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Farlowella acus

(Kner 1853)
  

Farlowella acus was originally described as Acestra acus by Kner in 1853. It belongs to the family Loricariidae and subfamily Loricariinae. It is commonly known as Whiptail catfish and is known in USA (contiguous states) as Whiptail catfish. more common names It is found in Fresh water and its distribution is Lake Valencia and Torito River basins, Venezuela.
Species   acus
AuthorWI   Kner [R.]
AuthorNI   Kner
Qualification   ---
Year   1853
Status   Valid
Class  
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Order  
Siluriformes Siluriformes
Family   Loricariidae
Subfamily  
Loricariinae Loricariinae
Genus   Farlowella
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Siluriformes
Family   Loricariidae
Subfamily   Loricariinae
Genus   Farlowella
Original Name   Acestra        
Taxon Name   acus
Original Combination   Acestra acus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Acestra acus
OriginalSubGenus   Acestra
Original Author   Kner
Original AuthorWI   Kner [R.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1853
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Loricariinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Caracas, Venezuela.
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Ferraris 2007:237 [ref. 29155].
Primary Code   Holotype (unique)
Primary Type   NMW 47795
Page   93 [29]
Illustrations   Pl. 8 (fig. 1)

SubSpecies AuthorWI   ---
Qualification SS   ---

Original QualificationSS   ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI   ---


Current Genus Species   Farlowella acus
Current Species   acus
Current Genus   Farlowella
Current AuthorWI   Kner [R.]
Current AuthorNI   Kner
Current Year   1853
Current Family   Loricariidae
Current Subfamily  
Loricariinae Loricariinae

Habitat   demersal        
Water   Fresh water
   
Distribution   Lake Valencia and Torito River basins, Venezuela.

Current Summary   Valid as Farlowella acus  (Kner 1853). Loricariidae: Loricariinae.
 
Name History   • Valid as Farlowella acus  (Kner 1853) -- (Isbrücker 1980:96 [ref. 2303], Burgess 1989:440 [ref. 12860], Retzer & Page 1997:59 [ref. 23176], Isbrücker 2001:25, 27 [ref. 25653], Isbrücker 2002:15 [ref. 27178], Ferraris in Reis et al. 2003:332 [ref. 27061], Ferraris 2007:237 [ref. 29155], Ballen & Mojica 2014:140 [ref. 33176]).

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acestrichthys Farlowella acestrichthys Pearson [N. E.] 1924Synonym
acus venezuelensis Farlowella acus venezuelensis Martín Salazar [F. J.] 1964Valid
agustini Farlowella agustini Martín Salazar [F. J.] 1964Synonym
altocorpus Farlowella altocorpus Retzer [M. E.] 2006Valid
amazona Farlowella amazona (Günther [A.] 1864)Synonym
amazonum Farlowella amazonum (Günther [A.] 1864)Valid
angosturae Farlowella angosturae Martín Salazar [F. J.] 1964Synonym
azygia Farlowella azygia Eigenmann [C. H.] & Vance [L.] 1917Synonym
boliviana Farlowella boliviana Steindachner [F.] 1910Synonym
carinata Farlowella carinata Garman [S.] in Eigenmann & Eigenmann 1889Synonym
colombiensis Farlowella colombiensis Retzer [M. E.] & Page [L. M.] 1997Valid
curtirostra Farlowella curtirostra Myers [G. S.] 1942Valid
gianetii Farlowella gianetii Ballen [G. A.], Pastana [M. N. L.] & Peixoto [L. A. W.] 2016Valid
gladiolus Farlowella gladiolus (Günther [A.] 1864)Valid
gladius Farlowella gladius (Boulenger [G. A.] 1898)Synonym
gracilis Farlowella gracilis Regan [C. T.] 1904Valid
guaricensis Farlowella guaricensis Martín Salazar [F. J.] 1964Synonym
hahni Farlowella hahni Meinken [H.] 1937Valid
hargreavesi Farlowella hargreavesi Eigenmann [C. H.] 1912Synonym
hasemani Farlowella hasemani Eigenmann [C. H.] & Vance [L.] 1917Valid
henrique Farlowella henrique Miranda Ribeiro [A. de] 1918Spelling
henriquei Farlowella henriquei Miranda Ribeiro [A. de] 1918Valid
isbruckeri Farlowella isbruckeri Retzer [M. E.] & Page [L. M.] 1997Valid
jauruensis Farlowella jauruensis Eigenmann [C. H.] & Vance [L.] 1917Valid
kneri Farlowella kneri (Steindachner [F.] 1882)Spelling
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