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Enneapterygius altipinnis


Enneapterygius altipinnis was originally described as Enneapterygius altipinnis by Clark in 1980. It belongs to the family Tripterygiidae and subfamily Tripterygiinae. It is commonly known as Highfin triplefin. It is found in Salt water.
Species   altipinnis
AuthorWI   Clark [E.]
AuthorNI   Clark
Qualification   ---
Year   1980
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Blenniiformes Blenniiformes
Family   Tripterygiidae
Tripterygiinae Tripterygiinae
Genus   Enneapterygius
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Blenniiformes
Family   Tripterygiidae
Subfamily   Tripterygiinae
Genus   Enneapterygius
Original Name   Enneapterygius        
Taxon Name   altipinnis
Original Combination   Enneapterygius altipinnis
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Enneapterygius altipinnis
OriginalSubGenus   Enneapterygius
Original Author   Clark
Original AuthorWI   Clark [E.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1980
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Tripterygiinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   North of Ras Burka, Egypt, Gulf of Aqaba, Red Sea.
Types   Paratypes: HUJ 5481-82 (9, 10), 5501 (1); TAU 4076b (2), 4398 (5); USNM 205808-09 (33, 2), 212247-48 (2, 1).
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Springer & Orrell 1996:24 [ref. 22274].
Primary Code   Holotype
Primary Type   USNM 205807
Journal   Isr. J. Zool.
Citation   v. 28 (nos. 3-4)
Page   99
Illustrations   Figs. 3b, 6c, 11

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Enneapterygius altipinnis
Current Species   altipinnis
Current Genus Enneapterygius
Current AuthorWI Clark [E.]
Current AuthorNI   Clark
Current Year   1980
Current Family Tripterygiidae
Current Subfamily
Tripterygiinae Tripterygiinae

Habitat Marine.        
Water Salt water
Habitat Notes Inconspicuous inhabitants of reef's surface, usually on weedy areas, on algal-covered rocks or on rubble; feeds on tiny invertebrates and algae.

Current Summary   Valid as Enneapterygius altipinnis  Clark 1980. Tripterygiidae: Tripterygiinae.
Name History   •Synonym of Enneapterygius tutuilae Jordan & Seale 1906 -- (Fricke 1994:285 [ref. 21827], Fricke 1997:337, 572 [ref. 23339], Golani 2006:30 [ref. 28840], Hoese 2006:1523 [ref. 28998], Fricke 2009:42 [ref. 30394]). •Valid as Enneapterygius altipinnis Clark 1980 -- (Dor 1984:233 [ref. 29757], Randall et al. 1990:364 [ref. 15987], Goren & Dor 1994:61 [ref. 25356], Holleman & Bogorodsky 2012:41 [ref. 31735], DiBattista et al. 2015:20 [ref. 35706], Fricke et al. 2018:304 [ref. 35805], Bogorodsky & Randall 2018:[6] 244 [ref. 36492], Golani & Fricke 2018:142 [ref. 36273]).

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abeli Enneapterygius abeli (Klausewitz [W.] 1960)Valid
altipinnus Enneapterygius altipinnus Clark [E.] 1980Synonym
annulatum Enneapterygius annulatum (Ramsay [E. P.] & Ogilby [J. D.] 1888)Synonym
annulatus Enneapterygius annulatus (Ramsay [E. P.] & Ogilby [J. D.] 1888)Synonym
atriceps Enneapterygius atriceps (Jenkins [O. P.] 1903)Valid
atrogulare Enneapterygius atrogulare (Günther [A.] 1873)Valid
bahasa Enneapterygius bahasa Fricke [R.] 1997Valid
bapturus Enneapterygius bapturus (Jordan [D. S.] & Snyder [J. O.] 1902)Synonym
bichrous Enneapterygius bichrous Fricke [R.] 1994Synonym
brachylepis Enneapterygius brachylepis (Schultz [L. P.] in Schultz et al. 1960)Synonym
callionymi Enneapterygius callionymi (Weber [M.] 1909)Synonym
cerasinus Enneapterygius cerasinus Jordan [D. S.] & Seale [A.] 1906Synonym
cheni Enneapterygius cheni Wang [S.-C.], Shao [K.-T.] & Shen [S.-C.] 1996Valid
clarkae Enneapterygius clarkae Holleman [W.] 1982Valid
clea Enneapterygius clea Fricke [R.] 1997Valid
corallicola Enneapterygius corallicola Kendall [W. C.] & Radcliffe [L.] 1912Synonym
destai Enneapterygius destai Clark [E.] 1980Valid
elaine Enneapterygius elaine Holleman [W.] 2005Valid
elegans Enneapterygius elegans (Peters [W. C. H.] 1876)Valid
erythrosoma Enneapterygius erythrosoma Shen [S.-C.] 1994Synonym
etheostoma Enneapterygius etheostoma (Jordan [D. S.] & Snyder [J. O.] 1902)Valid
etheostomus Enneapterygius etheostomus (Jordan [D. S.] & Snyder [J. O.] 1902)Synonym
fasciatus Enneapterygius fasciatus (Weber [M.] 1909)Valid
flavoccipitis Enneapterygius flavoccipitis Shen [S.-C.] 1994Valid
fuligicauda Enneapterygius fuligicauda Fowler [H. W.] 1946Synonym
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