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Centromochlus megalops


Centromochlus megalops was originally described as Centromochlus megalops by Kner in 1858. It belongs to the family Auchenipteridae and subfamily Centromochlinae. It is found in Fresh water and its distribution is Colombia.
Species   megalops
AuthorWI   Kner [R.]
AuthorNI   Kner
Qualification   ---
Year   1858
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Siluriformes Siluriformes
Family   Auchenipteridae
Centromochlinae Centromochlinae
Genus   Centromochlus
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Siluriformes
Family   Auchenipteridae
Subfamily   Centromochlinae
Genus   Centromochlus
Original Name   Centromochlus        
Taxon Name   megalops
Original Combination   Centromochlus megalops
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Centromochlus megalops
OriginalSubGenus   Centromochlus
Original Author   Kner
Original AuthorWI   Kner [R.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1858
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Centromochlinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Bogota, Colombia.
Types   Syntypes: NMW 47359-60 (1, 1).
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Ferraris 2007:00 [ref. 29155].
Primary Code   ---
Journal   Sitzungsber. Akad. Wiss. Wien
Citation   v. 26 (s. 373)
Page   430 [60]
Illustrations   Pl. 8 (fig. 24)

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Original QualificationSS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Centromochlus megalops
Current Species   megalops
Current Genus Centromochlus
Current AuthorWI Kner [R.]
Current AuthorNI   Kner
Current Year   1858
Current Family Auchenipteridae
Current Subfamily
Centromochlinae Centromochlinae

Habitat demersal        
Water Fresh water
Distribution Colombia.

Current Summary   Valid as Centromochlus megalops  Kner 1858. Auchenipteridae: Centromochlinae.
Name History   • Valid as Centromochlus megalops  Kner 1858 -- (Ferraris in Reis et al. 2003:474 [ref. 27061]). • Species inquienda in Centromochlus  -- (Ferraris 2007:73 [ref. 29155]).

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altae Centromochlus altae Fowler [H. W.] 1945Valid
aulopygius Centromochlus aulopygius Kner [R.] 1858Synonym
britskii Centromochlus britskii Sarmento-Soares [L. M.] & Birindelli [J. L. O.] 2015Valid
concolor Centromochlus concolor (Mees [G. F.] 1974)Valid
creutzbergi Centromochlus creutzbergi Boeseman [M.] 1953Synonym
dunni Centromochlus dunni Fowler [H. W.] 1945Synonym
existimatus Centromochlus existimatus Mees [G. F.] 1974Valid
ferrarisi Centromochlus ferrarisi Birindelli [J. L. O.], Sarmento-Soares [L. M.] & Lima [F. C. T.] 2015Valid
gyrinus Centromochlus gyrinus Eigenmann [C. H.] & Allen [W. R.] 1942Synonym
heckelii Centromochlus heckelii (De Filippi [F.] 1853)Valid
intermedia Centromochlus intermedia Steindachner [F.] 1877Synonym
intermedius Centromochlus intermedius Steindachner [F.] 1877Synonym
leopardus Centromochlus leopardus Hoedeman [J. J.] 1961Synonym
macracanthus Centromochlus macracanthus Soares-Porto [L. M.] 2000Valid
meridionalis Centromochlus meridionalis Sarmento-Soares [L. M.], Cabeceira [F. G.], Carvalho [L. N.], Zuanon [J.] & Akama [A.] 2013Valid
musaica Centromochlus musaica (Royero [R.] 1992)Synonym
musaicus Centromochlus musaicus (Royero [R.] 1992)Synonym
perugiae Centromochlus perugiae Steindachner [F.] 1882Valid
punctatus Centromochlus punctatus (Mees [G. F.] 1974)Valid
reticulatus Centromochlus reticulatus (Mees [G. F.] 1974)Valid
romani Centromochlus romani (Mees [G. F.] 1988)Valid
schultzi Centromochlus schultzi Rössel [F.] 1962Valid
simplex Centromochlus simplex (Mees [G. F.] 1974)Valid
steindachneri Centromochlus steindachneri Gill [T. N.] 1870Valid
stroudi Centromochlus stroudi (Böhlke [J. E.] 1980)Synonym
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