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Chirostoma melanoccus
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Chirostoma melanoccus


Chirostoma melanoccus was originally described as Chirostoma melanoccus by Álvarez in 1963. It belongs to the family Atherinopsidae and subfamily Menidiinae. It is commonly known as blunthead silverside and is known charal de San Juanico in USA (contiguous states), blunthead silverside in USA (contiguous states). more common names It is found in Fresh water.
Species   melanoccus
AuthorWI   Álvarez [J.]
AuthorNI   Álvarez
Qualification   ---
Year   1963
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Atheriniformes Atheriniformes
Family   Atherinopsidae
Menidiinae Menidiinae
Genus   Chirostoma
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Atheriniformes
Family   Atherinopsidae
Subfamily   Menidiinae
Genus   Chirostoma
Original Name   Chirostoma        
Taxon Name   melanoccus
Original Combination   Chirostoma melanoccus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Chirostoma melanoccus
OriginalSubGenus   Chirostoma
Original Author   Álvarez
Original AuthorWI   Álvarez [J.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1963
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Menidiinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Presa San Juanico, near Cotija, Michoacan, Mexico.
Types   Paratypes: (75).
Primary Code   Holotype
Primary Type   not researched
Journal   An. Esc. Nac. Cienc. Biol. Mex.
Citation   v. 12 (nos. 1-4)
Page   127

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Chirostoma melanoccus
Current Species   melanoccus
Current Genus Chirostoma
Current AuthorWI Álvarez [J.]
Current AuthorNI   Álvarez
Current Year   1963
Current Family Atherinopsidae
Current Subfamily
Menidiinae Menidiinae

Habitat Freshwater.        
Water Fresh water

Current Summary   Valid as Chirostoma melanoccus  Álvarez 1963. Atherinopsidae: Menidiinae.
Name History   •Valid as Chirostoma melanoccus Álvarez 1963 -- (Espinosa Pérez et al. 1993:60 [ref. 22290], Dyer in Reis et al. 2003:519 [ref. 27061], Nelson et al. 2004:98 [ref. 27807], Scharpf 2007:8 [ref. 30398], Page et al. 2013:100 [ref. 32708]). •Valid as Menidia melanoccus (Álvarez 1963) -- (Miller 2006:199 [ref. 28615]).

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vagrans Chirostoma vagrans Goode [G. B.] & Bean [T. H.] 1879Synonym
zirahuen Chirostoma zirahuen Meek [S. E.] 1902Valid
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