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Gerres acinaces


Gerres acinaces was originally described as Gerres acinaces by Bleeker in 1854. It belongs to the family Gerreidae. It is found in Brackish and Salt water.
Species   acinaces
AuthorWI   Bleeker [P.]
AuthorNI   Bleeker
Qualification   ---
Year   1854
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   acinaces
Original Combination   Gerres acinaces
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Gerres acinaces
OriginalSubGenus   Gerres
Original Author   Bleeker
Original AuthorWI   Bleeker [P.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1854
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Jakarta, Java, Indonesia.
Types   Bleeker specimens: BMNH 1862.2.28.10 (1), RMNH 33719 [ex RMNH 6686] (1).
Primary Code   Holotype (unique)
Primary Type   RMNH 6686
Journal   Natuurkd. Tijdschr. Neder. Indië
Citation   v. 6
Page   194

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Gerres longirostris
Current Species longirostris
Current Genus Gerres
Current AuthorWI Günther [A.]
Current AuthorNI Günther
Current Year 1801
Current Family Gerreidae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat brackish, marine.        
Water Brackish and Salt water
Habitat Notes Smallscale pursemouth.
Marine species that enters estuaries and coastal lagoons in some areas. Occurs singly or in groups. Sold fresh in markets; processed into fishmeal. Sides olive above to silvery below; in young, 7 or 8 dusky bars on sides of body; in older fish, several vertical series of ovoid spots below lateral line (LL) and rows of dark spots following scale rows above LL. Trailing margin of C black. Attains 25 cm. Tropical Indo-Pacific, south to Algoa Bay.

Current Summary   Synonym of Gerres longirostris  (Lacepède 1801). Gerreidae.
Name History   •Valid as Gerres acinaces Bleeker 1854 -- (Dor 1984:146 [ref. 29757], Akazaki & Juso in Masuda et al. 1984:161 [ref. 6441], Woodland 1986:608 [ref. 6299], Winterbottom et al. 1989:38 [ref. 13251], Kottelat et al. 1993:115 [ref. 23448], Goren & Dor 1994:40 [ref. 25356], Randall 1995:194 [ref. 22896], Mohsin & Ambak 1996:337 [ref. 27969], Reinthal & Stiassny 1997:354 [ref. 22780], Carpenter et al. 1997:175 [ref. 23922], Myers 1999:149 [ref. 23965], Fricke 1999:283 [ref. 24106], Iwatsuki et al. 1999:391 [ref. 24200], Nakabo 2000:838 [ref. 25086], Laboute & Grandperrin 2000:345 [ref. 25191], Sakai et al. 2001:99 [ref. 25693], Nakabo 2002:838 [ref. 26001], Myers & Donaldson 2003:627 [ref. 27495]). •Synonym of Gerres argyreus (Forster 1801) -- (Woodland 2001:2951 [ref. 26102]). •Synonym of Gerres longirostris (Lacepède 1801) -- (Iwatsuki et al. 2001:955 [ref. 25800], Randall 2005:288 [ref. 28239], Fricke & Kulbicki 2006:334 [ref. 28867], Allen & Erdmann 2012:469 [ref. 31980], Kottelat 2013:346 [ref. 32989], Golani & Fricke 2018:96 [ref. 36273], Eagderi et al. 2019:56 [ref. 37020]).

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abbreviatus Gerres abbreviatus Bleeker [P.] 1850Synonym
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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