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Carpiodes cyprinus

(Lesueur 1817)

Carpiodes cyprinus was originally described as Catostomus cyprinus by Lesueur in 1817. It belongs to the family Catostomidae and subfamily Ictiobinae. It is commonly known as Quillback but has many other common names such as quillback in USA (contiguous states), Sugkarp in Sweden, Quillback in United Kingdom, Vantuzlu baligi in Turkey. more common names It is found in Fresh water.
Species   cyprinus
AuthorWI   Lesueur [C. A.]
AuthorNI   Lesueur
Qualification   ---
Year   1817
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Cypriniformes Cypriniformes
Family   Catostomidae
Ictiobinae Ictiobinae
Genus   Carpiodes
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Cypriniformes
Family   Catostomidae
Subfamily   Ictiobinae
Genus   Carpiodes
Original Name   Catostomus        
Taxon Name   cyprinus
Original Combination   Catostomus cyprinus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Catostomus cyprinus
OriginalSubGenus   Catostomus
Original Author   Lesueur
Original AuthorWI   Lesueur [C. A.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1817
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Ictiobinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Freshwater streams of Chesapeake Bay and Elk River, Maryland, U.S.A. Possible.
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Bertin & Estève 1948:7-8 [ref. 19574], Gilbert 1998:179 [ref. 23395].
Primary Code   ---
Page   91

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Carpiodes cyprinus
Current Species   cyprinus
Current Genus Carpiodes
Current AuthorWI Lesueur [C. A.]
Current AuthorNI   Lesueur
Current Year   1817
Current Family Catostomidae
Current Subfamily
Ictiobinae Ictiobinae

Habitat Freshwater.        
Water Fresh water

Current Summary   Valid as Carpiodes cyprinus  (Lesueur 1817). Catostomidae: Ictiobinae.
Name History   •Valid as Carpiodes cyprinus (Lesueur 1817) -- (Lee et al. 1980:368 [ref. 22416], Smith 1986:95 [ref. 22186], Robison & Buchanan 1988:263 [ref. 23393], McAllister 1990:54 [ref. 14674], Tomelleri & Eberle 1990:102 [ref. 24089], Page & Burr 1991:165 [ref. 18983], Boschung 1992:60 [ref. 23239], Etnier & Starnes 1993:264 [ref. 22809], Jenkins & Burkhead 1994:469 [ref. 21581], Murdy et al. 1997:80 [ref. 23144], Baxter & Stone 1995:120 [ref. 23374], Stauffer et al. 1995:175 [ref. 23376], Cross & Collins 1995:118 [ref. 23394], Mettee et al. 1996:329 [ref. 25836], Gilbert 1998:179 [ref. 23395], Scott & Crossman 1998:528 [ref. 24570], Fuller et al. 1999:160 [ref. 25838], Lyons et al. 2000:32 [ref. 26594], Ross et al. 2001:260 [ref. 25978], Nelson et al. 2004:78 [ref. 27807], Bailey et al. 2004:112 [ref. 27882], Miller & Robison 2004:192 [ref. 27931], Boschung & Mayden 2004:293 [ref. 27995], Page & Burr 2011:301 [ref. 31215], Page et al. 2013:78 [ref. 32708], Robins et al. 2018:128 [ref. 35886]).

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asiaticus Carpiodes asiaticus Bleeker [P.] 1864Synonym
bison Carpiodes bison Agassiz [L.] 1854Synonym
carpio Carpiodes carpio (Rafinesque [C. S.] 1820)Valid
chinensis Carpiodes chinensis Dabry de Thiersant [P.] 1872Synonym
cutisanserinus Carpiodes cutisanserinus Cope [E. D.] 1870Synonym
cyprinus hinei Carpiodes cyprinus hinei Trautman [M. B.] 1956Synonym
damalis Carpiodes damalis Girard [C. F.] 1856Synonym
difformis Carpiodes difformis Cope [E. D.] 1870Synonym
elongatus Carpiodes elongatus Meek [S. E.] 1904Synonym
forbesi Carpiodes forbesi Hubbs [C. L.] (ex Forbes & Richardson) 1930Synonym
grayi Carpiodes grayi Cope [E. D.] 1870Synonym
labiosus Carpiodes labiosus Meek [S. E.] 1904Synonym
microstomus Carpiodes microstomus Meek [S. E.] 1904Synonym
nummifer Carpiodes nummifer Cope [E. D.] 1870Synonym
selene Carpiodes selene Cope [E. D.] 1870Synonym
taurus Carpiodes taurus Agassiz [L.] 1854Synonym
thompsoni Carpiodes thompsoni Agassiz [L.] 1855Synonym
tumidus Carpiodes tumidus Baird [S. F.] & Girard [C. F.] 1854Synonym
urus Carpiodes urus Agassiz [L.] 1854Synonym
vacca Carpiodes vacca Agassiz [L.] 1854Synonym
velifer Carpiodes velifer (Rafinesque [C. S.] 1820)Valid
vitulus Carpiodes vitulus Agassiz [L.] 1854Synonym
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