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Bellapiscis medius

(Günther 1861)

Bellapiscis medius was originally described as Tripterygium medius by Günther in 1861. It belongs to the family Tripterygiidae. It is commonly known as Twister and is known in Australia as Twister, in New Zealand as Twister. more common names It is found in Salt water and its distribution is Southwestern Pacific: New Zealand.
Species   medius
AuthorWI   Günther [A.]
AuthorNI   Günther
Qualification   ---
Year   1861
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Blenniiformes Blenniiformes
Family   Tripterygiidae
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Genus   Bellapiscis
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Blenniiformes
Family   Tripterygiidae
Genus   Bellapiscis
Original Name   Tripterygium        
Taxon Name   medium
Original Combination   Tripterygium medium
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Tripterygium medium
OriginalSubGenus   Tripterygium
Original Author   Günther
Original AuthorWI   Günther [A.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1861
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   New Zealand.
Primary Code   ---
Primary Type   BMNH 1855.9.19.854
Page   278

SubSpecies AuthorWI   ---
Qualification SS   ---

Original QualificationSS   ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI   ---

Current Genus Species   Bellapiscis medius
Current Species   medius
Current Genus   Bellapiscis
Current AuthorWI   Günther [A.]
Current AuthorNI   Günther
Current Year   1861
Current Family   Tripterygiidae
Current Subfamily  
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Habitat demersal        
Water Salt water
Depth Range From 0 to 5 meters.
Distribution Southwestern Pacific: New Zealand.

Current Summary   Valid as Bellapiscis medius  (Günther 1861). Tripterygiidae: Tripterygiinae.
Name History   • Valid as Bellapiscis medius  (Günther 1861) -- (Hardy 1987:260 [ref. 5960], Paulin et al. 1989:220 [ref. 24556], Paulin & Roberts 1992:88 [ref. 24625], Fricke 1994:132 [ref. 21827], Fricke 1997:562 [ref. 23339], Fricke 2009:52 [ref. 30394], Patzner et al. 2009:444 [ref. 30396], Feary et al. 2009:1704 [ref. 30938]).

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lesleyae Bellapiscis lesleyae Hardy [G. S.] 1987Valid
medium Bellapiscis medium (Günther [A.] 1861)Spelling
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