi Lozano-Vilano [M. de L.] & Contreras-Balderas [S.] 1990Synonym
asuncionensis Astyanax asuncionensis Géry [J.] 1972Synonym
asymmetricus Astyanax asymmetricus Eigenmann [C. H.] 1908Synonym
asymmetricus colombiensis Astyanax asymmetricus colombiensis Fowler [H. W.] 1945Synonym
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