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Gerres abbreviatus


Gerres abbreviatus was originally described as Gerres abbreviatus by Bleeker in 1850. It belongs to the family Gerreidae. It is commonly known as Deep-bodied mojarra but has many other common names such as Sepparisagi in Japan, Deep-bodied silver-biddy in Papua New Guinea, Malakapas in Philippines, Deep-bodied mojarra in Guam, Kekapas in Malaysia, Kapas laut in Malaysia. more common names It is found in Brackish and Salt water.
Species   abbreviatus
AuthorWI   Bleeker [P.]
AuthorNI   Bleeker
Qualification   ---
Year   1850
Status   Synonym
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Perciformes Perciformes
Family   Gerreidae
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Genus   Gerres
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Perciformes
Family   Gerreidae
Genus   Gerres
Original Name   Gerres        
Taxon Name   abbreviatus
Original Combination   Gerres abbreviatus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Gerres abbreviatus
OriginalSubGenus   Gerres
Original Author   Bleeker
Original AuthorWI   Bleeker [P.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1850
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Jakarta, Java, Indonesia.
Types   Paralectotypes or non-types: BMNH 1880.4.21.182 [or 192] (1); NMV 46119 (1); NMW 21524 (1); RMNH 33099 [ex RMNH 6682] (some of 20); SMNS 10597 (3).
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Fricke 1991:14 [ref. 13474], Fricke 2005:39 [ref. 29864].
Primary Code   Lectotype
Primary Type   RMNH 6682
Journal   Verh. Batav. Genootsch. Kunst. Wet.
Citation   v. 23
Page   11

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Gerres erythrourus
Current Species erythrourus
Current Genus Gerres
Current AuthorWI Bloch [M. E.]
Current AuthorNI Bloch
Current Year 1791
Current Family Gerreidae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat brackish, marine.        
Water Brackish and Salt water
Habitat Notes Marine species that enters estuaries and coastal lagoons in Madagascar (Ref. 4323). Forms schools on sandy bottoms (Ref. 12915). Small juveniles feed on zooplankton, larger fish feed on small polychaetes, bivalves, crustaceans and fishes (Ref. 3409). In Palau, spawners migrate from mangroves and sand flats to the outer reef edge around the full moon (Ref. 1602). Marketed fresh or made into fishballs (Ref. 12915).
Depth Range From 10 to 40 meters.

Current Summary   Synonym of Gerres erythrourus  (Bloch 1791). Gerreidae.
Name History   •Valid as Gerres abbreviatus Bleeker 1850 -- (Akazaki & Juso in Masuda et al. 1984:161 [ref. 6441], Roux 1986:326 [ref. 6209], Kawanabe & Mizuno 1989:520 [ref. 25598], Mohsin & Ambak 1996:337 [ref. 27969], Chen et al. 1997:77 [ref. 26476], Larson & Williams 1997:360 [ref. 23967], Iwatsuki & Kimura 1997:5 [ref. 27710], Kuiter 1997:166 [ref. 25488], Woodland in Randall & Lim 2000:619 [ref. 25122], Hutchins 2001:34 [ref. 25847], Woodland 2001:2950 [ref. 26102]). •Synonym of Gerres erythrourus (Bloch 1791) -- (Iwatsuki et al. 1998:165 [ref. 23310], Iwatsuki et al. 1999:391 [ref. 24200], Iwatsuki & Heemstra 2001:1047 [ref. 25822], Hoese & Bray 2006:1213 [ref. 29000], Kottelat 2013:345 [ref. 32989]).

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acinaces Gerres acinaces Bleeker [P.] 1854Synonym
akazakii Gerres akazakii Iwatsuki [Y.], Kimura [S.] & Yoshino [T.] 2007Valid
altispinis Gerres altispinis Günther [A.] 1862Synonym
aprion Gerres aprion Cuvier [G.] 1829Synonym
argyreus Gerres argyreus (Forster [J. R.] in Bloch & Schneider 1801)Synonym
aureolus Deckertichthys aureolus (Jordan [D. S.] & Gilbert [C. H.] 1882)Valid
aureolus Gerres aureolus Jordan [D. S.] & Gilbert [C. H.] 1882Synonym
australis Gerres australis Castelnau [F. L.] 1875Synonym
axillaris Gerres axillaris Günther [A.] 1864Synonym
baconensis Gerres baconensis (Evermann [B. W.] & Seale [A.] 1907)Valid
bilobus Gerres bilobus Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830Synonym
bispinosus Gerres bispinosus Alleyne [H. G.] & Macleay [W.] 1877Uncertain
brasilianus Gerres brasilianus Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1830Synonym
brevimanus Gerres brevimanus Günther [A.] 1864Synonym
brevirostris Gerres brevirostris Sauvage [H.-E.] 1879Synonym
carinatus Gerres carinatus Alleyne [H. G.] & Macleay [W.] 1877Synonym
cheverti Gerres cheverti Alleyne [H. G.] & Macleay [W.] 1877Synonym
chrysops Gerres chrysops Iwatsuki [Y.], Kimura [S.] & Yoshino [T.] 1999Valid
cinereus Gerres cinereus (Walbaum [J. J.] 1792)Valid
cinereus not named Gerres cinereus [not named] Eigenmann [R. S.] 1891Synonym
commersonii Gerres commersonii (Shaw [G.] 1803)In family
darnleyense Gerres darnleyense (Ogilby [J. D.] 1913)Synonym
darnleyensis Gerres darnleyensis (Ogilby [J. D.] 1913)Synonym
decacanthus Gerres decacanthus (Bleeker [P.] 1864)Valid
embryx Gerres embryx Jordan [D. S.] & Starks [E. C.] in Jordan & Evermann 1898Synonym
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