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Electrona stellatus
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Electrona stellatus

(Bennett 1840)

Electrona stellatus was originally described as Scopelus stellatus by Bennett in 1840. It belongs to the family Myctophidae and subfamily Myctophinae. It is found in Salt water.
Species   stellatus
AuthorWI   Bennett [F. D.]
AuthorNI   Bennett
Qualification   ---
Year   1840
Status   Synonym
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   stellatus
Original Combination   Scopelus stellatus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Scopelus stellatus
OriginalSubGenus   Scopelus
Original Author   Bennett
Original AuthorWI   Bennett [F. D.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1840
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Myctophinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Pacific off South America, Lat. 43°S.
Primary Code   ---
Primary Type   No types known
Page   288

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Original QualificationSS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Electrona subaspera
Current Species   subaspera
Current Genus Electrona
Current AuthorWI Günther [A.]
Current AuthorNI   Günther
Current Year   1864
Current Family Myctophidae
Current Subfamily
Myctophinae Myctophinae

Water Salt water
Distribution ---

Current Summary   Synonym of Electrona subaspera  (Günther 1864). Myctophidae.
Name History   • Questionably a senior synonym of Electrona subasper  (Günther 1864) -- (Paxton 1979:10 [ref. 6440], Hulley 1990:152 [ref. 21685]). • Synonym of Electrona subaspera  (Günther 1864).

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antarctica Electrona antarctica (Günther [A.] 1878)Valid
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
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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