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Electrona antarctica

(Günther 1878)

Electrona antarctica was originally described as Scopelus antarctica by Günther in 1878. It belongs to the family Myctophidae and subfamily Myctophinae. It is commonly known as ---. It is found in Salt water and its distribution is Cosmopolitan.
Species   antarctica
AuthorWI   Günther [A.]
AuthorNI   Günther
Qualification   ---
Year   1878
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Myctophiformes Myctophiformes
Family   Myctophidae
Myctophinae Myctophinae
Genus   Electrona
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Myctophiformes
Family   Myctophidae
Subfamily   Myctophinae
Genus   Electrona
Original Name   Scopelus        
Taxon Name   antarcticus
Original Combination   Scopelus antarcticus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Scopelus antarcticus
OriginalSubGenus   Scopelus
Original Author   Günther
Original AuthorWI   Günther [A.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1878
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Myctophinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Antarctic Ocean, Challenger station 156, depth 1975 fathoms.
Primary Code   Holotype
Primary Type   BMNH 1887.12.7.215
Page   184 [17]

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Original QualificationSS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Electrona antarctica
Current Species   antarctica
Current Genus Electrona
Current AuthorWI Günther [A.]
Current AuthorNI   Günther
Current Year   1878
Current Family Myctophidae
Current Subfamily
Myctophinae Myctophinae

Water Salt water
Distribution Cosmopolitan.

Current Summary   Valid as Electrona antarctica  (Günther 1878). Myctophidae.
Name History   • Valid as Electrona antarctica  (Günther 1878) -- (Paxton 1979:10 [ref. 6440], Hulley 1986:297 [ref. 5672], Pequeño 1989:37 [ref. 14125], Hulley 1990:149 [ref. 21685], Miller 1993:526 [ref. 21297], Duhamel et al. 2005:168 [ref. 32059]).

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antarcticus Electrona antarcticus (Günther [A.] 1878)Spelling
bolini Electrona bolini Fraser-Brunner [A.] 1949Synonym
carlsbergi Electrona carlsbergi (Tåning [A. V.] 1932)Valid
colletti Electrona colletti (Lütken [C. F.] 1892)Synonym
crockeri Electrona crockeri Bolin [R. L.] 1939Synonym
megalops Electrona megalops (Peters [W. C. H.] 1864)Synonym
paucirastra Electrona paucirastra Bolin [R. L.] in Andriashev 1962Valid
risso Electrona risso (Cocco [A.] 1829)Valid
risso salubris Electrona risso salubris Whitley [G. P.] 1933Synonym
rissoi Electrona rissoi Cocco [A.] 1829Spelling
stellatus Electrona stellatus (Bennett [F. D.] 1840)Synonym
subasper Electrona subasper (Günther [A.] 1864)Synonym
subaspera Electrona subaspera (Günther [A.] 1864)Valid
thompsoni Electrona thompsoni Chapman [W. M.] 1944Synonym
ventralis Electrona ventralis Becker [V. E.] 1963Synonym
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