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Melanostomias vierecki


Melanostomias vierecki was originally described as Melanostomias vierecki by Fowler in 1934. It belongs to the family Stomiidae and subfamily Melanostomiinae. It is found in Salt water and its distribution is Cosmopolitan.
Species   vierecki
AuthorWI   Fowler [H. W.]
AuthorNI   Fowler
Qualification   ---
Year   1934
Status   Valid
Class   Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Order   Stomiiformes Stomiiformes
Family   Stomiidae
Subfamily   Melanostomiinae Melanostomiinae
Genus   Melanostomias
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Stomiiformes
Family   Stomiidae
Subfamily   Melanostomiinae
Genus   Melanostomias
Original Name   Melanostomias        
Taxon Name   vierecki
Original Combination   Melanostomias vierecki
Original Genus   Melanostomias
Original Genus Species   Melanostomias vierecki
OriginalSubGenus   Melanostomias
Original Author   Fowler
Original AuthorWI   Fowler [H. W.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1934
Original Family   Stomiidae
Original SubFamily   Melanostomiinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Palanog Point, East of Masbate Island, Philippines, Albatross station D.5215, depth 604 fathoms.
Primary Code   Holotype (unique)
Primary Type   USNM 92340
Journal   Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Phila.
Citation   v. 85 (for 1933)
Page   265
Illustrations   Fig. 25

SubSpecies AuthorWI   ---
Qualification SS   ---

Original QualificationSS   ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI   ---

Current Genus Species   Melanostomias vierecki
Current Species   vierecki
Current Genus   Melanostomias
Current AuthorWI   Fowler [H. W.]
Current AuthorNI   Fowler
Current Year   1934
Current Family   Stomiidae
Current Subfamily   Melanostomiinae Melanostomiinae

Water   Salt water
Distribution   Cosmopolitan.

Current Summary   Valid as Melanostomias vierecki  Fowler 1934. Stomiidae: Melanostomiinae.
Name History   • Synonym of Melanostomias valdiviae  Brauer 1902 -- (Morrow 1973:134 [ref. 7175], Gibbs & Barnett 1990:330 [ref. 14915]). • Valid as Melanostomias vierecki  Fowler 1934 -- (Harold 1999:1913 [ref. 24741]).

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albibarba Melanostomias albibarba Regan [C. T.] & Trewavas [E.] 1930Synonym
bartonbeani Melanostomias bartonbeani Parr [A. E.] 1927Valid
bilobatus Melanostomias bilobatus Koefoed [E.] 1956Synonym
biseriatus Melanostomias biseriatus Regan [C. T.] & Trewavas [E.] 1930Valid
bituberatus Melanostomias bituberatus (Regan [C. T.] & Trewavas [E.] 1930)Synonym
braueri Melanostomias braueri Zugmayer [E.] 1913Synonym
bulbosus Melanostomias bulbosus Beebe [W.] 1933Synonym
gladiator Melanostomias gladiator (Zugmayer [E.] 1911)Synonym
globulifer Melanostomias globulifer Fowler [H. W.] 1934Valid
gracilis Melanostomias gracilis (Regan [C. T.] & Trewavas [E.] 1930)Synonym
heteropogon Melanostomias heteropogon Regan [C. T.] & Trewavas [E.] 1930Synonym
longibarba Melanostomias longibarba (Regan [C. T.] & Trewavas [E.] 1930)Synonym
longipinnis Melanostomias longipinnis Pappenheim [P.] 1914Synonym
macrophotus Melanostomias macrophotus Regan [C. T.] & Trewavas [E.] 1930Valid
margaritifer Melanostomias margaritifer Regan [C. T.] & Trewavas [E.] 1930Valid
melanocaulus Melanostomias melanocaulus Regan [C. T.] & Trewavas [E.] 1930Synonym
melanopogon Melanostomias melanopogon Regan [C. T.] & Trewavas [E.] 1930Valid
melanops Melanostomias melanops Brauer [A.] 1902Valid
niger Melanostomias niger Gilchrist [J. D. F.] & von Bonde [C.] 1924Valid
nigroaxialis Melanostomias nigroaxialis Parin [N. V.] & Pokhil'skaya [G. N.] 1978Valid
paucilaternatus Melanostomias paucilaternatus Parin [N. V.] & Pokhil'skaya [G. N.] 1978Valid
pauciradius Melanostomias pauciradius Matsubara [K.] 1938Valid
pollicifer Melanostomias pollicifer Parin [N. V.] & Pokhil'skaya [G. N.] 1978Valid
problematicus Melanostomias problematicus Parr [A. E.] 1927Synonym
ramosus Melanostomias ramosus (Regan [C. T.] & Trewavas [E.] 1930)Synonym
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