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Cynoglossus attenuatus


Cynoglossus attenuatus was originally described as Cynoglossus attenuatus by Gilchrist in 1904. It belongs to the family Cynoglossidae and subfamily Cynoglossinae. It is commonly known as Fourline tonguesole but has many other common names such as Fourline tonguefish in South Africa, Linguado quadrilineado in Mozambique, Fourline tonguefish in Sodwana, Fourline tonguesole in United Kingdom. more common names It is found in Salt water.
Species   attenuatus
AuthorWI   Gilchrist [J. D. F.]
AuthorNI   Gilchrist
Qualification   ---
Year   1904
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Pleuronectiformes Pleuronectiformes
Family   Cynoglossidae
Cynoglossinae Cynoglossinae
Genus   Cynoglossus
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Pleuronectiformes
Family   Cynoglossidae
Subfamily   Cynoglossinae
Genus   Cynoglossus
Original Name   Cynoglossus        
Taxon Name   attenuatus
Original Combination   Cynoglossus attenuatus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Cynoglossus attenuatus
OriginalSubGenus   Cynoglossus
Original Author   Gilchrist
Original AuthorWI   Gilchrist [J. D. F.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1904
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Cynoglossinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Tugela River mouth, bearing north by west distant 4.5 miles, depth 24 fathoms.
Types   Syntypes: BMNH 1903.12.31.10 (1), SAM 15460 (9).
Primary Code   ---
Journal   Mar. Invest. S. Africa
Citation   v. 3
Page   11
Illustrations   Pl. 29

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Cynoglossus attenuatus
Current Species   attenuatus
Current Genus Cynoglossus
Current AuthorWI Gilchrist [J. D. F.]
Current AuthorNI   Gilchrist
Current Year   1904
Current Family Cynoglossidae
Current Subfamily
Cynoglossinae Cynoglossinae

Habitat marine.        
Water Salt water
Habitat Notes Feeds on small invertebrates (Ref. 5213).

Current Summary   Valid as Cynoglossus attenuatus  Gilchrist 1904. Cynoglossidae: Cynoglossinae.
Name History   •Valid as Cynoglossus attenuatus Gilchrist 1904 -- (Menon 1977:39 [ref. 7071], Heemstra 1986:866 [ref. 5660], Fricke et al. 2017:83 [ref. 35160], Fricke et al. 2018:373 [ref. 35805]).

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abbreviatus Cynoglossus abbreviatus (Gray [J. E.] 1834)Valid
abentoni Cynoglossus abentoni Stauch [A.] 1966Synonym
acaudatus Cynoglossus acaudatus Gilchrist [J. D. F.] 1906Valid
acinaces Cynoglossus acinaces Jenkins [J. T.] 1910Synonym
acutirostris Cynoglossus (Areliscus) acutirostris Norman [J. R.] 1939Synonym
acutirostris Cynoglossus acutirostris Norman [J. R.] 1939Valid
arel Cynoglossus arel (Bloch [M. E.] & Schneider [J. G.] 1801)Valid
aubentoni Cynoglossus aubentoni Stauch [A.] 1966Synonym
beauforti Cynoglossus beauforti Chabanaud [P.] 1951Synonym
bengalensis Cynoglossus bengalensis (Bleeker [P.] 1853)Synonym
bilineatus Cynoglossus bilineatus (Lacepède [B. G. E.] 1802)Valid
borneensis Cynoglossus borneensis (Bleeker [P.] 1858)Synonym
brachycephalus Cynoglossus brachycephalus Bleeker [P.] 1870Valid
brachycephalus Cynoglossus brachycephalus Gilchrist [J. D. F.] 1904Synonym
brachyrhynchos Cynoglossus brachyrhynchos (Bleeker [P.] 1851)Synonym
brachyrhynchus Cynoglossus brachyrhynchus (Bleeker [P.] 1851)Synonym
brevirostris Cynoglossus brevirostris Day [F.] 1877Synonym
brevis Cynoglossus brevis Günther [A.] 1862Synonym
broadhursti Cynoglossus broadhursti Waite [E. R.] 1905Valid
browni Cynoglossus browni Chabanaud [P.] 1949Valid
brunneus Cynoglossus brunneus Regan [C. T.] 1905Synonym
buchanani Cynoglossus buchanani Day [F.] 1870Synonym
cadenati Cynoglossus cadenati Chabanaud [P.] 1947Valid
cadenati honoris Cynoglossus cadenati honoris Chabanaud [P.] 1949Synonym
canariensis Cynoglossus canariensis Steindachner [F.] 1882Valid
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