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Leurochilus acon


Leurochilus acon was originally described as Leurochilus acon by Böhlke in 1968. It belongs to the family Dactyloscopidae. It is commonly known as Smoothlip stargazer and is known Smooth-lip stargazer in Bahamas. more common names It is found in Salt water.
Species   acon
AuthorWI   Böhlke [J. E.]
AuthorNI   Böhlke
Qualification   ---
Year   1968
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Blenniiformes Blenniiformes
Family   Dactyloscopidae
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Genus   Leurochilus
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Blenniiformes
Family   Dactyloscopidae
Genus   Leurochilus
Original Name   Leurochilus        
Taxon Name   acon
Original Combination   Leurochilus acon
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Leurochilus acon
OriginalSubGenus   Leurochilus
Original Author   Böhlke
Original AuthorWI   Böhlke [J. E.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1968
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   ---
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Andros Island, Middle Bight, Bahamas, depth to 12 feet.
Types   Paratypes: AMNH 20626 (1); ANSP 111593 (1), 111594 (1, c&s), 111595 (4, orig. 6), 111596 (2); GCRL 13340 [ex ANSP 111595] (2); UF 201728 [ex UMML 1728] (1), 206354 [ex UMML 6354] (1); USNM 202734 [ex ANSP 11597] (1).
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:98 [ref. 13621], Springer & Orrell 1996:12 [ref. 22274].
Primary Code   Holotype
Primary Type   ANSP 111592
Journal   Not. Nat. (Phila.)
Citation   No. 414
Page   4
Illustrations   Fig. 1

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Leurochilus acon
Current Species acon
Current Genus Leurochilus
Current AuthorWI Böhlke [J. E.]
Current AuthorNI Böhlke
Current Year 1968
Current Family Dactyloscopidae
Current Subfamily
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Habitat Marine.        
Water Salt water
Habitat Notes Inhabit sandy, rocky and marl bottoms (Ref. 5521).
Depth Range From 0 to 8 meters.

Current Summary   Valid as Leurochilus acon  Böhlke 1968. Dactyloscopidae.
Name History   •Valid as Leurochilus acon Böhlke 1968 -- (Dawson 1982:48 [ref. 1072], Williams 2003:1753 [ref. 27109], Patzner et al. 2009:472 [ref. 30396], Smith-Vaniz & Jelks 2014:66 [ref. 33341]).

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