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Megalamphodus uruguayensis


Megalamphodus uruguayensis was originally described as Megalamphodus uruguayensis by Fowler in 1943. It belongs to the family Characidae and subfamily Aphyocharacinae. It is found in Fresh water.
Species   uruguayensis
AuthorWI   Fowler [H. W.]
AuthorNI   Fowler
Qualification   ---
Year   1943
Status   Synonym
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Characiformes Characiformes
Family   Characidae
Aphyocharacinae Aphyocharacinae
Genus   Megalamphodus
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Characiformes
Family   Characidae
Subfamily   Aphyocharacinae
Genus   Megalamphodus
Original Name   Megalamphodus        
Taxon Name   uruguayensis
Original Combination   Megalamphodus uruguayensis
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Megalamphodus uruguayensis
OriginalSubGenus   Megalamphodus
Original Author   Fowler
Original AuthorWI   Fowler [H. W.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1943
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Aphyocharacinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Uruguay [no further data].
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Böhlke 1984:55 [ref. 13621].
Primary Code   Holotype (unique)
Primary Type   ANSP 70331
Journal   Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Phila.
Citation   v. 95
Page   313
Illustrations   Figs. 2-3

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Ectrepopterus uruguayensis
Current Species uruguayensis
Current Genus Ectrepopterus
Current AuthorWI Fowler [H. W.]
Current AuthorNI Fowler
Current Year 1943
Current Family Characidae
Current Subfamily
Stethaprioninae Stethaprioninae

Habitat Freshwater.        
Water Fresh water

Current Summary   Synonym of Ectrepopterus uruguayensis  (Fowler 1943). Characidae: Stethaprioninae.
Name History   •Valid as Hyphessobrycon uruguayensis (Fowler 1943) -- (Weitzman & Palmer 1997:234 [ref. 22743], Lima & Malabarba in Reis et al. 2003:141 [ref. 27061], Menni 2004:77 [ref. 28131], Bertaco et al. 2007:248 [ref. 29277]). •Valid as Ectrepopterus uruguayensis (Fowler 1943) -- (Malabarba et al. 2012:50 [ref. 31810], Koerber 2014:5 [ref. 33621], Litz & Koerber 2014:15 [ref. 33622], Mirande & Koerber 2015:25 [ref. 35117], Nión et al. 2016:30 [ref. 35565], García et al. 2017:3 [ref. 35261]).

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axelrodi Megalamphodus axelrodi (Travassos [H.] 1959)Synonym
ecuadorensis Megalamphodus ecuadorensis Eigenmann [C. H.] 1915Synonym
eques Megalamphodus eques (Steindachner [F.] 1882)Synonym
megalopterus Megalamphodus megalopterus Eigenmann [C. H.] 1915Synonym
micropterus Megalamphodus micropterus Eigenmann [C. H.] 1915Synonym
rogoaguae Megalamphodus rogoaguae Pearson [N. E.] 1924Synonym
roseus Megalamphodus roseus Géry [J.] 1960Synonym
sweglesi Megalamphodus sweglesi Géry [J.] 1961Synonym
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