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Cycleptus meridionalis

Burr & Mayden

Cycleptus meridionalis was originally described as Cycleptus meridionalis by Burr & Mayden in 1999. It belongs to the family Catostomidae and subfamily Cycleptinae. It is commonly known as southeastern blue sucker. It is found in Fresh water.
Species   meridionalis
AuthorWI   Burr [B. M.] & Mayden [R. L.]
AuthorNI   Burr & Mayden
Qualification   ---
Year   1999
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Cypriniformes Cypriniformes
Family   Catostomidae
Cycleptinae Cycleptinae
Genus   Cycleptus
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Cypriniformes
Family   Catostomidae
Subfamily   Cycleptinae
Genus   Cycleptus
Original Name   Cycleptus        
Taxon Name   meridionalis
Original Combination   Cycleptus meridionalis
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Cycleptus meridionalis
OriginalSubGenus   Cycleptus
Original Author   Burr & Mayden
Original AuthorWI   Burr [B. M.] & Mayden [R. L.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1999
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Cycleptinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Alabama River below turbines at power plant at Millers Ferry Lock and Dam, 2 miles west-southwest of Millers Ferry, Wilcox County, Alabama, U.S.A.
Types   Paratypes: AUM 27700 (2); INHS 44769 (1); KU 26885 (1); NLU 74976 (1); SIUC 30615 (1); TU 184867 (1); UAIC 11430.01 (1), 11431.01 (1), 11973.01 (1); UF 107750 (1); UMMZ 234192 (1); USNM 348714 (1); UT 45.1505 (1).
Primary Code   Holotype
Primary Type   UAIC 11431.03
Journal   Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist.
Citation   No. 20
Page   44
Illustrations   Fig. 3 bottom

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Cycleptus meridionalis
Current Species meridionalis
Current Genus Cycleptus
Current AuthorWI Burr [B. M.] & Mayden [R. L.]
Current AuthorNI Burr & Mayden
Current Year 1999
Current Family Catostomidae
Current Subfamily
Cycleptinae Cycleptinae

Habitat Freshwater.        
Water Fresh water

Current Summary   Valid as Cycleptus meridionalis  Burr & Mayden 1999. Catostomidae: Cycleptinae.
Name History   •Valid as Cycleptus meridionalis Burr & Mayden 1999 -- (Buth & Mayden 2001:899 [ref. 25814], Ross et al. 2001:265 [ref. 25978], Nelson et al. 2004:79 [ref. 27807], Boschung & Mayden 2004:298 [ref. 27995], Scharpf 2006:9 [ref. 30386], Page & Burr 2011:304 [ref. 31215], Page et al. 2013:79 [ref. 32708]).

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Places  Places
Hierarchy  Hierarchy
Pictures  Pictures
First Publication  First Publication
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Name Combinations  Name Combinations
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elongatus Cycleptus elongatus (Lesueur [C. A.] 1817)Valid
nigrescens Cycleptus nigrescens Rafinesque [C. S.] 1819Synonym
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