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Gymnothorax megapterus


Gymnothorax megapterus was originally described as Gymnothorax megapterus by Weber in 1913. It belongs to the family Muraenidae and subfamily Muraeninae. It is found in Salt water.
Species   megapterus
AuthorWI   Weber [M.]
AuthorNI   Weber
Qualification   ---
Year   1913
Status   Synonym
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Anguilliformes Anguilliformes
Family   Muraenidae
Muraeninae Muraeninae
Genus   Gymnothorax
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Anguilliformes
Family   Muraenidae
Subfamily   Muraeninae
Genus   Gymnothorax
Original Name   Gymnothorax        
Taxon Name   megapterus
Original Combination   Gymnothorax megapterus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Gymnothorax megapterus
OriginalSubGenus   Gymnothorax
Original Author   Weber
Original AuthorWI   Weber [M.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1913
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Muraeninae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Seba, Savu [Sawu] Island, Siboga station 58.
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Nijssen et al. 1982:8 [ref. 19236], Böhlke & Smith 2002:125 [ref. 26380].
Primary Code   Holotype (unique)
Primary Type   ZMA 108474
Journal   Fische Siboga Exped.
Page   57
Illustrations   Pl. 7 (fig. 1)

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Pseudechidna brummeri
Current Species   brummeri
Current Genus Pseudechidna
Current AuthorWI Bleeker [P.]
Current AuthorNI   Bleeker
Current Year   1858
Current Family Muraenidae
Current Subfamily
Muraeninae Muraeninae

Habitat Marine.        
Water Salt water

Current Summary   Synonym of Pseudechidna brummeri  (Bleeker 1858). Muraenidae: Muraeninae.
Name History   •Synonym of Pseudechidna brummeri (Bleeker 1858) -- (Böhlke 1995:463 [ref. 21738], Böhlke 1997:103 [ref. 23177], Böhlke & Smith 2002:125 [ref. 26380], Smith 2012:32 [ref. 32155]).

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scriptus Gymnothorax scriptus Poey [F.] 1867Synonym
serratidens Gymnothorax serratidens (Hildebrand [S. F.] & Barton [O.] 1949)Valid
shaoi Gymnothorax shaoi Chen [H.-M.] & Loh [K.-H.] 2007Valid
signifer Gymnothorax signifer Bliss [R.] 1883Synonym
smithi Gymnothorax smithi Sumod [K. S.], Mohapatra [A.], Sanjeevan [V. N.], Kishor [T. G.] & Bineesh [K. K.] 2019Valid
sokotrensis Gymnothorax sokotrensis Kotthaus [A.] 1968Valid
steindachneri Gymnothorax steindachneri Jordan [D. S.] & Evermann [B. W.] 1903Valid
stigmanotus Gymnothorax stigmanotus Fowler [H. W.] 1912Synonym
strommani Gymnothorax strommani (Eigenmann [C. H.] & Kennedy [C. H.] 1902)Synonym
tahitensis Gymnothorax tahitensis Seale [A.] 1906Synonym
taiwanensis Gymnothorax taiwanensis Chen [H.-M.], Loh [K.-H.] & Shao [K.-T.] 2008Valid
talofa Gymnothorax talofa Jordan [D. S.] & Starks [E. C.] in Jordan & Seale 1906Synonym
thalassopterus Gymnothorax thalassopterus Jenkins [O. P.] 1903Synonym
thomsoni Gymnothorax thomsoni Borodin [N. A.] 1928Synonym
thyrsoidea Siderea thyrsoideus (Richardson [J.] 1845)Synonym
thyrsoideus Gymnothorax thyrsoideus (Richardson [J.] 1845)In family
tile Gymnothorax tile (Hamilton [F.] 1822)Valid
tricolor Gymnothorax tricolor (Richardson [J.] (ex Banks & Solander) 1848)Synonym
trinitatis Gymnothorax trinitatis (Miranda Ribeiro [A. de] 1919)Synonym
tristis Gymnothorax tristis (Kaup [J. J.] 1856)Synonym
umbra Gymnothorax umbra (Fowler [H. W.] 1944)Synonym
umbrofasciata Gymnothorax umbrofasciata (Rüppell [W. P. E. S.] 1852)Synonym
umbrosus Gymnothorax umbrosus Poey [F.] 1875Synonym
undulatus Gymnothorax undulatus (Lacepède [B. G. E.] (ex Commerson) 1803)Valid
unicolor Gymnothorax unicolor (Delaroche [F. E.] 1809)Valid
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