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Clupea amazonica


Clupea amazonica was originally described as Clupea amazonica by Steindachner in 1879. It belongs to the family Clupeidae and subfamily Clupeinae. It is found in Fresh and Brackish water and its distribution is Venezuela to Brazil (Atlantic drainages), Bolivia and Brazil.
Species   amazonica
AuthorWI   Steindachner [F.]
AuthorNI   Steindachner
Qualification   ---
Year   1879
Status   Synonym
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Clupeiformes Clupeiformes
Family   Clupeidae
Clupeinae Clupeinae
Genus   Clupea
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Clupeiformes
Family   Clupeidae
Subfamily   Clupeinae
Genus   Clupea
Original Name   Clupea        
Taxon Name   amazonica
Original Combination   Clupea amazonica
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Clupea amazonica
OriginalSubGenus   Clupea
Original Author   Steindachner
Original AuthorWI   Steindachner [F.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1879
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Clupeinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Amazon River at Pará, Brazil.
Types   Paralectotypes: NMW 1004:2-4 (3). Non-type: NMW 1004:5 (1).
Type Catalogue   Type information and lectotype designation: Whitehead 1970:12 [ref. 11605].
Primary Code   Lectotype
Primary Type   NMW 1004:1
Journal   Sitzungsber. Akad. Wiss. Wien
Citation   v. 80 (1. Abth.)
Page   183 [65]

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Original QualificationSS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Rhinosardinia amazonica
Current Species   amazonica
Current Genus Rhinosardinia
Current AuthorWI Steindachner [F.]
Current AuthorNI   Steindachner
Current Year   1879
Current Family Clupeidae
Current Subfamily
Clupeinae Clupeinae

Water Fresh and Brackish water
Distribution Venezuela to Brazil (Atlantic drainages), Bolivia and Brazil.

Current Summary   Synonym of Rhinosardinia amazonica  (Steindachner 1879). Clupeidae.
Name History   • Valid as Rhinosardinia amazonica  (Steindachner 1879) -- (Whitehead 1985:126 [ref. 5141], Cervigón 1992:301 [ref. 23827], Camargo & Isaac 2001:140 [ref. 27639], Kullander & Ferraris in Reis et al. 2003:37 [ref. 27061], Menezes in Menezes et al. 2003:41 [ref. 27192], Munroe & Nizinski 2003:829 [ref. 26997]).

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advena Clupea advena Philippi [R. A.] 1879Synonym
aestivalis Clupea aestivalis Mitchill [S. L.] 1814Synonym
affinis Clupea affinis Gray [J. E.] 1830Synonym
africana Clupea africana Bloch [M. E.] 1795Synonym
alba Clupea alba Yarrell [W.] 1828Synonym
alepidota Clupea alepidota Hermann [J.] 1804Uncertain
allecia Clupea allecia Rafinesque [C. S.] 1810Synonym
alosa Clupea alosa Linnaeus [C.] 1758Synonym
alosa elongata Clupea alosa elongata De la Pylaie [A. J. M.] 1835Not available
alosa major Clupea alosa major Pollini [C.] 1816Not available
Alosa minor Clupea Alosa minor Pollini [C.] 1816Not available
Alosa parvula Clupea Alosa parvula Pollini [C.] 1816Not available
alosoides Clupea alosoides Rafinesque [C. S.] 1819Synonym
anomalura Clupea anomalura Kuhl [H.] & van Hasselt [J. C.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1844Not available
antipoda Clupea antipoda Hector [J.] 1872Synonym
antipodum Clupea antipodum Hector [J.] 1872Valid
arabica Clupea arabica Ehrenberg [C. G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1847Uncertain
arcuata Clupea arcuata Jenyns [L.] 1842Synonym
argentina Clupea argentina Swainson [W.] 1839Uncertain
argyrotaenia Clupea argyrotaenia (Bleeker [P.] 1852)Synonym
argyrotaeniata Clupea argyrotaeniata Bleeker [P.] 1849Synonym
atherinoides Clupea atherinoides Linnaeus [C.] 1766Synonym
atlanticus Clupea atlanticus Schnakenbeck [W.] 1931Synonym
atricauda Clupea atricauda Günther [A.] 1868Synonym
aurovittata Clupea aurovittata Swainson [W.] 1838Synonym
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