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Minous versicolor


Minous versicolor was originally described as Minous versicolor by Ogilby in 1910. It belongs to the family Scorpaenidae and subfamily Synanceiinae. It is commonly known as Plumstriped waspfish and is known Plum-striped stinger in Australia, Plumstriped waspfish in USA (contiguous states), Variegated stinger in Papua New Guinea. more common names It is found in Salt water and its distribution is Australia.
Species   versicolor
AuthorWI   Ogilby [J. D.]
AuthorNI   Ogilby
Qualification   ---
Year   1910
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Scorpaeniformes Scorpaeniformes
Family   Scorpaenidae
Synanceiinae Synanceiinae
Genus   Minous
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Scorpaeniformes
Family   Scorpaenidae
Subfamily   Synanceiinae
Genus   Minous
Original Name   Minous        
Taxon Name   versicolor
Original Combination   Minous versicolor
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Minous versicolor
OriginalSubGenus   Minous
Original Author   Ogilby
Original AuthorWI   Ogilby [J. D.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1910
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Synanceiinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Off Cape Gloucester, 7 miles north-northeast of Bowen, southern Queensland, Australia, depth 26 fathoms.
Types   Syntypes: AMS E.2736 (1), E.2738 (1), I.13603-04 (1, 1).
Primary Code   ---
Journal   New Fish. Queensland
Page   111

SubSpecies AuthorWI ---
Qualification SS ---

Original QualificationSS ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI ---

Current Genus Species Minous versicolor
Current Species   versicolor
Current Genus Minous
Current AuthorWI Ogilby [J. D.]
Current AuthorNI   Ogilby
Current Year   1910
Current Family Scorpaenidae
Current Subfamily
Synanceiinae Synanceiinae

Habitat demersal        
Water Salt water
Habitat Notes Inhabits trawling grounds.
Distribution Australia.

Current Summary   Valid as Minous versicolor  Ogilby 1910. Synanceiidae: Minoinae.
Name History   • Valid as Minous versicolor  Ogilby 1910 -- (Eschmeyer et al. 1979:460 [ref. 1277], Allen & Swainston 1988:48 [ref. 25477], Paxton et al. 1989:444 [ref. 12442], Allen 1997:76 [ref. 23977], Poss 1999:2321 [ref. 24796], Johnson 1999:727 [ref. 25471], Mandrytsa 2001:272 [ref. 25636], Hutchins 2001:27 [ref. 25847], Allen et al. 2006:906 [ref. 29078]).

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adamsii Minous adamsii Richardson [J.] 1848Synonym
andriashevi Minous andriashevi Mandrytsa [S. A.] 1990Valid
blochi Minous blochi Kaup [J. J.] 1859Synonym
coccineus Minous coccineus Alcock [A. W.] 1890Valid
dempsterae Minous dempsterae Eschmeyer [W. N.], Hallacher [L. E.] & Rama-Rao [K. V.] 1979Valid
echigonius Minous echigonius Jordan [D. S.] & Starks [E. C.] 1904Synonym
inermis Minous inermis Alcock [A. W.] 1889Valid
longimanus Minous longimanus Regan [C. T.] 1908Valid
longipinnis Minous longipinnis Lloyd [R. E.] 1909Synonym
minous Minous minous (Cuvier [G.] 1829)Not available
monodactylus Minous monodactylus (Bloch [M. E.] & Schneider [J. G.] 1801)Valid
oxycephalus Minous oxycephalus Bleeker [P.] 1876Synonym
pictus Minous pictus Günther [A.] 1880Valid
pusillus Minous pusillus Temminck [C. J.] & Schlegel [H.] 1843Valid
quincarinatus Minous quincarinatus (Fowler [H. W.] 1943)Valid
russellii Minous russellii (Swainson [W.] 1839)Uncertain
satsumae Minous satsumae (Smith [H. M.] & Pope [T. E. B.] 1906)Synonym
superciliosus Minous superciliosus Gilchrist [J. D. F.] & Thompson [W. W.] 1908Synonym
trachycephalus Minous trachycephalus (Bleeker [P.] 1855)Valid
usachevi Minous usachevi Mandrytsa [S. A.] 1993Valid
woora Minous woora Cuvier [G.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1829Synonym
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