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Hyphessobrycon bentosi


Hyphessobrycon bentosi was originally described as Hyphessobrycon bentosi by Durbin in 1908. It belongs to the family Characidae and subfamily Aphyocharacinae. It is commonly known as Ornate tetra and is known in USA (contiguous states) as Ornate tetra, in Peru as Rosy tetra, in Poland as Bystrzyk rózowy, in Poland as Bystrzyk ozdobny. more common names It is found in Fresh water and its distribution is Amazon River basin, Brazil and Colombia.
Species   bentosi
AuthorWI   Durbin [M. L.]
AuthorNI   Durbin
Qualification   in Eigenmann
Year   1908
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Characiformes Characiformes
Family   Characidae
Aphyocharacinae Aphyocharacinae
Genus   Hyphessobrycon
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Characiformes
Family   Characidae
Subfamily   Aphyocharacinae
Genus   Hyphessobrycon
Original Name   Hyphessobrycon        
Taxon Name   bentosi
Original Combination   Hyphessobrycon bentosi
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Hyphessobrycon bentosi
OriginalSubGenus   Hyphessobrycon
Original Author   Durbin
Original AuthorWI   Durbin [M. L.]
Original Qualification   in Eigenmann
Original Year   1908
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Aphyocharacinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Amazon River at Obidos, Pará, Brazil.
Types   Syntypes: (21) CAS 42682 [ex IU 12654 & MCZ 20995] (3), MCZ 20842 (15), USNM 120270 [ex MCZ 20842a] (3).
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Vari & Howe 1991:26 [ref. 19022].
Primary Code   ---
Journal   Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool.
Citation   v. 52 (no. 6)
Page   101

SubSpecies AuthorWI   ---
Qualification SS   ---

Original QualificationSS   ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI   ---

Current Genus Species   Hyphessobrycon bentosi
Current Species   bentosi
Current Genus   Hyphessobrycon
Current AuthorWI   Durbin [M. L.]
Current AuthorNI   Durbin
Current Year   1908
Current Family   Characidae
Current Subfamily  
Aphyocharacinae Aphyocharacinae

Habitat pelagic        
Water Fresh water
Distribution Amazon River basin, Brazil and Colombia.

Current Summary   Valid as Hyphessobrycon bentosi  Durbin 1908. Characidae: Pristellinae.
Name History   • Valid as Hyphessobrycon bentosi  Durbin 1908 -- (Ortega & Vari 1986:8 [ref. 9708], Taphorn 1992:239 [ref. 23654], Weitzman & Palmer 1997:226 [ref. 22743], Weitzman & Palmer 1997:145 [ref. 24509], Weitzman & Palmer 1997:150 [ref. 24506], Lima & Malabarba in Reis et al. 2003:135 [ref. 27061], Hein 2009:9 [ref. 30362], García-Alzate et al. 2010:55 [ref. 30716], García-Alzate et al. 2011:709 [ref. 31266], Zarske 2014:143 [ref. 33403]).

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acaciae Hyphessobrycon acaciae García-Alzate [C. A.], Román-Valencia [C.] & Prada-Pedreros [S.] 2010Valid
agulha Hyphessobrycon agulha Fowler [H. W.] 1913Valid
albolineatum Hyphessobrycon albolineatum Fernández-Yépez [A.] 1950Synonym
albolineatum Hyphessobrycon albolineatum Fernández-Yépez [A.] 1950Valid
amandae Hyphessobrycon amandae Géry [J.] & Uj [A.] 1987Valid
amapaensis Hyphessobrycon amapaensis Zarske [A.] & Géry [J.] 1998Valid
amaronensis Hyphessobrycon amaronensis García-Alzate [C. A.], Román-Valencia [C.] & Taphorn [D. C.] 2010Valid
anisitsi Hyphessobrycon anisitsi (Eigenmann [C. H.] in Eigenmann & Ogle 1907)Valid
arianae Hyphessobrycon arianae Uj [A.] & Géry [J.] 1989Valid
auca Hyphessobrycon auca Almirón [A. E.], Casciotta [J. R.], Bechara [J. A.] & Ruíz Díaz [F. J.] 2004Valid
axelrodi Hyphessobrycon axelrodi (Travassos [H.] 1959)Valid
balbus Hyphessobrycon balbus Myers [G. S.] 1927Valid
bentosi bentosi Hyphessobrycon bentosi bentosi Durbin [M. L.] in Eigenmann 1908Synonym
bifasciatus Hyphessobrycon bifasciatus Ellis [M. D.] 1911Valid
borealis Hyphessobrycon borealis Zarske [A.], Le Bail [P.-Y.] & Géry [J.] 2006Valid
boulengeri Hyphessobrycon boulengeri (Eigenmann [C. H.] in Eigenmann & Ogle 1907)Valid
brumado Hyphessobrycon brumado Zanata [A. M.] & Camelier [P.] 2010Valid
cachimbensis Hyphessobrycon cachimbensis Travassos [H.] 1964Valid
callistus Hyphessobrycon callistus (Boulenger [G. A.] 1900)Synonym
cardinalis Hyphessobrycon cardinalis Myers [G. S.] & Weitzman [S. H.] 1956Synonym
catablepta Hyphessobrycon catablepta (Durbin [M. L.] 1909)Synonym
catableptus Hyphessobrycon catableptus (Durbin [M. L.] 1909)Valid
chocoensis Hyphessobrycon chocoensis García-Alzate [C. A.], Román-Valencia [C.] & Taphorn [D. C.] 2013Valid
clavatus Hyphessobrycon clavatus Zarske [A.] 2015Valid
coelestinus Hyphessobrycon coelestinus Myers [G. S.] in Eigenmann & Myers 1929Valid
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